Lloyd (Bud) Shenefelt

Interior design professor


  • B.A., studio art, University of Alabama
  • M.Arch., architecture, Louisiana State University


  • More than 15 years of experience teaching architecture and interior design at Louisiana State University, Georgia State University and Auburn University
  • Louisiana State University School of Architecture Professional Advisory Board, 2015 to present
  • More than 18 years of design experience at Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects, HOK, Gibson Guitar and more

Awards, recognitions and honors

  • Honor Award for the Yale Health Center, AIA Georgia Design Awards, 2014
  • President's Award, Brick Industry Southeast Region, 2014
  • BAC Craft Awards for the Yale Health Center, Most Innovative Use of Masonry, 2013
  • Kaohsiung Maritime Cultural & Pop Music Center Competition, Finalist/Honorable Mention, 2011

Publications and Presentations

Selected publications and presentations

  • "Mexicantown: A Liminal Blur," cataLog, Log 37, 90–101, Spring/Summer 2016.
  • "Healing Spaces: Yale Health Center," part of "Cool Spaces! The Best New Architecture," PBS, 2014.
  • Katie Gerfen, "The Yale Health Center, Designed by Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects" Architect Magazine, Dec. 2013.
  • "Art Attack!" The Atlantan, "Systemic Artifice," 2013
  • Enzo Figueres, "New Haven Architecture," The Arts Paper, Nov. 2012
  • "Atlanta Public Art Project Draws Hundreds of Notes," SFGate, Dec. 9, 2012

Selected exhibitions

  • "Grounded Visionaries, Pedagogy + Practice," Harvard University Graduate School of Design, 2014
  • "Tissue," Art on the Atlanta Beltline, 2013–2014
  • "Systemic Artifice," Veneralia 2013, "Experiencing Art in Architecture," Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University
  • Atlanta's Art on the Beltline, HGTV FrontDoor; "Ballroom" Published, 2012–2013