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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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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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Nari Ward Named 2013-14 Nadine Carter Russell Chair

  New York based sculptor, Nari Ward, has been named the 2013-14 Nadine Carter Russell Chair, the highest award bestowed on a visiting artist/professional by the LSU College of Art + Design. Hosted by the School of Art, Ward will work with students at LSU and in the Baton Rouge community with a focus on the [...]

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