Ogden Museum continues Curated Conversations, our popular series of intimate talks, now online! Curated Conversations bring curators and artists together to discuss art, exchange ideas and explore exhibitions. This Curated Conversation features Bradley Sumrall, Curator of the Collection, and John Isiah Walton, an artist included in the O What a Night! Live Auction. Bid on Walton’s work, 3 Hours of Rain, in the O What a Night! Live Auction, happening Saturday, October 17 at 8 p.m. Live bidding is available, but you can also place your bid now!
John Isiah Walton was born in 1985 in New Orleans, where he currently lives and works as a fine artist. His work has been exhibited in New York City, Austin, Texas, Los Angeles, North Carolina and Tokyo. His notable exhibitions include the solo exhibitions Beaucoup Humidity in 2015 curated by Diego Cortez and God Willing in 2016, both at P339 Gallery in New York. He has been included in group shows at the New Orleans Museum of Art and in 2019, the Level Artist Collective exhibition at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art.