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.


  • Bondarenko wins Steel Wheel Design competition


    LTU transportation design students Elizaveta Bondarenko, Elizabeth Steenwyk, and Peter Corey won the top scholarship prizes in the fifth annual Steel Wheel Design competition sponsored by the Steel Market Development Institute’s (SMDI) Wheels Task Force and Michelin.

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    Mar 13

    LTU's College of Architecture and Design moves ahead with new Detroit location


    A groundbreaking celebration on Dec. 18 signaled the start of the construction phase for a new building in midtown Detroit that will be the home of the new Detroit Center for Design + Technology of the College of Architecture and Design at Lawrence Technological University.

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    Jan 31

  • Kangas wins SRG Global design award


    Daniel Kangas, a transportation design student at Lawrence Technological University, has won SRG Global Inc.’s Coach Builder Design Award. It was presented during the Motorcity Automotive Industry Night (MAIN) Event on Jan. 12 at Orchestra Hall in Detroit.

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    Jan 17

    Dec. 18 groundbreaking for new Midtown Detroit, Inc. building anchored by Lawrence Tech


    Midtown Detroit, Inc. (MDI) is breaking ground on a 30,000-square-foot, three-story commercial building at the corner of Woodward Avenue and W. Willis Street that will have Lawrence Technological University (LTU) as the anchor tenant.

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    Jan 2