Visiting Artist Program


Jonathan Brilliant, “Have Sticks, Will Travel”

Jonathan Brilliant has been named the artist in residence at the Louisiana Art & Science Museum (LASM) for two weeks, between March 25 and April 2, 2014. Multiple opportunities to connect with the artist during his residency should not be missed, including a lecture at the LSU College of Art + Design on April 7 [...]

“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 [...]

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 [...]

Cups! LSU School of Art Glassell Gallery Presents 8 Fluid Ounces 2014

8 Fluid Ounces 2014: A National Invitational Ceramic Cup Exhibition LSU School of Art Glassell Gallery | January 25–March 9, 2014 Reception with Guest Curator Mark Cole: February 20, 6–8 p.m. Cups! Cups! Cups! One of the most popular and enthusiastically anticipated exhibitions at the LSU School of Art Glassell Gallery is 8 Fluid Ounces, [...]

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 [...]