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Art of Food: Chef Phillip Lopez (2017)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, 29.9435879, -90.0735237

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2017-09-29

Duration: 00:05:14

Subjects: Lopez, Phillip L. | Food | Ogden Museum | Arts | Bishop, Jacqueline


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Lopez, Phillip Interviewee
  • Sumrall, Bradley Speaker


This segment from the September 29, 2017, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features producer Dorothy Kendrick’s interview with Chef Phillip Lopez, the owner of Root and Square Root in New Orleans, Louisiana. He discusses his culinary philosophy. Bradley Sumrall, a curator at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, then leads Chef Lopez on a tour of the museum to find a painting by a Louisiana artist to use as his inspiration in creating a unique menu for the inaugural “Art of Food” event. Chef Lopez chooses a painting by New Orleans landscape artist Jacqueline Bishop. Host: James Fox-Smith