COVID-19 Information

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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 by the November 16, 2020 deadline. 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

    ‘Smorgasbord: An Art Collaboration’ Opens Nov. 20 at Catapult Creative House

    “Smorgasbord: An Art Collaboration,” an exhibition of artwork by Southeast Missouri State University students, will be on display Nov. 20 – Jan. 23 at Southeast’s Catapult Creative House. “Smorgasbord” is a collaborative exhibition featuring Southeast students pursuing a variety of visual art studies to show their most recent artistic expressions in photography, sculpture, digital art, [...]


    ‘Cityscapes’ Celebrates European, Eastern Architecture in Ceramics with Catapult Student Artist of the Month Exhibit

    “Cityscapes,” featuring ceramic works by Southeast Missouri State University student artist Bella Szabo, is the fourth Student Artist of the Month exhibition of the Fall 2020 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 Dec. 5. [...]


    Southeast Alumna, Local Artist to Present ‘DIY Meets Fine Art’ in After Hours Series

    Southeast Missouri State University alumna and local artist Ashley Sexton will discuss the evolution of her artwork in the Nov. 12 “After Hours: Conversations on Art and Culture” lecture at Southeast’s Catapult Creative House. Sexton, an interdisciplinary artist whose work focuses on found object assemblage and DIY (do it yourself) public practice projects, will present [...]


    ‘Art in the Time of COVID’ Opens Nov. 9 at Catapult

    “Art in the Time of COVID,” an exhibition of work by Southeast Missouri State University students and local artists, will be on display Nov. 9-Jan. 22, 2021 at Southeast’s Catapult Creative House. The artwork was created in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The exhibition is free and open to the public. This exhibition is curated [...]


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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