Department of art + design

Developing your creativity is key to advancing in any art or design career you choose. Whether you are interested in Graphic Design, Transportation Design, Game Art, or Interaction Design, LTU’s Department of Art and Design offers you a diverse range of studies from three-dimensional design and photography to drawing, graphic design, and animation. Your dedicated professors will help you develop your skills in a cross-disciplinary environment in which LTU’s signature “theory and practice” method of  instruction infuses everything you do.


  • LTU exhibit on mid-century automotive design opens April 17


    “American Dreaming: Detroit’s Golden Age of Automotive Design,” the first comprehensive exhibition to offer a look inside the design studios of Detroit’s automakers from 1946 to 1973, will run from April 17 to May 2 at Lawrence Technological University.

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    Mar 2

    More than $200,000 in LTU scholarships awarded at the MAIN Event


    Three high school students were awarded four-year scholarships to Lawrence Technological University totaling more than $200,000 at the MAIN Event, which was held at Orchestra Hall in Detroit as a prelude to the North American International Auto Show.

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    Feb 9

  • Transportation design and SAE vehicles featured at LTU's Auto Show exhibit


    The Lawrence Tech Auto show exhibit is in Michigan Hall on Cobo Hall's lower level. Transportation and industrial design projects and SAE racing vehicles will be on display at Lawrence Technological University's exhibit at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) that runs from Saturday, Jan. 17, th...

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    Jan 16

    Two LTU students win in GM design competition


    Andrew Hannawa and Dylan Schmidt, who are studying transportation design at Lawrence Technological University, were among the seven winners in the 2014 CDN-GM Interactive Design Competition held by General Motors and Car Design News.

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    Jan 14