2005

Southern Living Magazine. January 2005

Artwork depicting a hungover Blue Dog has local artist George Rodrigue seeing red. By Gwen Filosa, Staff writer. The New Orleans Times Picayune,Tuesday, January 04, 2005. online

Chili Pepper Magazine:  January/February issue. Sit. Stay. Eat. By Brooks Hamaker The Blue Dog Café in Lafayette, Louisiana, is home to one of the largest single collections of famed artist George Rodrigue’s work, not to mention world-class crab Florentine http://www.chilepepper.com

Let your love show < http://www.commercialappeal.com/mca/food/article/0,1426,MCA_495_3531794,00.html >
commercialappeal.com (subscription) – Memphis,TN,USA

… One Valentine’s Day he planned a trip to Carmel, where they visited the Blue Dog Gallery and spent time with artist George Rodrigue and his wife Wendy, who are …

HOT POPPIES, by Leon Rooke (cover by Rodrigue). Porcupine’s Quill (March 31, 2005)

PLANET DOG, by Sandy and Harry Choron. Houghton Mifflin Publishing, 2005.

CLAIRE BY MOONLIGHT, by Lynne Kositsky (cover by Rodrigue). Tundra Books, April 2005.

Cognitive Style in Creative Work: The Case of the Painter George Rodrigue, by Subrata Dasgupta. Institute of Cognitive Science, University of Louisiana at Lafayette. online

Musueum goes to dogs, by Doug MacCash, art critic. The New Orleans Times Picayune, Friday, April 8, 2005. online

Bus helps OLA students learn about Van Gogh. Columbia Ledger, April 14, 2005. online

The birth of an artist. Jazzfest discovers Ponchatoula painter Bill Hemmerling, by Doug MacCash, art critic. The New Orleans Times Picayune, April 15, 2005. online

Blue, yes; dog, no, by Doug MacCash, art critic. The New Orleans Times Picayune, April 15, 2005. online

Blue dog artist creates print to commemorate Katrina, KATC – Lafayette,LA,USA. The creation of artist George Rodrigue is usually seen in more festive surroundings. But in a painting to be sold for the Red Cross …   September 2005. online

Business Relocations
2theadvocate.com – Baton Rouge,LA,USA
… George Rodrigue plans to unveil a painting titled “We Will Rise Again,” with the goal of raising $5 million for the Southeast Louisiana Chapter of the … September 2005. online

New Orleans artist paints symbol of recovery
The Daily Advertiser – Lafayette, LA, USA

George Rodrigue is determined that the blue dog, along with the rest of New Orleans, will rise again.   online

New “Blue Dog” Print
KLFY – Lafayette,LA,USA
George Rodrigue entitled the print “We Will Rise Again.”. Rodrigue has partnered with the Southeast Louisiana Red Cross in hopes of raising $5 million. … online

Blue dog to the rescue.
Blue Dog helping raise Red Cross money By Doug MacCash, Arts writer
New Orleans Times Picayune, Tuesday, November 08, 2005 online