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City National Bank Art Exhibit (1985)




Genre: Newsmagazine

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-04-14

Duration: 00:03:59

Subjects: Bell, Emerson, 1931-2006 | Museum exhibits | Arts | African American artists | HUNTER, CLEMENTINE | Hayden, Frank, 1934-1988 | LaVergne, Al, 1943-


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Stewart, Genevieve Reporter


This segment from the April 14, 1985, episode of the series “Folks” features Genevieve Stewart’s visit to an African American art exhibit at City National Bank in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Stewart reports that the exhibit highlighted the work of several Louisiana artists, including Clementine Hunter, Frank Hayden, Emerson Bell, and Al Lavergne. Host: Rob Hinton