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.


  1. bob snead

    Bob Snead, “Laughing, Crying, and Everything Else”

    October 25, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Artist Bob Snead will lecture at the LSU School of Art at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103). The lecture, titled “Laughing, Crying, and Everything Else,”…

  2. thomas balsley

    Thomas Balsley, Paula G. Manship Lecture

    October 30, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Thomas Balsley, principal of SWA/Balsley, will present a Paula G. Manship lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, October 30, 2017, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium…

  3. Marie & Keith Zawistowski, Coleman Partners Architects Sponsored Lecture

    November 01, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Marie & Keith Zawistowski, partners of OnSIte Architecture, will lecture at the School of Architecture at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103). This lecture is…

  4. Sylvie Fortin, School of Art Lecture

    November 08, 2017, 5:00pm | LSU College of Art & Design Auditorium

    Curator, critic, editor, and arts administrator Sylvie Fortin will lecture at the LSU School of Art at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103).

  5. Matthew Carter, “Bruce Rogers’ Centaur Type”

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

    Internationally renowned British type designer Matthew Carter will present a Paula G. Manship lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, in the LSU Design…

  6. kris palagi

    Kristopher Palagi, LSU School of Architecture Lecture

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

    Kristopher Palagi, NCARB, assistant professor of the LSU School of Architecture, will present a faculty lecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, November 11, 2017, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103). Palagi joined…