sculpture http://redriverradio.org en Artist builds skateboarder-friendly sculpture in Shreveport Common http://redriverradio.org/post/artist-builds-skateboarder-friendly-sculpture-shreveport-common <p>Skateboarding icon Steve Olson is in the midst of a six-week artist residency with the Shreveport Regional Arts Council. The Los Angeles-based artist is crafting a "skateable sculpture" that will be installed in downtown’s Shreveport Common.</p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 16:18:35 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 39486 at http://redriverradio.org Artist builds skateboarder-friendly sculpture in Shreveport Common Natchitoches artist praised for wood creations http://redriverradio.org/post/natchitoches-artist-praised-wood-creations <p>Two wood sculptures by Northwestern State University&nbsp;art professor Michael&nbsp;Yankowski have received honorable mention in the&nbsp;Design in Wood Exhibition&nbsp;under way in&nbsp;Del Mar, Calif. His sculpture, &quot;Spiritus,&quot; will be included&nbsp;in Art Melt, set for&nbsp;July 14 in&nbsp;Baton Rouge. Tue, 26 Jun 2012 17:11:58 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 13235 at http://redriverradio.org Natchitoches artist praised for wood creations Nacogdoches historical group celebrates poet Karle Wilson Baker http://redriverradio.org/post/nacogdoches-historical-group-celebrates-poet-karle-wilson-baker <p>Friends of Historic Nacogdoches will&nbsp;put on a one-woman&nbsp;play&nbsp;bringing to life the writings of&nbsp;Karle Wilson Baker. She was a prolific poet of the 1920s and&nbsp;1930s who lived in Nacogdoches. A bronze statue of Baker&nbsp;will be erected in downtown Nacogdoches this fall. The fund raiser titled&nbsp;&quot;Karle Wilson Baker: A Writer&#39;s Life&quot; will be held May 18 and 19 at Cole Art Center. Tue, 15 May 2012 17:06:15 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 11257 at http://redriverradio.org Nacogdoches historical group celebrates poet Karle Wilson Baker