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 2015–16 lecture sponsorships provided by Coleman Partners Architects and Eskew+Dumez+Ripple.

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. catherine seavitt nordenson

    Catherine Seavitt Nordenson, Nadine Carter Russell Endowed Chair Lecture

    February 15, 2016, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Catherine Seavitt Nordenson, spring 2016 Nadine Carter Russell Endowed Chair, will lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design in the LSU Design Building Auditorium, room 103, at 5 p.m. on Monday, February 15,…

  2. alex kanevsky

    Alex Kanevsky, Alfred C. Glassell Jr. Endowed Lecture

    February 17, 2016, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Artist Alex Kanevsky will lecture at the LSU School of Art as part of the Alfred C. Glassell Jr. Endowed Lecture Series, at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 17, 2016, in the LSU Design…

  3. jim burnett

    Jim Burnett, FASLA, College of Art & Design Distinguished Alumni Lecture Series

    March 02, 2016, 5:30pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Jim Burnett, FASLA, president of the Office of James Burnett (OJB), will lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 2, 2016, as part of the college’s Distinguished…

  4. black in design

    Black in Design Conference: Satellite Lectures and Q&A Session

    March 04, 2016, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    The Black in Design Conference, organized by the African American Student Union (AASU) at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (HGSD), seeks to simultaneously recognize the contributions of African Descendants to the design fields…

  5. andrea cochran

    Andrea Cochran, Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture

    March 14, 2016, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Landscape Architect Andrea Cochran, FASLA, will lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design as part of the Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture Series at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 14, 2016, in the…

  6. richard niessen

    Richard Niessen, Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture

    March 16, 2016, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Graphic designer Richard Niessen will lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design as part of the Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture Series at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, in the…

  7. billie faircloth

    Billie Faircloth, Coleman Partners Architects Sponsored Lecture

    April 18, 2016, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Billie Faircloth, partner and research director at KieranTimberlake, will lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, April 18, 2016, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103)….

  8. barnaby barford

    Barnaby Barford, Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture

    April 20, 2016, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Multimedia artist Barnaby Barford will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, in the Design Building Auditorium (room…