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ArtBox Artist Profile: Dirk Guidry

ArtBox artist, Dirk Guidry, is working on a new commissioned mural for the recently remodeled Lafayette, Wyndham Garden Hotel on Pinhook. Painting directly on the walls of the hotel’s restaurant, Guidry visually describes a quintessential Louisiana bayou scene in his unique style. 612 more words

Acadiana Center For The Arts

Hurricane Rita: Ten Years

Ten years ago, hurricane Rita (“the forgotten hurricane”) tore through southwest Louisiana. It was only 3 weeks after hurricane Katrina had captured national attention.  Katrina had slammed New Orleans and coastal areas to the east; obliterating coastline communities throughout Mississippi and Alabama. 176 more words


Fork It Up - Summer 2015 - is HERE!

Hot off the press, our new Summer 2015 edition of Fork It Up is here for the hottest days of the year with the latest on happenings at each  140 more words


Louisiana Instagramers to follow

I absolutely love Instagram, in fact, I spend way too much time on there showing off my love for Louisiana & Texas and documenting events and news worthy stories. 346 more words


Faith...and Prayers for Lafayette and all of Acadiana

One week ago, a madman opened fire in a theater in Lafayette, La., killing 2 people and injuring others before killing himself. I don’t often use hashtags, but #AcadianaStrong #LafayetteStrong and #PrayforLafayette strikes home because yes, this is home, and people and families from throughout the Acadiana area were deeply affected.  801 more words


Social Media Images - A Tribute to Lafayette, La.

Note: This post was made for educational purposes only. I am not affiliated with Lafayette Travel.

Words can’t adequately describe how shocked and horrified I was this past week over the Lafayette, La., movie theater shooting. 549 more words