French is the language of love, and picturesque French towns are truly romantic. My favorite Gallic go-to is Lacoste, set high on a plateau overlooking the Luberon valley. It’s idyllic, warm and welcoming — and southern France’s best-kept secret. When I first stepped onto Lacoste’s cobblestone streets, almost two decades…

Alumni Atelier Interview with Kacie Willis

Conceived and endowed by SCAD President and Founder Paula Wallace, the Alumni Atelier program enriches the creative and professional endeavors of distinguished SCAD graduates. …

You won’t find my 2020 Word of the Year in Merriam-Webster’s — indeed, it’s not “pandemic,” “mask,” or “Zoom.” All terms we’ve heard a lot this year. No, my verbum anni is people-centered. Both a noun and verb, it exudes camaraderie, esprit de corps, action. Results. Positivity and perseverance. Purpose…

shopSCAD’s unique retail gallery in Savannah, Georgia, has delighted window shoppers, tourists and collectors of fine art for the past decade.

Tis the season for giving — and finding the perfect present for friends and family! Thoughtfully chosen gifts stir curiosity and imagination just as they wrap loved ones in warmth and gratitude. As we close out 2020, it only feels right to celebrate those who’ve encouraged us throughout the year…

U.S. Army Cpl. Paul E. Poetter and fellow servicemen at Ft. McPherson, GA on June 4, 1941

Throughout this year, marking the 75th anniversary of the end of a war that ravaged civilizations and reshaped the world map, I have been rereading the wartime letters of my father, U.S. Army Cpl. Paul E. Poetter, who wrote to my mother throughout his deployment. From the restorative power of…

Did you know that, every single day, SCAD prominently displays thousands of works of preeminent student and alumni art from the university’s private view collection within and around more than 100 buildings on two continents? Truth! Spectacular sculptures, paintings, photographs and more from our 14,000-work collection are on view at…

Paula Wallace

Designer. Author. President and Founder of the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) || http://scad.edu || http://instagram.com/paulaswallace

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