1995-99

Hot Dog! Blue Canine is a Gold Mine for Cajun Painter, By Christopher Cox, The Boston Herald, Arts & Lifestyle, Thursday, October 26, 1995

Absolut Book. By Richard W. Lewis. Published 1996, Journey Editions, an imprint of Charles E. Tuttle Co., Inc., Boston, MA, pp. 75, 168.

Get Ready for a Cajun New Year, Pensacola News Journal, January 5-January 11, 1996, p. 2E

George Rodrigue: A Cajun Artist . By Lawrence S. Freundlich, John Bradshaw (introduction), Lawrence B. Freundlich. Published 1997 by Penguin Studio.

Paint it Blue. Artist George Rodrigue finds the muse – and lots of cash – in a dog named Tiffany. By Amy Laughinghouse. Gwinnett Loaf, Atlanta. January 25, 1997.

Rodrigue’s Blue Dog joins Clinton and Gore striding into the 21st century. By Robert S. Wolf, The Daily Advertiser, February 24, 1997, p. 1-B.

Love inspires creativity. By Lynn Webb. The Sunday Iberian, New Iberia, La. March 2, 1997, p. 28.

Once in a Blue Dog. By Phil Maggitti. Dog and Kennel, April 1997, p. 38-43.

Persona – artist George Rodrigue. New Orleans Magazine, January 1998, p. 10.

ARTS IN AMERICA; An Artist and a Dog That Became a Cultural Icon. By Rick Bragg. THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 16, 1998

Louisiana: The Spirit of America (Art of the State). By Nancy Friedman. Published 1998, Harry N. Abrams, New York. pp. 30, 84.

Blue Dog Man. By George Rodrigue, Tom Brokaw (Foreword). Published 1999 by Stewart, Tabori and Chang, New York.

Society-types and toddlers watch as man paints dog, October 01, 1999, Web posted at: 2:11 p.m. EDT (1811 GMT), By Jayne L. Bowman, Special to CNN Interactive, available on-line

ArtScope.net Review of Blue Dog Man, by G. Jurek Polanski, available on-line

Blue Dog has its day, By Ann Morris, 9-18-99, Austin American-Statesman

Blue Dog Man reveals himself and his art through new book, By Denise Etheridge, 12-11-99, The Walton Sun, Arts and Entertainment

Blue Dog Man scratches fame behind its ears, By Lisa Broadwater, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, 9-10-99

Blue Dog artist brings work to Revel, By Lane Crockett, The Times, 10-5-99

Rodrigue makes Best of Show impresion on nation’s book scene, By Mary Tutwiiler, Acadiana Lifestyle, November 1999, Volume 13, Number 1

Here Comes Blue Dog, By Patricia Chargot, Detroit Free Press (kid’s page) 10-25-99

Meet the Blue Dog

Artist George Rodrigue explains the inspiration behind the art world’s favorite canine. By Patricia Chargot, The Sun Herald, 10-22-99

By George: As a major new book about his work is published, painter George Rodrigue discusses his life and career as the Blue Dog Man, By Kevin Allman, Where New Orleans/September 1999, p. 24-25