Summer/ Fall 2016 Workshops

  • Tuesdays and Wednesdays 1-4 p.m.
    • Oil painting beginners, ages 18 and up, seating is limited.
    • June and July - still life: studies of form
    • August and September - portraits and/or still life: Rembrandt lighting
    • October - nocturne scenes
    • November and December - musical instruments: table and metal reflections
  • August 30
    • Women’s Day of Art 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Pre-registration required.
  • Sept. 30-Oct. 2
    • Plein Air Workshop with Don Sahli. Preregistration required.
  • October 4, 11, 18 & 25, 9 a.m-Noon.
    • Cleda Curtis Oil Painting Workshop, seating is limited, pre-registration required.

FALL 2016 Receptions / Artist Talks / First Fridays / Performance Art / Lectures Academy / Festival / Family Days

  • July 1
    • Open 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. First Friday
    • Reception 4-6 p.m.
    • Artist Talk by Cleda Curtis at 6 p.m.
  • Aug. 5
    • First Friday, open 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.
  • Aug. 24
    • Hawaiian Ice Social 2-5 p.m. in the River Campus Atruim
  • Sept. 2
    • First Friday, open 10 a.m.- 8p.m.
    • Reception 4-8 p.m. "Bradley Phillips: Transition Spaces 16.3
    • Artist Talk by Bradley Phillips 6 p.m.
  • Sept. 16-18
    • River Campus Family Day Weekend, Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. & Sun. 1-4 p.m.
  • Sept. 27
    • Open House Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts
  • Sept. 30-Oct. 2
    • Tours Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 8-4 p.m. Cape Girardeau Heritage Days
    • Plein Air Paint Out, winners announced at 3 p.m., Oct. 2
  • Oct. 1
    • "Importance of Finding Like-minded Artists" by Billyo O'Donnell at Noon.
    • USS LST 325 Presentation by John Tallent, Master Chief Engineer, 2 p.m.
  • Oct. 2
    • "Nemesis: Ulysses Grant and Jeff Thompson in Southeast Missouri"
    • Presentation by Gregory Wolk
  • Oct. 4, 11, 18 & 25
    • Cleda Curtis Oil Painting Workshop 9 a.m.-Noon (pre-registration required)
  • Oct. 5
    • "A Plein Air Painter's Journey by Don Sahli at Noon.
  • Oct. 6
    • Artist Talk by Fidencio Duran for Estamos Aqui 6 p.m., sponsored reception
  • Oct. 7
    • First Friday, open 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.
  • Oct. 8-28
    • Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Kid's Comic Contest for ages 8-15 (Submissions due back by Nov. 4 at 5 p.m.)
  • Oct. 21
    • Music Concert of solos and chamber compositions inspired by Estamos Aqui, 7 p.m.
  • Nov. 11
    • First Friday 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.
    • Opening Reception 4-8 p.m. "Heroes, Villains, Monsters"
  • Nov. 12
    • Cape Mini-Comic Con 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Dec. 2
    • Open 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. First Friday

Spring/ Summer 2017 Workshops

  • Tuesdays and Wednesdays 1-4 p.m.
    • Oil painting beginners, ages 18 and up, seating is limited.
    • January - abstract: color and texture
    • February - backgrounds and depth studies using transparency
    • March and April - colorful skies
    • May and June - warm and cool plant color studies
    • July and August - water and rocks showing transparency and reflections
  • April (TBD)
    • Pysanky Egg Dying with Barbara Duncan. Preregistration required.

Spring/Summer 2017 Receptions / Artist Talks / First Fridays / Performance Art / Lectures Academy / Festival / Family Days

  • Jan. 6
    • First Friday open 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Feb. 3
    • First Friday open 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Feb. 12
    • Opening Reception 1-4 p.m. "Exhibiting Excellence" Awards Ceremony at 3 p.m.
  • Feb. 18
    • Museum Play Day 1-4 p.m.
  • Mar. 3
    • First Friday open 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • April 7
    • First Friday open 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
    • Reception 4-8 p.m. "Annual Juried Student Exhibition"
  • May 5
    • First Friday open 10 a.m.-8 p.m
    • Reception 4-8 p.m. "Biennial Faculty Exhibition"
  • June 2
    • First Friday open 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • June 6-9
    • Museum Summer Academy
  • June 17
    • River Campus Arts Festival
    • Avenue of Art chalk drawing contest, cash awards
    • Plein Air Painting, cash awards

To register or for more information contact us by email museum@semo.edu or call (573) 651-2260.

Contact

573.651.2260
museum@semo.edu
River Campus, 175 Cultural Arts Center
Crisp Museum
One University Plaza, MS 7875
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
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