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“The Laying on of Hands; Marking Place and Time,” by Nari Ward

New York–artist Nari Ward will lecture at the LSU College of Art + Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 24, 2014, room 103 Design Building. Ward is the 2013–14 Nadine Carter Russell Chair, a rotating residency shared among the four disciplines of the college and the highest award bestowed on a visiting artist/professional by [...]

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Nari Ward and LSU School of Art Students Work on Installations for Rooted Communities Exhibit

New York–artist Nari Ward recently completed the first of three official visits as part of his residency as the 2013–14 LSU College of Art + Design Nadine Carter Russell Chair. The focus of his January visit was to begin work on several sculptural installations that will be installed at the LSU Museum of Art for [...]

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Right Here, Now Gallery Talk at LSU Museum of Art

In conjunction with the LSU School of Art faculty exhibition Right Here, Now, the LSU Museum of Art presents a free gallery talk on Sunday, February 2, at 2pm. Join LSU School of Art faculty Kelli Scott Kelley, Jacqueline Dee Parker, and Michaelene Walsh as they discuss their work and inspirations, as well as the [...]

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New York Artist Nari Ward Collects Sculpture Materials at Scrapyards in Baton Rouge

In December 2013, New York–based sculptor Nari Ward visited Baton Rouge to scout for project ideas and materials and to meet with Malcolm McClay, associate professor of sculpture at the LSU School of Art. As the 2013–14 Nadine Carter Russell Chair, a rotating residency shared among the four disciplines of the college and the highest [...]

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The LSU Museum of Art Presents Rooted Communities by Nari Ward

Rooted Communities by Nari Ward LSU Museum of Art | February 7 – August 10, 2014 The LSU Museum of Art will feature the first museum exhibition of Nari Ward’s work since the New York–based artist received a coveted Rome Prize in 2012–13. Rooted Communities, Ward’s first solo exhibition in Louisiana, will open February 7, [...]

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Faculty Art Show: “Right Here, Now”

  The works of 24 LSU School of Art faculty members are on display at the LSU Museum of Art in an exhibition titled Right Here, Now. The exhibition opened on November 8 and will run through February 16, 2014. Right Here, Now is a wonderful opportunity to experience the quality of art produced by LSU School of [...]

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