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Sculptor Becky Gottsegen Profile (2018)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-12-14

Duration: 00:05:57

Subjects: Arts | Sculptors | Gottsegen, Becky


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Gottsegen, Becky Interviewee


This segment from the December 14, 2018, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features producer Dorothy Kendrick’s profile of Becky Gottsegen, a figurative sculptor from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She discusses: learning to sculpt at workshops; her sculptures of patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia; her series of sculptures based on a play written by Lafayette resident Patricia Sidman; her interest in hyperrealism; and her sculpture of her mother. Host: James Fox-Smith