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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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EKSTASIS, a performance by Associate Professor of Sculpture Malcolm McClay runs at Good Children Gallery in New Orleans

  Ekstasis explores that which makes us human, the need to make a mark, to record our existence, to communicate. This 36-hour ritual begins with prints of the body, first hands, then arms, then torso in this primal gesture that reaches back to those first marks of mankind recorded in Paleolithic caves. Then the printing evolves [...]

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Summer Art Programs in Ireland, Italy, England, Germany, France; Intersession in NYC

Art in Ireland is a studio program based at the Burren College of Art. The college, a cutting edge facility accredited by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, offers an opportunity for focused activity that draws upon the unique landscape of the Burren. This places the students in a setting where they are simultaneously surrounded [...]

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Malcolm McClay & Chicory Miles exhibit at Acadian Center For the Arts

The Wallsteads of Civilization by Malcolm McClay and Portraits of a Burn Wood  by Chicory Miles opens this week at the Acadian Center for the Arts, 101 West Vermillion St. Lafayette, LA 70501. Opening Reception: Saturday January 12th, 6:00 – 9:00pm The Wallsteads of Civilization From the ringforts of the pre-Christian Celtic civilization through the 5th and [...]

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Malcolm McClay brings Austrian & Irish artists to Good Children Gallery, New Orleans

      Post- Fordlândia An exhibition of new collaborative work by Tom Flanagan & Megs Morley at Goodchildren Gallery New Orleans, Curated by Malcolm McClay. 11 August at 18:00 until 1 September at 17:00 Post- Fordlândia is a series of films and photographic works exploring the ruins of Fordlândia,  Henry Ford’s failed utopian, white-picket town constructed in 1928 in the [...]

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