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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One Graphic Design Professor, Three Grants

Richard Doubleday, assistant professor of graphic design at the LSU School of Art, has recently received three grants to help fund his research in areas ranging from modern Chinese graphic design to the 1930s British journal, Typography, and the German master typographer Jan Tschichold. 1. In March 2014, Doubleday lectured and led a class critique [...]

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Art History Major Shows Work at FutureFest

Jayne Butler, a graduating senior in the College of Humanities & Social Sciences with a concentration in art history turned her digital art history project (ARTH 4482) into an exhibit at Red Stick FutureFest, the celebration of art and technology held at the LSU Digital Media Center on May 9.  Butler mixed art history and digital art with her [...]

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Houston Alumni Event, May 21, 2014

You’re invited! Alumni and friends of the LSU College of Art & Design are invited to attend an event in Houston, Texas, at the home of Lisa Roth (BID ’90) on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, from 6 – 8 p.m. Lisa Roth 2223 North Boulevard Houston, Texas 77098 Please RSVP to Kristen Higdon khigdo2@lsu.edu 225-578-5868

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Our Day with Clay! University Lab School Kindergarten Class Visits Ceramics

Earlier in April, kindergarten students from the University Lab School—including Dean Tsolakis’s son Max!—visited the ceramics unit at the LSU School of Art. The field trip began with a fun marionette performance by ceramics students enrolled in ART 2661. The puppets were made for an assignment in which the students were charged to experiment with [...]

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