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Department of Art & Design

The Department of Art and Design at Southeast Missouri State University engages students in a collaborative learning environment. This process provides students with active learning and professional experiences in design and the visual arts, producing creative problem solvers, makers, designers, educators, and scholars. The department provides a winning combination of:

  • Highly trained, talented and well-qualified faculty who care about the students' success
  • Nurturing environment with personable class sizes
  • Outstanding opportunities through internships or practicum experiences
  • Professional organizations to enhance the student's networking

Department of Art and Design Scholarships 2021

Perspective students are encouraged to apply for the VPA Scholarship as soon as possible. The Endowed Scholarship deadline has been moved to February 1, 2021 to coincide with the preferred deadline for FAFSA. Download the PDF for information about Department of Art and Design Endowed scholarships.


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Art and Design Department News

    ‘anywhere, anytime’ Explores History, Modernism in Catapult Student Artist of the Month Exhibit

    Southeast Missouri State University student artist Anna Estes’ exhibition “anywhere, anytime,” is available for viewing through Friday, March 5 at Southeast’s Catapult Creative House. The exhibition is currently on view on the second floor of Catapult Creative House, and an exhibition reception is scheduled for March 5, from 5-9 p.m. Face coverings will be required, [...]


    43rd Annual High School Art Exhibition Opens Feb. 28 in Southeast’s Crisp Museum

    Beginning Feb. 28, “Exhibiting Excellence,” the 43rd Annual High School Art Exhibition, an invitational juried art exhibit for 11th and 12th grade students in southeast Missouri and southern Illinois, will be displayed in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The exhibit will be on display through March 28, and admission [...]


    ‘The Endless Junkmail Scroll & Other Trashformational Artworks’ Opens Feb. 5 at Catapult

    “The Endless Junkmail Scroll & Other Trashformational Artworks,” an installation and interactive site by Vernita Nemec, will be on display Feb. 5-March 26 at Southeast Missouri State University’s Catapult Creative House. An opening reception will be held Friday, Feb. 5 from 5-9 p.m. Nemec, also known by the performance name Vernita N’Cognita, is a visual [...]


    ‘Flow’ Explores Women’s Issues in Catapult Student Artist of the Month Exhibit

    “Flow,” featuring sculptures by Southeast Missouri State University student artist Ashlyn Kinman, opens the Student Artist of the Month Spring 2021 exhibition season at Southeast’s Catapult Creative House. The exhibition is currently on view on the second floor of Catapult Creative House and will remain on display through Feb. 5, with an exhibition reception that [...]


Contact

573.651.2143
acasey@semo.edu
River Campus Seminary 104

Department of Art and Design
One University Plaza, MS 7825
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

     
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