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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

    Crisp Museum Hosting Heritage Day Oct. 3

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will host Heritage Day on Oct. 3 with history events and speakers. The Crisp Museum will be open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Face coverings will be required, and social distancing guidelines will be in place. Visitors can learn about the Mississippian first [...]


    ‘Mindful Construct’ Opens Oct. 2 at Catapult

    “Mindful Construct,” an exhibition of ceramics and sculptural works by John Oles, will be on display Oct. 2 to Nov. 13 at Southeast Missouri State University’s Catapult Creative House. Oles is an assistant professor of ceramics at Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Alabama. He was born in Wrentham, Massachusetts, and holds a Bachelor of Fine [...]


    Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Halloween Paper Model Workshop’ Oct. 10-11

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting a “Halloween Paper Model Workshop” Oct. 10-11 from 1-4 p.m. This event is free and for ages 10 and up. Face coverings will be required, and social distancing guidelines will be in place. Participants will receive individual [...]


    ‘The Light at the End of History’ Explores Nuclear Technology, History in Photographs at River Campus Art Gallery

      Artist and educator Abbey Hepner will display her work at the Southeast Missouri State University River Campus Art Gallery in October. A virtual gallery and artist’s talk will be held at noon on Wednesday, Oct. 14 on Instagram Live, and audiences can tune in live by visiting the Instagram handle @rivercampusartgallery. The exhibit examines [...]


Contact

573.651.2143
npalmeri@semo.edu
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Department of Art and Design
One University Plaza, MS 7825
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

     
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