Jun 29, 2023 LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY: The surprising story behind George Rodrigue’s 1986 historic portrait of President Ronald Reagan, filmed with Wendy Rodrigue at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. Lots of intrigue with this one surrounding the painting’s design, multiple unveilings with Rodrigue and President Reagan, and a Moscow Summit exhibition that resulted inContinue reading “President Ronald Reagan by George Rodrigue”
This Father’s Day at 2pm, join Wendy Rodrigue for an insightful and personal tour of the new exhibition, “The River is the Road: Paintings by George Rodrigue”, including a special tribute to Rodrigue’s father, George, Sr., and his influence on the artist. Limited, first come first serve availability. Free with paid museum admission. For more informationContinue reading “June 18, 2023: George Rodrigue Father’s Day Exhibition Tour”
Gallery Talk and Tour with Wendy Rodrigue, 2:00 p.m. Experience George Rodrigue’s life and art with a personal guided tour by his widow Wendy Rodrigue. Limited, first come first serve availability. Free with paid museum admission. For more information call 225-336-2422. West Baton Rouge Museum • 845 N. Jefferson Ave • Port Allen, Louisiana • 225-336-2422
May 27, 2023 NEW ORLEANS: Join Wendy Rodrigue for the story behind George Rodrigue’s famous hand-painted Harley Davidson motorcycle. Filmed by Douglas Magnus at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel.