Department of Art & Design

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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

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Art and Design Department News

    River Campus Announces 2019-2020 Season Lineup

    Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus announces the event lineup for an astonishing season of music, art, theatre and museum exhibits during the 2019-2020 season. The 13th River Campus season will offer a spectacular breadth of performing arts events by Southeast’s departments of music, art and design, The Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre and Dance, [...]

    ‘Caduceus’ Student Sculpture Dedicated in Downtown Cape

    A sculpture titled “Caduceus” by Southeast Missouri State University sculpture student Heather Meadows was dedicated today in downtown Cape Girardeau. Located at 1304 Broadway at Area Properties Real Estate, “Caduceus” was unveiled as friends and community leaders celebrated the latest addition of artwork to the landscape along Broadway. “I am super proud of this sculpture,” Meadows [...]

    Catapult Exhibit ‘Rite’ Explores Personal Relationships

    Southeast Missouri State University’s Catapult Creative House will hold its final spring season Student Artist of the Month exhibition titled “Rite” featuring the work of Southeast student artist Brendan McGraw. The exhibition will run through the month of August on the second floor of Catapult Creative House, 612 Broadway in downtown Cape Girardeau. A reception [...]

    Southeast River Campus Announces 2019 Summer Arts Festival Event Lineup

    Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus announces the event lineup for its sixth annual Summer Arts Festival offering a full day of visual and performing arts exhibitions and activities June 15. The day’s events are scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will feature live music, dance and theatrical performances, magic, visual arts displays, [...]


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Department of Art and Design
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

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