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LSU Museum of Art at the Shaw Center for the Arts

  • 100 Lafayette Street, Fifth Floor Shaw Center for the Arts Baton Rouge, LA 70801
  • (225) 389-7200
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The LSU Museum of Art at the Shaw Center is a dynamic venue located on the fifth floor of the Shaw Center for the Arts in downtown Baton Rouge. In addition to holding one of the largest university-affiliated art collections in the South, the museum presents world-class touring exhibitions of regional, American, and European painting, sculpture, decorative arts, works on paper, and photography.

The Museum's 5000-work collection is highlighted in galleries of American and British portraiture and decorative arts, American Arts and Crafts pottery, Chinese Jade, and modern and contemporary paintings and sculptures, with a focus on Southern artists. The LSU Museum of Art is a gateway connecting the University and the community at large to a diverse range of artistic styles and periods.

Come experience Dinner & the Museum on the second (2nd) Friday of each month where people can bring their LSU MOA museum sticker to Capital City Grill (downtown) and get 10% off.

For more information call 389-7200 or visit www.lsumoa.org

Come shop our amazing LSU Museum of Art STORE at the Shaw Center for the Arts where you will find all kinds of beautiful an unique gifts.

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Eugene Martin: The Creative Act on view at LSU Museum of Art

Eugene Martin: The Creative Act is on view at the LSU Museum of Art from April 7 - October 2, 2022...

Blurring Boundaries: The Women of American Abstract Artists, 1936 – Present on view at the LSU Museum of Art

An awe-inspiring celebration of an intergenerational group of artists—one that is both comprehensive...

Mario Moore: Responding to History on view at the LSU Museum of Art

LSU MOA is pleased to present Mario Moore: Responding to History . Featuring two paintings and two...

Gallery Reception & Talk: LSU Museum of Art's Annual Meeting

ANNUAL MEETING & GALLERY RECEPTION Join us Thursday, August 18 at 5 p.m. for the LSU Museum of...

Virtual Artist Talk: Mario Moore & Mark Gibson

Join us for a virtual conversation with artists Mario Moore and Mark Gibson on Zoom on Wednesday,...

Toddler Thursday: How do you see yourself?

Toddler Thursday: How do you see yourself? Thursday, September 1 at 10:00 a.m. Learn all about...

Free First Sunday: Abstract Art Making

Free First Sunday: Abstract Art Making After exploring the Blurring Boundaries exhibition, venture...

Art at Lunch: Malaika Favorite

Art at Lunch: Malaika Favorite Tuesday, September 20 at 12 PM Enjoy a talk by Baton Rouge artist...