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29th April 2016, 12:55 PM
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Re: Xavier University Art

The Art Department at Xavier University of Louisiana was founded by Ferdinand Rousseve (1904-1965), a well-known architect and educator.

A From 1934 through 1948, he served as Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Fine Arts at Xavier.

 Rousseve, a native of New Orleans, became the first licensed African American architect in the state of Louisiana after receiving an M.A. in the History of Art from the University of Chicago in 1940 and a Ph.D. in Architecture from Harvard University in 1948.

Art Department Programs

Bachelor of Arts in Art
graphic arts
art history

Bachelor of Arts in Art Education-

The Bachelor of Arts in Art Education (BA) program certifies the potential art teacher for Louisiana high schools.

This program will allow a student to take thirty-six (36) semester hours in art

Here is list of Faculty-

Ron Bechet
Chair & Victor H. Labat Endowed Professor of Art
Painting, Drawing Community Arts
Bldg. 39, Room 105
MFA Yale University, School of Art

Dr. Sarah Anita Clunis
Assistant Professor of Art History
Arts of Africa and the African Diaspora
Bldg. 43, Room 102
(504) 520-5020
Ph.D. University of Iowa
MA University of Iowa
BA Simmons College

Shayna T. Blum
Associate Professor of Graphic Design
Graphic Design and Technology
Bldg. 43, Room 105
(504) 520-7552
MFA San Francisco Art Institute

Daniele Gair
Xavier University Art Collections Manager and Registrar
Xavier University Main Library – 6th Foor
The Nissan Gallery (Office)
(504) 520-5387
B.A. Newcomb College of Tulane University

Augustus Jenkins
Part Time Instructor
Printmaking and Drawing
Bldg. 39, Room 101
MFA Southern Illinois University

Contact Us

For more information about art at Xavier, please contact the Department of Art
at 504-520-7556:
Xavier University of Louisiana
1 Drexel Drive, Box 137
New Orleans, La. 70125

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