Inside Northside

Advocates of the Arts: Collectors Tim and Jan Lantrip

Advocates of the Arts: Collectors Tim and Jan Lantrip

by Linda Dautreuil, photos by Candra George “I HAVE A PARTICULAR FONDNESS for the work of Louis Morales and his painting, Bogue Falaya Park Looking Across the River. The paint is very rich in color and texture. I think his style is distinctive, even when […]

Art with Meaning: Cover Artist Julie Silvers

Art with Meaning: Cover Artist Julie Silvers

by Linda Dautreuil, photos by Candra George JULIE SILVER SURROUNDS herself with art. In a light-filled room, she overlooks manicured gardens accenting the architecture of Pio Lyons and contemporary sculptures by Arthur Silverman, Steve Martin and other noted Louisiana artists. Indoors, the collection of “high […]

Painted Thoughts: Cover Artist Ashley Longshore

Painted Thoughts: Cover Artist Ashley Longshore

by Leah Draffen, photos by Candra George FOUND DANCING, PAINTING AND BEDAZZLING, the term pop artist encapsulates who Ashley Longshore is—pops of color, pops of huge personality, pops of fearlessness and, of course, pops of Veuve Clicquot. A glance into the windows of her Magazine […]

The Makers of People: Filming in Louisiana

The Makers of People: Filming in Louisiana

by Leah Draffen, photos by Candra George SITTING ON THE BANK of the Tchefuncte River with coffee in hand, a young group of four—Shane McGoey, Eric Winder Sella, Harrison Huffman and Kyle Wiedemann—were happy to talk about their first independent film, People. Two of the […]

Relaxed Sophistication: Guste Island Home

Relaxed Sophistication: Guste Island Home

by Poki Hampton, photos by Thomas B. Growden ON GUSTE ISLAND, just three miles west of Madisonville, homes are built with great elevations to avoid being flooded by Lake Pontchartrain. Caribbean and Creole styles are perfectly suited to this terrain and climate; exterior stairways and […]