Beyond Paris

Venice History

Venice is a city in the northern Italy and capital of Veneto region. It is built on a group of 118 islands that are separated by canals and linked by over 400 bridges. The city was historically the capital of the Republic of Venice for over a millennium. Venetian Gothic is Read more…

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Beyond Paris

Venice Explorations

Throughout the biennale, student had chance to explore the Floating City Venice. Dean Alkis’s drawing workshop also went through this period. Professor Ludovico Geymonat joined with the participants and talked about various historical aspects of Venice city. Photo by Nusrat Sultana.                   Read more…

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Beyond Paris

Venice Biennale

The “2021 Venice Architecture Biennale ” invites architects and researchers to exhibit their work between the Central Pavilion at the Giardini, the Arsenale, and Forte Marghera, seeking to answer the general theme of “How will we live together?” This opportunity drew a great opportunity for the participants to boost their skills Read more…

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Beyond Paris

Venice Arrival

Last weekend, September 9th to September 13th, Students had yet another opportunity to attend “Venice Biennale Architettura 2021”. It is a great experience to travel to Venice to explore 17th international architectural exhibitions of different countries. Group photos of the participants at the “Venice Macro Polo Airport” before boarding the Read more…

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Drawing Workshop

Dean Tsolakis in Paris

Dean Tsolakis’ Drawing Workshop provided the students a fantastic experience. They explored numerous outstanding public spaces, museums with Professor Robert Holton and Dean Alkis P. Tsolakis. This session featured with free hand drawings that bring together art and architecture to examine the essence of architecture’s beauty. It was amazing to Read more…

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Weekend Adventures

Île-de-France

The participants of the 2021 LSU College of Arts and Design are on their way to a new environment. They have seen attractive locations, begun with French words and, above all, learned the diverse culture they are every day surrounded by. We are really interested to see what these students Read more…

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Orientation Week

Arrival and Move-In

Today is the day for you to arrive and move in! The CEA staff welcomed the students for check-in, which was followed by a neighborhood tour. Dean Alkis P. Tsolakis and all of the participants of the 2021 LSU College of Art and Design were in the CEA courtyard. The Read more…

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Introduction

Pre-Arrival Explorations

While it wasn’t until 30 August that the school year officially began, some of the Paris 2021 students chose to tour the neighborhood and surrounding countries. Their journeys extend from Paris, France to Oslo, Norway. Students’ interests and adventure will definitely potray this semester a memorable one for everyone else Read more…

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Weekend Adventures

Another Weekend of Adventures!

The students used the green weekend to take some amazing trips. This weekend the students traveled to Milan, Dublin, and Barcelona. The opportunity to travel and experience new cultures is an amazing privilege for the students.   Two students visit the Duomo Cathedral in Milan, Italy. (Photograph by Hailey Rodrigue) Read more…

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