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Lisa Picone Interview (2009)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-09-11

Duration: 00:04:49

Subjects: Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | ARTISTS


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Picone, Lisa Interviewee


This segment from the September 11, 2009, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford’s on-set interview with Lisa Picone of the Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation. She discusses: the history of the foundation; their grant program, which aims to provide seed money to artists, businesses, and nonprofit organizations to develop new and innovative programs; the eligibility requirements for the program; and the upcoming Cultural Economy Summit.