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Artist Leopold Frilot Profile

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-06-11

Duration: 00:04:02

Subjects: Frilot, Leopold A., Jr. | Arts | ARTISTS | Woodwork

Contributors:

  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Allen, Gary Photographer
  • Frilot, Leopold Interviewee

Description

This segment from the June 11, 2010, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features producer Gary Allen’s profile of self-taught wood artist Leopold Frilot, one of the 150 artists participating in the LPB Art and Travel Auction. Frilot discusses: his functional style; wood art in Louisiana; the wood dictating the final product; the stories behind some of his pieces; and the importance of art. Hosts: Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford