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The Black Artist in Art Exhibit (1985)




Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-10-20

Duration: 00:07:31

Subjects: African American artists | African American art | Museum exhibits | Louisiana State Exhibit Museum (Shreveport, La.)


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Daniel, Roosevelt Interviewee
  • Stephens, Spencer Interviewee


This segment from the October 20, 1985, episode of the series “Folks” features Rob Hinton’s visit to “The Black Artist in Art” exhibit at the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum in Shreveport, which highlights the work of several African American artists from north Louisiana. It includes interviews with artists Roosevelt Daniel and Spencer Stephens.