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Senator Duet

Congratulations to Assistant Art Professor Nicole Duet on being elected to the Louisiana Tech University Faculty Senate. She joins Associate Professor Saul Zalesch and Assistant Professor Jes Schrom on this important campus organization.

Bukowski Presenting in Poland

Professor of Art Marie Bukowski will be presenting the “Visualization of Science & Technology through Art” in an interactive session at the International Conference on the Image in Poznan, Poland on September 14, 2012.  The conference aims to shed light on the boundaries of language, culture, scientific research, artistic production,...
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Jerry Berg's Big Italian Adventure

You will enjoy following Associate Professor of Art Jerry Berg’s travels through la bella Italia this summer. You can read his daily essays at http://www.jerryberg.com/2012/07/01/italy-adventure-day-4-pitti-palace-and-museums/ . Just click on the dates on the calendar on the right side of the page. Bon viaggio Jerry !

Bukowski has Been Selected

School of Art Professor Marie Bukowski has been selected to exhibit her work in RE OPEN 2012.  In order to promote the best in contemporary printmaking, and to spotlight new talent, the Royal Society of Painter Printmakers (RE) is launching a brand new printmaking exhibition: the RE OPEN. Designed as...
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Homer Louisiana Mural Dedication

Congratulations to Studio Associate Professor Nick Bustamante and his students on completing this special Louisiana Tech University Service Learning project. The Homer Mural Project dedication will by held this coming Saturday, May 26 at noon in the Court House Square 309 North Main Street, Homer Louisiana. Well done indeed.

Marie Bukowski, Honorable Mention

Marie Bukowski, Honorable Mention in New Works in Contemporary Printmaking Left: Interstices #41  Right: Interstices #43 Artist Statement I present conclusions. I record the spontaneous appearance of a thought. My work contains the results of an investigation into the nature of relationships; or it is the clear declaration of a complex...
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Frank Hamrick Published

Louisiana Tech assistant professor of photography Frank Hamrick snapped into the May 2012 issue of “The Sun Magazine” with a photograph of his clothesline. Hamrick said he was excited upon hearing news of this publication. “It always feels good to have your work selected for a publication or an exhibition,” he...
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Sculpture / Installation Mix Media

The recent installation at Turbo Goat in downtown Ruston is the creation of Louisiana Tech Architecture graduate student James Lamb.  James produced the work in response to a sculpture / installation mix media curriculum assignment in Art 541, a studio sculpture class offered in the School of Art. The large-scale...
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Studio BFA Exhibition at School of Art Galleries

School of Art Galleries: Studio BFA Exhibition Exhibition dates: May 10 – 17, 2012 Opening reception: Thursday, May 10th, 5 – 7 pm Louisiana Tech University School of Art Studio BFA Exhibition 2012 is hosting their opening reception in the F. Jay Taylor Visual Arts Center from 5 – 7pm....
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Artist Lecture at Enterprise Center this Wednesday

Please join Jes Schrom for her artist lecture, Process, Performance, Needles, and Guns on Wednesday, April 18th at the Enterprise Center in conjunction with her exhibition, Connective Gestures. Lecture begins at 7 pm. Exhibition runs through April 20th. Gallery hours are Monday- Friday 8 am – 5 pm. The Enterprise...
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The Annual Student Art Show

THE ANNUAL ART STUDENT SHOW, Thursday, March 29 in the F. Jay Taylor  Visual Arts Center Galleries. 5:00P – Juror Talk, KELLI CONNELL, VAC 103 6:00P – Opening Reception and Awards Presentation The exhibition will run fro March 29 – April 10, 2012

Connective Gestures

Please join us for a reception for Connective Gestures,  art work by Assistant Professor of Photography Jes Schrom  Friday, March 30th at the Enterprise Center. The reception for Connective Gestures will be held on Friday, March 30th from 6-8 pm. The show runs through April 20th. Gallery hours are Monday-...
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Homermural Project

You will want to check out the Homermural site (http://homermural.wordpress.com/) and keep up with this terrific project lead by Associate Professor of Art Nick Bustamante. This is a great opportunity for our students to learn new skills while giving back to our community. Well done!

Annual Student Show reception and juror talk

Join the Louisiana Tech University School of Art next week for the opening of our Annual Student Show, along with a lecture and book signing by juror Kelli Connell. When: Thursday, March 29 5 pm: lecture by Kelli Connell, juror (room 103) 6 pm: exhibition reception and awards (gallery) -Kelli...
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ComDes Students Win Awards

Louisiana Tech communication design majors have participated in the 2012 American Advertising Competition, sponsored by the American Advertising Federation of Shreveport-Bossier (AAFSB).  Five undergraduates and one graduate student majoring in communication design have won a total of eight awards with their entries, and most of them featured designs created as...
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100 under 100 – The New Superstars of Southern Art

Frank Hamrick, an assistant professor of art and photography area coordinator at Louisiana Tech University, has been included in the article “ – As Selected by Their Peers” in issue 76 of Oxford American Magazine. Hamrick was nominated to be on the list by Jim Sherraden, curator at Hatch Show...
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Hatch Show Print Exhibit and Workshop

Printmaker, Jim Sherraden from Hatch Show Print in Nashville, TN visited the Louisiana Tech University School of Art this week for a series of lectures and letterpress workshops, which coincided with a major exhibition in the School of Art’s Main Gallery. Hatch Show Print is a letterpress design and print...
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Exhibition opening and artist lecture

Join the Louisiana Tech University School of Art next week for two new exhibitions. When: Tuesday, February 7 5 pm: lecture by Jim Sherraden, Director of Hatch Show Print (room 103) 6 pm: exhibition reception free and open to the public, refreshments served at reception What: Main Gallery: Hatch Show...
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Cedar Creek Visits

Today we had a very nice group of students taking art classes from MaryAnn Wiloughby at Cedar Creek High School. They were here to view the Art Faculty Exhibition currently showing in our School of Art Galleries. Tech art professors Marie Bukowski, Mary Louise Carter, Frank Hamrick, and Todd Maggio...
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Frank Hamrick Published

Assistant professor and photography program coordinator, Frank Hamrick has a portfolio of his work included in the revised textbook “The Elements of Photography”. The portfolio focuses on Hamrick’s choice of presenting his photography via handmade books as a way to join it with his writing and other creative outlets. In...
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Bag This

Art classes at A. E. Phillips are participating in a public art installation with a group of art students taught by Jes Schrom from the Louisiana Tech School of Art. This is an amazing opportunity for them and they are very  excited! We are in need of plastic Shopping bags...
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Master of Fine Arts Show and Talk

A selection of the artists from the MFA Show currently on display at the Enterprise Center Gallery will conduct a gallery walk-through and talk on Wednesday, January 25th at 7pm. The Masters of Fine Arts students will discuss their individual projects and answer questions. MFA students participating in this are...
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Endowed Art Scholarship Announced

It is indeed with a grateful heart that we are pleased to announce the Lenora McDonald Neel and Oliver Fulton Neel School of Art Endowed Scholarship. Dr. Reba K. Neel created this $100,000 scholarship in memory of her parents. This scholarship will help art undergraduates with their college expenses. Dr....
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Call for Entries

It is time to gather up your year’s best work for the Annual Student Show. The deadline for entries is Sunday, February 5 at 11:59PM. This show is opened to all current Tech art students. Instructions for submitting work can be found by clicking here. Cash awards and prizes will...
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Tech Photography Teachers Exhibit

Louisiana Tech University Assistant Professors in our Photography program, Jay Gould and Jes Schrom currently have some of their work on display at the University of Louisiana at Monroe Bry Art Gallery. This gallery is a part of the School of Visual and Performing Arts on the Monroe campus. This...
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Hamrick Photography Selected

Assistant Professor Frank Hamrick has had one of his photographs selected to be published in the upcoming issue #26 of Creative Quarterly Magazine, which will be in stores later this winter. The accepted image was one of the photographs Hamrick included in his exhibition this past fall at the Enterprise...
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Photography Major's Work Published

Louisiana Tech University photography major, Ciara Futch, has had one of her photographs selected to be published in an upcoming issue of The Sun Magazine. Futch submitted a portfolio of her photography this past fall quarter as part of the final for her digital photography course, Art 171, with Assistant...
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