Lecture Series

LSU College of Art & Design Lecture Series

The LSU College of Art & Design gratefully acknowledges the generous endowments that have established the Paula G. Manship, Alfred C. Glassell Jr., and Max Z. Conrad lecture series and the Nadine Carter Russell and Marie M. Bickham chairs. The School of Architecture is thankful for the lecture sponsorships provided by Coleman Partners Architects.

Past lectures are available to view online anytime at View Past Lectures. Artists, scholars, and design professionals interested in speaking at the LSU College of Art & Design may e-mail their credentials to adsn@lsu.edu.


  1. m. elen deming

    M. Elen Deming, “Central Park in Pictures: Landscape Representation and Social Narrative”

    March 06, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Landscape architect M. Elen Deming, professor at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, March…

  2. julie heffernan

    Julie Heffernan, Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture Series

    March 15, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Artist Julie Heffernan will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room…

  3. Ron Herman, Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture Series

    March 20, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Ron Herman, principal of Ron Herman Landscape Architect, will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 20, 2017, in the…

  4. Judy Natal, School of Art Lecture

    March 21, 2017, 4:00pm | LSU Cox Auditorium

    Chicago-based artist and photography professor at Columbia College Judy Natal will present a lecture at the LSU School of Art at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103)….

  5. mario naves

    Mario Naves, School of Art Lecture

    March 22, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Artist, critic, and teacher Mario Naves will present a lecture at the LSU School of Art at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103). Naves’s work…

  6. chun-yu wei

    Chun-Yu Wei, School of Architecture Lecture

    March 27, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Professor Chun-Yu Wei, dean of the School of Architecture at Hunan University and principal architect of Regional Studio, will present a lecture at the LSU School of Architecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, March…

  7. Jim Campbell, Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture Series

    April 03, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Jim Campbell, electronic artist and owner of White Light Inc. Studio, will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, April 3,…

  8. trey trahan

    Trey Trahan, “Nurse Log,” College of Art & Design Distinguished Alumni Lecture Series

    April 05, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Victor F. “Trey” Trehan III, founder and CEO of Trahan Architects, will present a LSU College of Art & Design Distinguished Alumni Lecture titled, “Nurse Log,” at the LSU College of Art & Design at…