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Deck the Halls

GUILD presents presents DECK THE HALLS A STUDENT EXHIBITION DECEMBER 17th – 6:30pm Main Hallway in VAC (the art building) FREE SNACKS AND EGGNOG 

The MMMmmm Show

School of Art faculty members Todd Maggio & Patrick Miller are having an exhibition featuring work created with the tools and technology related to The Thingery @ Louisiana Tech University. The exhibition opens with a reception at the Enterprise Center 6-8PM on Friday, December 13, 2013 and runs through January...
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Game Launch

The is the culmination of 10 weeks of game design and development by 5 teams made up of Computer Science and School of Art students at Louisiana Tech.  This collaborative effort has allowed each team of students to create their own mobile game. Throughout the quarter, the students have learned...
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Well Done Professor M.L. Carter !

The Louisiana Art Education Association nominated School of Art Associate Professor Mary Louise Carter for the Southeastern Region Higher Education Art Educator award at their fall conference in New Orleans.  Carter’s nomination has been submitted to the National Art Education Association in conjunction with their annual convention to be held...
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Berg Featured on Dr. Guice's Blog

Associate Professor Jerry Berg, II has a nice write up on Dr. Guice’s blog regarding his work as a realist painter, interactive designer and professor. Way to go Jerry! http://guiceblog.latech.edu/2013/10/21/faculty-feature-prof-jerry-berg-a-touch-of-art-and-technology/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

Brandon Anshultz, Well Done !

The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis Announces $20,000 Winners In Great Rivers Biennial 2014 BY: CHRISTOPHER REILLY The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis—along with the Gateway Foundation—has announced the three artists selected for the Great Rivers Biennial 2014. Brandon Anschultz, Carlie Trosclair and Cayce Zavaglia will each receive $20,000 and...
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A Great Evening of Art

The Louisiana Tech University was very well represented last night at the Downtown Monroe Gallery Crawl. Alumni Joni Dollar and Whitney Newson both had solo shows while many of our current students exhibited their talents in a group show. Very well done all !

Art Exhibitions

SCHOOL OF ART GALLERIES Louisiana Tech University September 23 – October 22, 2013 LUPITA MURILLO TINNEN AND GREGORY MARTIN – Exhibition opening reception will be at 6:00PM on Monday, September 23 – An artist’s talk by Lupita Murillo Tinnen will be at 5:00P on Monday, September 23 – An artist’s...
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"We will always have Paris"

In a feature article in the magazine, Stone Voices, Louisiana Tech University School of Art alumnus Rebecca Leo recounts her time in Paris with the school’s studies abroad program. Wonderfully written, Leo’s article returns each of us to our first trip to the City of Lights and one of the...
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Advancing Realism

Congratulations to Communication Design Associate Professor Jerry Berg on having his work selected for the eighth annual International Guild of Realism Juried Exhibition. This event will be held at the Tempe Center for the Arts in Tempe, Arizona and will open on October 6, 2013. In an article about this...
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Slaughter Promoted

Joey Slaughter has been promoted to Associate Professor of Art and has been granted tenure at our university. In addition, he has been awarded the Gladys Lawson Rogers Professorship for excellence in teaching. Very well done Joseph.

Congratulations Maggio

We want to congratulate Todd Maggio, Associate Professor of Communication Design for having been selected as this year’s recipient of the Dean of Liberal Arts Teaching Award in recognition of his innovative teaching methods and course content. Maggio has established strong interdepartmental relationships with other programs on our campus and...
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ComDes CONVO

All Communication Design Majors are invited to attend our first annual convocation. It will be held at 3PM on Friday, September 6, 2013 in VAC 103. We will be talking about software, printers, magazines and all kinds of exciting things relating to our major. Drinks & FREE PIZZA will be...
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Nicely Done Dr. Zalesch

School of Art art historian, Dr. Saul Zalesch, had an article about him posted on a recent Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library on-line newsletter. http://museumblog.winterthur.org/

Jessica Bryan and Rhyan Emery Taylor

Louisiana Tech University BFA graduates Jessica Bryan and Rhyan Emery Taylor will soon have a collection of their photography focusing on childhood imagery on display at Crescent City Coffee. The Opening Reception will be on Sunday September 1st, from 2-4pm, and the work will remain on display until December 2nd....
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Well Done !

Congratulations Mary Dunn, MFA in Studio, on having her work published in the current issue of Creative Quarterly. Thanks for helping us look good.

Joey Slaughter featured in The Monroe News Star

  Via the Monroe News Star Ruston’s Joey Slaughter didn’t plan on becoming an art professor. He grew up learning to draw and paint from his artist mother. That, plus learning to work with wood in neighborhood back yards and garages. As a boy, he was always building things, tinkering,...
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We're Hiring!

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(S) in Art | SCHOOL OF ART | LOUISIANA TECH UNIVERSITY Tenure Track Position(s): Assistant Professor(s) of Art in Photography or Printmaking or Sculpture Disciplines. Applicants who are able to demonstrate expertise in a combination of these disciplines are highly desirable. Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Compensation includes full benefits....
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New in the Wood Shop

Another nice piece of needed equipment has been added to out wood shop facility.This Panel Cutter is one of the safest pieces of equipment in our wood shop !

Photo Students on KEDM Public Radio

Ten graduating photography students in the Bachelor of Fine Arts program at Louisiana Tech University present their work in a BFA exhibit.  An opening reception is Friday night at the Enterprise Center. Featured on KEDM 90.3 Public Radio Air Date: Tue, 04/23/2013

Nicole Duet / Artist's Talk

“Nightblooming Jasmine” Southern Arkansas University Magnolia Brinson Fine Arts Gallery 100 East University Magnolia, AR 71753 Artist Talk “Lecture” Thursday April 25th at 3pm, with a closing reception to follow @ 4pm.

Mukhopadhyay Photograph Published

Photography major, Deepanjan Mukhopadhyay, has one of his images published in the May 2013 issue of The Sun Magazine. Deepanjan is one of many Louisiana Tech University art students to have their work featured in this national magazine over the past several years. The photograph selected was from a portfolio...
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Upcoming Berg Gallery Talk

“I just wanted to remind everyone of my upcoming show at the Livaudais Gallery this coming Thursday evening from 5-9pm in 122 S. Grand, Monroe. I hope to see everyone there. I’ll also have my “Flora” painting on display as well along with some of my other work.”    ...
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Well done, sir!

Two paintings by Nicholas Bustamante have been selected to be part of a national juried exhibition at the MASS Visual Arts Gallery in Gainesville, Florida. This exhibition is a prominent showcase for contemporary artists. The exhibition “Underground” opens on Friday, March 29th.

What a Great Show!

  On Tuesday evening, March 19, the School of Art hosted an opening reception for the Annual Art Students’ Exhibition. Cristin J. Nunez, the Assistant Director of Cole Pratt Gallery in New Orleans was this year’s juror and preceded the opening with a special talk about this year’s student work....
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From the North Central Louisiana Arts Council

SAC Teacher Feature Hello, everyone! I’m Jennifer Downs, one of the interns here at NCLAC. Summer Arts Camps are a few months away, but it is never too early to celebrate the teachers who dedicate their time and effort to showing children how to draw, paint, sculpt, and perform on stage....
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Congratulations to our Photography Students

Two photography students have recently received a well earned “pat on the back”. Kayla Frith and Deepanjan Mukhopadhyay both have had their work selected for publication in an upcoming issue of The Sun Magazine based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Mr. Mukhopadhyay also received an Honorable Mention for one of...
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