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Lecture and Exhibition by New York Artist Lesley Dill

“We Are Animals of Language” | LSU Design Building Auditorium | October 9, 2013, at 5 p.m. I Gave My Whole Life to Words | LSU Museum of Art | September 6, 2013 – January 19, 2014 Acclaimed New York artist Lesley Dill will present a lecture entitled “We Are Animals of Language” as part [...]

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Retrospective of Works by Visiting Artist, Designer Peter Shire

For the first time ever, a trio of LSU’s art galleries will join forces to present a three-part retrospective featuring the works of internationally renowned artist and designer Peter Shire. The LSU Museum of Art, the LSU School of Art’s Alfred C. Glassell Jr. Exhibition Gallery and the LSU Student Union Art Gallery – working [...]

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Ceramic artist Clare Twomey visits for two-week residency

In March 2012, the School of Art hosted world-renowned and London-based ceramic artist Clare Twomey for a two-week residency. Loosely titled, “Why Make?” her project used ceramic production methods and dozens of eager student and faculty helpers to produce a staggering 1,200 bowls in eight days. As we began to work on Day One, Clare [...]

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Painting & Drawing hosts studio visits and lecture by renowned artist Walton Ford

Painter Walton Ford, a recipient of fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, visited LSU in February 2012 to meet with students in the School of Art and to speak about his career and his paintings as part of the Paula G. Manship Distinguished Lecture Series. Ford [...]

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