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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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A look at the work of sculpture undergrad Andre Charitat in LSU’s “Eye on a Tiger” video series

When Andre Charitat makes art, sparks fly. Literally. Charitat’s art isn’t portraits of Italian women in pastoral settings, star-filled night skies over rural French towns or statues of men squatting down deep in thought. His art is rods and sheets of metal and cloth welded and stitched together, representing the forms and functions found in nature. [...]

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Artist collective with 13 Art MFA alumni members crowdsources funding for exhibition in Galway, Ireland

In less than a month the group Expanded Draught, which includes 13 MFA alumni of the School of Art at LSU, raised 2,052 Euros through the crowdsource site :fund:it. Sixty one funders from around the world agreed to assist with the cost of materials, installation, an exhibition opening, and promotion costs. Starting March 9th 2013 they will [...]

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Megan Singleton, MFA Sculpture ’12 awarded residency for wilderness science & art collaboration

Colorado Art Ranch and the Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute are hosting one-month residencies in six different wilderness biomes throughout the United States. Three artists were chosen for each of six locations. Artists will be collecting data with researchers and creating their own work in response. The one-month residency for which Megan Singleton has been selected [...]

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School of Art profiled in Art Business Magazine, Fall 2012

Excerpt from story in the Fall 2012 issue of Art Business Magazine which features work by recent LSU alumni: Painting and Drawing student Leonardo Madriz with Reflection, part of a senior project installation, and Tide Proof Garden, located in a Mississippi River flood plain, created by Sculpture student Josh Berkley for a senior-level class “What [...]

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Artist, Peter Shire Speaks January 30 at 5:00 p.m. College of Art + Design Distinguished lecture

The LSU College of Art + Design Distinguished Lecture Series presents Peter Shire, Wednesday January 30, at 5:00 p.m. in the first floor lecture hall (RM.103) of the Art + Design Building. Peter Shire graduated from the Chouinard Art Institute in Los Angeles. His work crosses over the boundaries between sculpture, ceramics, furniture and interior [...]

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