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.

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.


FALL 2019

  1. Himes and Coates Halls in LSU quad

    LSU Science Cafe: Michael Desmond, “Live Oaks, Arches & Terracotta”

    September 24, 2019, 5:00pm

    Michael Desmond, professor of architecture, will present a LSU Science Cafe talk titled “Live Oaks, Arches & Terracotta” at the LSU Digital Media Theater at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, September 24, 2019. More information

  2. Chad Kraus

    Chad Kraus, “Latent Architecture”

    September 30, 2019, 5:00pm

    Chad Kraus, Dirt Works Studio, University of Kansas, will present a School of Architecture lecture titled “Latent Architecture” at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, September 30, 2019, in the…

  3. James Richards

    James Richards Lecture

    October 02, 2019, 5:00pm

    James Richards, urban designer & author, will present a Max Z. Conrad Lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room…

  4. Joseph Watson Lecture

    October 07, 2019, 5:00pm

    Joseph Watson, LSU architecture instructor, will present a School of Architecture lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, October 7, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103)….

  5. Emmanuel Schwartz at desk

    Emmanuel Schwartz, “Rebellion and Disobedience at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts”

    October 09, 2019, 5:00pm

    Emmanuel Schwartz, curator and scholar, will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture in the Student Union Theater 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 9, 2019, in the LSU Union Theater. Emmanuel Schwartz, who holds the prestigious…

  6. Queeramics Symposium Oct. 101-11 poster

    Queeramics Symposium

    October 10, 2019, 2:00pm

    The first Queeramics Symposium will be held at LSU October 9-11, 2019. Keynote speaker Dr. Elena Castro will present a lecture Thursday, October 10, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. in Tureaud Hall, room 204. The Queeramics…

  7. Tania Gutierrez Monroy Lecture

    October 21, 2019, 5:00pm

    Tania Gutierrez Monroy, LSU architecture instructor, will present a School of Architecture lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Monday, October 21, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room…

  8. Julie Chen making a book

    Julie Chen, “Every Moment of a Book”

    October 24, 2019, 5:00pm

    Julie Chen, book artist, will present a Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Endowed Lecture titled “Every Moment of a Book” at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 24, 2019, in…

  9. Dayna Baumeister

    Dayna Baumeister Lecture

    November 13, 2019, 5:00pm

    Dayna Baumeister, Biomimicry 3.8 co-founder, will present a Paula G. Manship Endowed Lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 13, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room…

  10. Zachary Angles Lecture

    November 20, 2019, 5:00pm

    Zachary Angles, LSU architecture instructor, will present a School of Architecture lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 20, 2019, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103)….

  11. Sergio Santana

    Sergio Santana Lecture

    January 15, 2020, 5:00pm

    Sergio Santana, landscape architect, will present a Max Z. Conrad Lecture at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, January 15, 2020, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103). Mr….