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Artist Leslie Elliottsmith Profile (2017)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2017-11-10

Duration: 00:06:57

Subjects: Elliottsmith, Leslie | Arts | ARTISTS


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Elliottsmith, Leslie Interviewee


This segment from the November 10, 2017, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features producer Dorothy Kendrick’s profile of artist Leslie Elliottsmith of Alexandria, Louisiana. She discusses: studying art education at LSU; her paintings, including “You Can’t Keep Time Waiting”; her start as a photographer in 2010; her process for creating composite images using her photographs; using the 2017 hurricanes as the inspiration for “Prophetic Divination”; the narratives of her work; and wanting to make people feel something when they see her work. Host: James Fox-Smith