NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The late John T. Scott was probably New Orleans’ most influential artist of the 20th century. His monumental abstract sculptures can still be found in the cityscape, and the generations of artists he taught, during his 42 years as a professor at Xavier University, carry on his legacy.
Scott’s role as a star of the local arts scene was already well established in 1992, when he received a “Genius Grant” from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, expanding his reputation internationally. national.
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