News from Winter and Spring of 2024

I was interviewed by New Orleans-based art writer Chris Waddington on March 3, 2024, for Salon Bywater, a volunteer organization that sponsors events about artists who live in New Orleans’ Bywater neighborhood, or adjacent areas. The interview was recorded and will be archived by The Historic New Orleans Collection. It[…]

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Elegance & Decadence Exhibit

Elegance & Decadence Exhibit Opens at Ogden Museum of Southern Art; September 15 to November 26, 2023

An exhibit featuring 17 prints by Richard Sexton from New Orleans: Elegance and Decadence is on view at Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans from September 15 to November 26, 2023. The exhibit is featured on the Ogden’s website here:

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Book signing at Octavia Books in New Orleans

Inaugural Book Event for Elegance & Decadence at Octavia Books, New Orleans, July 13, 2023

On July 13, 2023, the inaugural book event for the new, 30th anniversary edition of New Orleans: Elegance and Decadence, was held at Octavia Books, one of New Orleans’ finest locally-owned, independent bookstores. We had a lively SRO crowd for the talk and signing. Our next book event for the[…]

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Launch Party for 74, M4, Latin America & Sneak Preview for the New Edition of New Orleans: Elegance and Decadence

April 19, 2023, was the official launch of my latest book project: 74, M4, Latin America: a year, a camera, a road trip, which features my first serious photography project. It’s named for the year, the camera I photographed with, and the destination I traveled to. It’s framed as a[…]

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People, Porches, and Places Exhibit

People, Porches, and Places, an exhibit curated by Kathe Hambrick, director of the River Road African-American Museum, opened in New Roads at the Poydras Center on April 24, 2022. Concurrent with the exhibit opening was a dedication ceremony for the newly installed Louisiana Historical Marker for the Miss Jane Pittman[…]

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Enigmatic Stream Exhibit

Enigmatic Stream featured in the documentary film Eternal Flow

My recent project Enigmatic Stream: Industrial Landscapes of the Lower Mississippi River is featured in the documentary film Eternal Flow: A Stacked Documentary in Seven Sections by Kevin McCaffrey. One of the seven sections is about Enigmatic Stream with an interview shot in the exhibit space at the Historic New[…]

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