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. Several calls for entry are open year round. The mission of the galleries at The School of Design at Louisiana Tech University is to contribute to student and community learning through exposure to the work and philosophy of nationally recognized contemporary artists working in the visual arts.

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Gallery Hours

Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4 pm
free and open to the public
(galleries are open later for opening receptions as listed)


The SOD Galleries are located in the F Jay Taylor Visual Arts Center at 1 Mayfield Street
Ruston, LA 71272
(between Tech Drive and Mayfield Street, next to the Natatorium, and across from A.E. Phillips School)


For more information, please call the School of Design at 318.257.3909.

The galleries are closed on the following dates due to university holidays and breaks. Please note that this is in addition to dates in between shows to install new exhibitions.
November 16 – 27, 2012
December 20, 2012 – January 3, 2013
January 21, 2013
February 9 – 13, 2013
February 27 – March 5, 2013