From The Frontline: Artist Josh Wingerter

Nov 20, 2020
The Historic New Orleans Collection

The image of boarded up shops is both familiar and disheartening here in New Orleans. A couple of months into the COVID-19 pandemic, local graffiti artist Josh Wingerter found a way to create beauty out of these barriers. The Historic New Orleans Collection interviewed Josh for their project, From The Frontline: Narratives of the COVID-19 Pandemic in New Orleans.

NOLA Mural Project / Nola Vie

Based simply on output, New Orleans is clearly a fertile ground for artists. But how welcoming and nurturing is New Orleans to all kinds of art, specifically street art? NolaVie’s Brian Friedman sat down with Neal Morris, founder of the NOLA Mural Project, to try and answer that question.