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Academy of Design series: Figure drawing

  • LSU Museum of Art 100 Lafayette Street Baton Rouge, LA, 70801 United States (map)


Participants will have the opportunity to practice three styles represented in the Elliott Daingerfield exhibition. All materials provided. Classes limited to 15 participants; must register in advance below.

  • Member price: Classes are $20 each or $50 for all three.
  • Nonmember price: Classes are $15 each or $45 for all three.

About the instructor

Tajreen Akter was born in Bangladesh in 1988. She started her art career as a child participating in many group exhibitions and juried shows all over the world and has received awards throughout Bangladesh, China, and India.  Recently, she won best in show at the nationally juried ‘5x5x5’ show. She spent her formative years in Dhaka, Bangladesh and received her Bachelor of Arts with honors in Drawing and Painting from Dhaka University in 2012. Last summer, she got her MFA from Louisiana State University and became an adjunct teacher (at LSU) after her graduation. Currently, she is working for the Manship Theater residency program. She is looking forward to continuing her career in the United States.