Associate Professor Frank Hamrick was interviewed on Light Leaked (http://www.lightleaked.com), an online photography journal. Be sure to check out Hamrick’s work and his insights on process, academia and the profession of photography.
The first show of the season at Louisiana Tech University’s Enterprise Center opens this Friday, September 26th. In Ephemera of World War I: The 100th Anniversary of The Great War, Professor Saul Zalesch chronicles the years before, during, and after the war through his extensive collection of ephemera of this... Read More
Artist Lecture featuring Cig Harvey (via Skype) This Tuesday, September 23 11am VAC 103 http://www.cigharvey.com/ The photographs and artist books of Cig Harvey, MFA, have been widely exhibited and remain in the permanent collections of major museums and collections, including the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas; the Farnsworth Art... Read More
Congratulations to Sarah Kathryn Delphin (’10) of Prevot Design Services for winning the 2014 American Society of Interior Designers South Central Chapter Excellence in Design Award for the St.Jude’s Catholic Church in Benton, Louisiana. Congratulations to Krista Scruton, a senior in Interior Design, for winning the 2014-2015 Robert “Bob” King Memorial Scholarship. Here... Read More
Professors Robert Brooks and Brad Deal’s third year architecture studio is participating in the Cross Bayou Corridor Workshop with Providence Engineering, Waggoner Ball Architects, the City of Shreveport and the EPA.
Tuesday/September 16/6pm/Wyly Auditorium The School of Design is happy to host a showing of the documentary film Archiculture at 6:00pm on Tuesday, 16 September in Wyly Auditorium. Archiculture takes a thoughtful, yet critical look at the architectural studio. The 25-minute film offers a unique glimpse into the world of studio-based, design education through... Read More
Michael Petry: Kali Cig Harvey: You Look at Me Like an Emergency Opening Reception: Monday, September 15, 2014 / 6PM Artist Lecture featuring: MICHAEL PETRY Monday, September 15, 2014 / 5PM / VAC 103 http://www.michaelpetry.net/index.html Michael Petry (b. Texas, 1960) has lived in London since 1981. He studied at Rice University,... Read More
Michael Petry: Kali Cig Harvey: You Look at Me Like an Emergency Opening Reception: Monday, September 15, 2014 / 6PM Artist Lecture featuring: MICHAEL PETRY Monday, September 15, 2014 / 5PM / VAC 103 http://www.michaelpetry.net/index.html Michael Petry (b. Texas, 1960) has lived in London since 1981. He studied at Rice... Read More
September 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm All students of the SOD: We will have our all-School meeting to introduce you to our new School, new identity, new website and new opportunities. We will introduce you to your professors, including three new members of our faculty (provided they don’t lock themselves out of... Read More
Congratulations to Marla Emory (Interior Design) and Robert Brooks (Architecture) for receiving the 2014 Dean’s Research Award at today’s College of Liberal Arts Convocation. Their presentation, entitled “Muddy Boots and Black Shirts: An Alternative View from the Ivory Tower,” was presented at last Spring’s Liberal Arts Symposium. Also recognized was... Read More
Associate Professor Frank Hamrick is one of several artists exhibiting at The University of South Carolina’s Photography Invitational titled Pathways from August 28-October 4, 2014. PATHWAYS is invitational exhibition that explores historical photographic methods in use today. The photographers included have rediscovered some of the forgotten early processes, bringing a... Read More
Louisiana Tech University, School of Design’s class ART464 will be hosting our Game Launch event which is the culmination of this quarters Game Design class. Students from both Computer Science and the School of Design have teamed up to explore game design and development. Come join us to hear brief... Read More
An MFA Thesis Show is the work of seven graduate students in the School of Design. Opening reception: Thursday, April 24th @ 6:00 pm Artist talks: Thursday, April 24th @ 5:00 pm: Jake Dugard, Peter Hay, Jaime E. Johnson Monday, April 28th @ 5:00 pm: Mary Catherine Davis, Brittany Spencer... Read More
Graduate student Casey Parkinson was awarded 1st place for the 2014 20”x20”x20”: A National Compact Competition and Exhibit for her artwork. She was awarded an $1800 check for her ceramic installation, Fragile 1 – 21. The show was juried by Shana Barefoot, Collections and Exhibitions Manager at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Atlanta,... Read More
Musical extravaganza in the School of Art Gallery at Louisiana Tech on Tuesday at 7:30pm. Dr. Cain Budds of the Department of Music will perform works for guitar. Musical guests will include Dr. Gregory Lyons (marimba) and Karl Puljak (cello). Should be a fun evening of music in the acoustically wonderful F.... Read More
The mural will be based off of an original painting by local artist Nicholas Bustamante titled Finding Home. Bustamante moved to North Louisiana in 2004 from Los Angeles California. He currently teaches as an Associate professor of Art at Louisiana Tech University. Finding Home explores the beauty of Louisiana, specifically referencing images of... Read More
Louisiana Tech School of Art is pleased to announce the opening of the Annual Student Show. Over 400 artworks were submitted to Juror Will Bryant who has selected approximately 43 pieces to be shown in the Bethea and Moffett Galleries from March 18- April 8th. Mr. Bryant will give a... Read More
Congrats to Joey Slaughter, Associate Professor for being selected into the group show, INSPIRED RESISTANCE, at the Crosstown Arts Gallery in Memphis. The exhibition will be on display through 1 March. http://crosstownarts.org/inspired-resistance
Finding Home, a painting by Associate Professor Nick Bustamante explores the beauty of Louisiana, specifically referencing images of Black Bayou and celebrates the rich culture of the region. Soon, this painting will be transformed into a large-scale presence in downtown Monroe. As a fervent supporter of the Arts, Monroe property... Read More
Jonathan Donehoo, who has been associated with Louisiana Tech University for over 30 years, has formally announced his retirement effective January 4, 2013. Professor Donehoo received is MFA in Graphic Design from Louisiana Tech in 1980 and began his academic career as the Head of the Commercial Art at East... Read More
St. Louis artist and educator Megan Singleton visited the Louisiana Tech University School of Art this week where she installed an exhibition titled “Eight Thousand Daughters Woven Into Bayou Braids” in the Bethea Gallery. The exhibition addresses invasive plant species in Louisiana waterways. Singleton also presented a public lecture about her... Read More
The 2014 Louisiana Tech University School of Art Student Exhibition deadline has been extended to Midnight on February 3, 2014. Students can enter 5 pieces for $5.00 online at https://artlatech.slideroom.com.
Associate Professor Jerry Berg took the App Design class to Shreveport today to visit Twin Engine Labs. This is a hot up and coming App Design firm in Shreveport. The class spent about 2.5 hrs. meeting with their team, going through their design process, and Q/A session. Keith Hanson, the... Read More
Please join us on Tuesday, January 21st, at 5pm at the F. Jay Taylor Visual Arts Center (VAC 103) for an Artist talk by our guest artist, Megan Singleton. An opening reception will follow at 6pm in the School of Art Galleries, featuring work of Megan Singleton and Dan Estabrook.... Read More
Congratulations to Associate Professor Frank Hamrick for his 2013 Artist of the Year award, presented at the January North Central Louisiana Arts Council meeting. Communication Design graduate student Jake Dugard and School of Architecture alum Cassidy Keim were also awarded the NCLAC Arts Business of the Year award for their Makers Union store in Downtown Ruston. Well done!
Assistant Professor Nicole Duet has been elected as a new board member of the North Central Louisiana Art Council. She joins a board with includes Associate Professor Jerry Berg and Associate Professor Saul Zalesch. The President of NCLAC’s Board of Directors is Professor Emeritus Peter Jones. We appreciate your service to this fine organization!
Associate Professor of Photography, Frank Hamrick had his body of work “Keep Moving” selected for inclusion in the closing slideshow presentation at the 2013 PhotoNOLA Photography Festival in New Orleans. The closing event was juried by Sethasak Boonchai, President, New Orleans Photo Alliance, Richard McCabe, Curator of Photography, Ogden Museum of Southern Art and Loc... Read More