Art Department: Walles Chair in Fine Arts
Wade C. Walles, Sr., Della H. Walles and Homer L. Walles Chair in Fine Arts
The Walles Chair was created in 1984 through gifts from Homer L. Walles. This endowed fund may be used to support the teaching, research, service and professional development activities of the Chair holder in accordance with the guidelines of Lamar University.
University Professor Keith Carter, Professor of Photography in the Department of Art, holds the Walles Chair in Fine Arts, and has held this honor since 1989.