The School of Design at Louisiana Tech University has two gallery spaces available to artists working in all media including painting, drawing, video, printmaking, installation, sculpture, photography, ceramics, fiber, and digital works.

The SOD Galleries accepts submissions via Slideroom which are reviewed annually in a blind juried process by the SOD Gallery Committee. Artists will be contacted within six months of submission regarding acceptance via email. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and not enrolled in a degree-seeking program at the time of entry. Several calls for entry are open year-round. For full details and to apply, please visit our Slideroom page.

Gallery Hours

Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4 pm
Free and open to the public.
The galleries are closed on weekends, on University holidays, and during academic breaks.
Galleries are open later for opening receptions, as listed.


F. Jay Taylor Visual Arts Center
1 Mayfield Avenue
Ruston, LA 71272
(Between Tech Drive and Mayfield Avenue)

Click here for gallery floor plan


For more information, please call the School of Design at 318.257.3909 or contact Gallery Director Brooke Cassady /