People enjoy the sun next to a wading pool in front of the Louvre museum on July 7, 2013 in Paris. AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL MEDINA        (Photo credit should read MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images)

Amherst Artist To Exhibit Work At Louvre In Paris

Artist Andrae Green, of Amherst, is a paradox — a man whose native country, Jamaica, was seared by colonial oppression, but also an artist who has been trained in classical European techniques and who names the 16th-century Italian Caravaggio as his favorite painter.