Louisiana Cultural Equity Arts

2021-2022 Louisiana Cultural Equity Arts Recipients

Individual Recipients

  Project DisciplineArtistName of Project
1DocumentationAhmad WhiteDestined To Be First
2DocumentationShaka ZuluSharing The Culture Around The World: No Where Else But New Orleans
3DrummingZohar IsraelIndividual
4Education MaterialsAndrew WisemanIndividual
5Education MaterialsDavid BatisteIndividual
6FilmBianca SiplinWe Must Save Our Schools
7FilmChristina HillThibodeauxville – The Story of the Thibodaux Massacre: Race, Riot, and Resilience
8FilmGian Francisco SmithLafitte Suite
9FilmJonathan Isaac Jackson“Streets”
10FilmKenneth BrownStop…Pause… Jubilee
11FilmKiana CallowayPost Incarceration Syndrome: A NOLA Narrative Told by the Formerly Incarcerated Peer Support Group
12FilmRenee Nicole BensonThe Black Ophelia
13FilmSaia SmithBlack Film Festival
14MultidisciplinaryAlana Harris“Sacred Journey of a Living Culture Bearer Intersection: Black Masking Baby Doll”
15MultidisciplinaryAyo ScottRenaissance
16MultidisciplinaryChristine BrownHouse NOT For Sale NOLA (A Short Doc)
17MultidisciplinaryDelaney GeorgeProject Resurgence: Phase 1
18MultidisciplinaryGeovane Paiva SantosThe Griot Series
19MultidisciplinaryGreer E. MendySomething To Say
20MultidisciplinaryKeni Anwaruntitled (i am…)
21MultidisciplinaryLakeba AngelleArtist Connection
22MultidisciplinaryLemar ArceneauxGangs of New Orleans “In the hole”
23MultidisciplinaryLeyla McCallaBreaking the Thermometer to Hide the Fever
24MultidisciplinaryMelanie GreeneAlien Seed, Southern Clay – A Sapphire Film
25MultidisciplinarySha’condria SibleyPass It On open mic
26MultidisciplinaryShana M. griffinTheirs Was A Movement Without Marches: Black Women in Public Housing
27MultidisciplinaryStephen MontalvoIn That Number
28MultidisciplinaryTania VidalEstado de Los Unidos y La Migración del Arte
29Music Performance SeriesNate CameronBroadside/For The Horticulture Gardens
30Music RecordingDarianna Videaux Capitel“Raíces: Routes to the Roots”
31Music RecordingJamal BatisteBe The Change You Want To See
32Music RecordingKrystle Sims CameronGlbl Wmng Music Presentation
33Music RecordingWesley PhillipsNew Orleans’ Congo Jazz Drumming
34Performance, TheatreDamien L BrownNola Gospel Awards
35Performance, TheatreDenise AugustineThe Art of Creole Storytelling
36Performance, TheatreDr. Brice MillerDwight’s Cultural Garden
37Performance, TheatreKelly JonesTRUST      (Part 2 of a 3 Part Series entitled We Are Somebody)
38Performance, TheatreSaheed Olalekan Afrobeat Music Festival
39PublicationsDianne HonoreBlack Masking Legacy, Big Chief Darryl Montana
40PublicationsRonnie Moore60 Years Later, 40 Years To Go: The Biography of Ronnie Moore
41Visual Arts, PhotographyAngel OmoikeLouisiana music culture exhibit
42Visual Arts, PhotographyJamar Duvol Pierre Resilience: The Tchoupitoulas Street Floodwall Mural – New Orleans Musical Influence in America
43Visual Arts, PhotographyPatrick HenryMusic Box: A visual encounter with music
44Visual Arts, PhotographySheleen JonesSheleen Jones,  President of New Orleans National conference of Artist
45Visual Arts, PhotographyWyShonda Elise MarshallNola CultureVated  or  WEthePeople  (either one of the two)

Organization Recipients

 DisciplineOrganization NameName of Project
1FilmBishop Blue of LouisianaThe School Sagas Series
2ExhibitionKatrina National Memorial Park Charitable FoundationKatrina National Museum Education Outreach and Katrina List Project
3Performance, TheatreLouisiana Afro-Indigenous SocietyNew Orleans Bounce Music Festival
4Performance, TheatreNew Orleans Juneteenth FestivalNew Orleans Juneteenth Festival
5Performance, TheatreN’Fungola Sibo African Dance and Drum Company, Inc.N’Fungola Sibo Dance and Drum Company Presentation
6Performance, TheatreNOLA The Radical BuffoonsPacman: A Survivor’s Guide to Loving Yourself in a World that’s Actually Trying to Kill You
7MultidisciplinaryNOLAvate Black Black Tech NOLA: Artist Summit
8DocumentationThe Original Wild Tchoupitoulas IndiansThe Original Wild Tchoupitoulas