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Painter Eddie Mormon Profile (2019)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2019-10-11

Duration: 00:04:46

Subjects: Mormon, Eddie | Arts | Painters | ARTISTS | PAINTINGS


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Mormon, Eddie Interviewee


This segment from the October 11, 2019, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features Dorothy Kendrick’s profile of Eddie Mormon, a self-taught painter from Lake Charles, Louisiana. He discusses: learning to paint in the dirt as a five-year-old; his subject matter; making his own colors since he is color-blind; and painting from his soul. Host: James Fox-Smith