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 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.


SPRING 2018

  1. Fonna Forman

    Fonna Forman, “The Political Equator: Localizing the Global”

    January 24, 2019, 10:30am

    Fonna Forman, political theorist, will present the Nadine Carter Russell Chair lecture titled “The Political Equator: Localizing the Global” at the LSU College of Art & Design at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 24, 2019, in…

  2. Camille Rose Garcia

    Camille Rose Garcia, “The Cosmic Mind: Tapping into Deep Imagination”

    January 28, 2019, 5:00pm

    Camille Rose Garcia, artist, will present a School of Art and Baton Rouge Gallery-sponsored lecture titled “The Cosmic Mind: Tapping into Deep Imagination with Camille Rose Garcia” at the LSU College of Art &…

  3. Aleksandr Mergold

    Aleksandr Mergold Lecture

    February 04, 2019, 5:00pm

    Aleksandr Mergold, Cornell University professor, will present a Coleman Partners Architects sponsored lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, February 4, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room…

  4. Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin

    Broomberg & Chanarin Lecture

    February 20, 2019, 5:00pm

    Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin, artists, will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium…

  5. Anca Matyiku

    Anca Matyiku Lecture

    February 27, 2019, 5:00pm

    Anca Matyiku, visiting instructor, will present a School of Architecture lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103)….

  6. Lily Chi

    Lily Chi Lecture

    March 11, 2019, 8:00am

    Lily Chi, professor, Cornell University, will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture Series lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 11, 2019, in the LSU Design Building…

  7. Martha Schwartz

    Martha Schwartz, “My Existential Crisis and Other Random Acts”

    March 18, 2019, 8:00am

    Martha Schwartz, founding partner, Martha Schwartz Partners, will present a Max Z. Conrad Lecture Series lecture titled “My Existential Crisis and Other Random Acts” at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on…

  8. Graeme Brooker

    Graeme Brooker Lecture

    March 25, 2019, 5:00pm

    Graeme Brooker, Professor and Head of Interior Design, the Royal College of Art, will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, March…

  9. Matt Wedel

    Matt Wedel Lecture

    April 03, 2019, 5:00pm

    Matt Wedel, artist, will present a Reilly Visiting Artist lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103). Matt Wedel…

  10. Brian McLean

    Brian McLean Lecture

    April 25, 2019, 5:00pm

    Brian McLean, director of rapid prototype, LAIKA, will present a School of Art lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium…