Wayne Amedee

With an artistic career spanning four decades, Wayne Amedee has shown in New Orleans, Atlanta, Houston, Los Angeles, Chicago and New York. He has also earned numerous awards, including a Rockefeller Grant, New Orleans Museum of Art Award, and Loyola University’s Jesuit Award for “People for Others”. He is represented in NOMA’s permanent collection, and helped establish Loyola University’s sculpture garden. In 2014, Amedee was selected by the Louisiana Office of Cultural Development as Artist of the Year. He has been on the board of many community-based non-profit organizations, and has most recently been crucial in the expansion efforts of Antenna and Big Class.