All Director's Messages

photograph and sketch of a black and white dog
Monday, August 23, 2021 - 9:00am

The writer Joan Didion said, “I don’t know what I think until I write it down.”  This also holds true for drawing.  As we put pencil to paper and give our thoughts concrete form, we make...

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 8:00am

A new year typically prompts a fresh start--a clean slate that invites us to leave all things undesirable behind.  Clearly this year is different.  A raging global pandemic, political...

Monday, August 24, 2020 - 8:33am

Dear friends,

As we begin this new academic year and re-open LUAG on September 1, we do so in a dramatically changed world.  A global pandemic rages on, requiring new programming...

Monday, April 13, 2020 - 9:02am

All of us at LUAG hope you are staying physically and mentally healthy in this unprecedented moment caused by the pandemic. During this time, it is more important than ever that we remember we are...

Friday, December 27, 2019 - 2:39pm

There is something auspicious about the start of a new year, and in this case a new decade. It’s a slate wiped clean, a fresh start--but also a time to reconnect with one’s identity, purpose, and...

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 9:00am

Art helps us see the world--and ourselves--differently.  

Paintings, sculpture, photographs, drawings--works of art in all forms are the embodiment of an artist’s vision,...