Allen Toussaint by Brendon Palmer-Angell


On the corner of Kerlerec Street and North Claiborne Avenue, (1441 N. Claiborne Ave.), is a painting of soul and R&B icon Allen Toussaint (based on Glade Bilby II’s portrait).

The mural is part of the NOLA Mural Project and was painted by volunteer and New York native, Brendon Palmer-Angell.



One image I saw in a parking lot the other I saw at a museum. I wonder which artist was inspired by the other.

The one on the left did not have a signet.

The one on the right is in New Orleans Museum of Art sculpture garden. It’s by Koren born artst, Do-Ho Suh and is named, Karma