It is with great pleasure that the Acadiana Center for the Arts (AcA) in Lafayette, LA has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts grant. Art I-10 is a multifaceted project aimed at linking arts organization along I-10 via the Internet and printed materials. Our goal is to make art and art viewing a common activity for this southern corridors' cultural experience, as well as cement a connection between our growing art communities.
In conjunction with Art I-10, the Acadiana Center for the Arts will host an exhibition highlighting artist living and working along the I-10 corridor from October 14, 2017 – February 27, 2018. This exhibition will also run in tandem with Prospect 4, New Orleans.
Currently the artists are:
Luis Cruz Azaceta, New Orleans, LA
Brandon Ballengee, Lafayette, LA
Willie Birch, New Orleans, LA
J. Chalet Comellas, Tallahassee, FL
Kristin Calabrese, Los Angeles, CA
Pablo Gimenez-Zapiola, Houston, TX
Wes Kline, Las Cruces, NM
Jonathan Mayers, Baton Rouge, LA
Michael McCraw, Mobile, AL
Samuel Reveles, El Paso, TX
Chris Sauter, San Antonio, TX
Image: Chris Sauter, Two Powerline Towers