2000-03

BLUE DOG FOR CHRISTMAS
With George Rodrigue, Artist and Author, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2000; Noon EST , Washingtonpost.com, available on-line

A Blue Dog Christmas, with CBS News Early Show host Bryant Gumbel. NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2000. online

Rodrigue to lead Andalusians, By Barbara Nelson, 2-11-2000, The Daily Iberian

Exhibit highlights vodka maker’s ad campaign, June 5, 2000, Web posted at: 1:05 p.m. EDT (1705 GMT), By Thurston Hatcher, CNN Interactive Writer, available on-line

Louisiana Faces. By Philip Gould and Jason Berry. Published 2000, Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge. p. 110

Blue Dog. By George Rodrigue, Lawrence S. Freundlich. Published 2000, Stewart, Tabori and Chang, New York.

A Blue Dog Christmas. By George Rodrigue, David McAninch. Published 2000, Stewart, Tabori and Chang, New York.

Blue Dog Love. By George Rodrigue, Wendy Rodrigue. Published 2001 by Stewart, Tabori and Chang, New York.

A Blue Dog Is This Man’s Best Friend, By Bettijane Levine, Times Staff Writer, LA Times

Blue Dog Artist. Reported by: Pam Dixon, Lafayette, Date: December 14, 2001, kplctv.com.

HARRY CONNICK JR.’S NEW ORLEANS. by MARK SEAL, American Way, March 15, 2001. available on-line

Blue Dog puts artist’s career in the pink, By Alison Maxwell, USATODAY.com, 06/15/2001 – Updated 03:54 PM ET, available on-line

Why is Blue Dog Blue. By George Rodrigue, Bruce Goldstone. Published in 2002 by Stewart, Tabori and Chang, New York.

A Case of the Blues, Kathy Seale , News staff writer, The Birmingham News, 01/29/02

Blue Dog artist gives Red Cross $500,000. Donation comes from poster proceeds. 03/11/2002, WWLTV.com.

Locals remember September 11th. 03/11/2002, Bill Capo – WWL-TV Reporter, WWL-TV.

Rodrigue’s past, present exhibited. From Cajun scenes to Blue Dog. By Alain A. de la Villesbret. Daily World. Posted on June 7, 2002.

The Art of George Rodrigue. By Ginger Danto. Preface by Michael Lewis. Published 2003 by Harry N. Abrams, New York.

Art News

September

The Fine Art of Advertising. By Barry Hoffman. Published 2003 by Stewart, Tabori & Chang, New York. pp. 11, 137-139.

The Blue Dog Is Gone with the Wind. by Barbara Twardowski, Inside Northside Magazine, June/July 2003. available online

New Blue Dog book. The Times Picayune, New Orleans, October 31, 2003.

Painter teaches professor. Rodrigue’s ‘mind’ was study’s focus. By R. Reese Fuller. The Daily Advertiser, Lafayette. November 2, 2003.

Centrist Democrats with an unofficial mascot. By Ron Brackett and Lennie Bennett, The Saint Petersburg Times, November 7, 2003.

Blue Dog artist to sign new book. By Linda Parham. The Birmingham News, November 11, 2003.

Seeking Blue Dog respect. Cajun pop artist George Rodrigue’s new book is a lot more than just a retrospective of his life’s work. It’s a quest for legitimacy in the snooty heights of the fine art world. By Doug MacCash, The Times Picayune, November 12, 2003.

The Blue Dog’s Master. George Rodrigue looks back on 40 years of painting and discusses his new book. By R. Reese Fuller / Staff Writer, The Times of Acadiana, November 12, 2003.

Local artist to help raise money for “I like Mike” campaign. LSUsports.net, November 21, 2003.

A gift they’ll open time and time again. The Art of George Rodrigue , introduction by Ginger Danto, preface by Michael Lewis (Abrams, $50). – Umminger, USA Today, December 4, 2003.

Looking for something for that tough-to-buy person? Try a work of art. By Kurt Shaw, Art Critic, Tribune Review, December 18, 2003.

Pioneer fine arts teacher retiring. Paul’s leadership put program at top. By Trey Iles,St. Tammany bureau The Times Picayune, Friday December 19, 2003.