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Kelli Scott Kelley Awarded the 2014 Michael Crespo Visual Artist Fellowship

Kelli Scott Kelley, professor of painting & drawing at the LSU School of Art, has been awarded the 2014 Michael Crespo Visual Artist Fellowship, administered through the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge. The $5,000 fellowship is intended to recognize the quality and breadth of work by a visual artist who has established his or [...]

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Painting by LSU School of Art Alumna Kristin Malin Finds its Way Home

In 1979, LSU School of Art painting alumna Kristin Malin received the Purchase Prize at the LSU Union Student Art Show for her work entitled Metamorphosis, a triptych of an abstract, reclining womanly figure. Anne Price, an art reviewer for The Advocate (Baton Rouge, La.), described the work as “imaginative and haunting and a concept [...]

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Maria Munoz Awarded National ASLA Council of Fellows Scholarship

Third-year undergraduate student Maria Munoz of the LSU Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture is one of three recipients of a $4,000 American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Council of Fellows Scholarship for 2014. Originally from Puerto Rico, Munoz has noted that she was exposed to and rooted in a culture with a history that [...]

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Landscape Launches Adopt-A-Studio!

The LSU Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture has launched Adopt-A-Studio, an online fundraising initiative geared toward recent graduates of the program. Adopt-a-Studio invites alumni to help update the studio spaces where they once honed their own art and design skills. The school is reaching out to alumni who have graduated within the past decade [...]

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LSU Architecture Alumni to Be Honored at AIA in Chicago

The 2014 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention will be held June 26–28 in Chicago at McCormack Place. This conference allows architects to network, explore new trends, and stay ahead of the game with the latest design techniques. The conference also includes keynote speakers such as internet entrepreneur Tony Hsieh, founder of Zappos shoes, and [...]

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Spring 2014 Commencement Highlights

On May 16, 2014, 165 students in the LSU College of Art & Design were awarded degrees—129 baccalaureates and 36 masters in the fields of architecture, art, interior design, and landscape architecture. Awarded diplomas included: 26 Bachelor of Architecture and 10 Master of Architecture; 57 Bachelor of Fine Arts and six Master of Fine Arts; [...]

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