Department of Art & Design

The Department of Art at Southeast Missouri State University has recently merged with Interior Design and Commercial Multimedia to become the Department of Art and Design. We are enthusiastic about the future of the department. Please stay connected for updates and do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have about this exciting development.

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
River Campus Roundabout Sculpture video
River Campus Roundabout Sculpture
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River Campus Facilities
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Catapult Creative House First Friday

Art & Design Department News

  • ‘Appropriation Art Movement’ Focus of Crisp Museum’s ‘Historic Tuesday Talk’ Nov. 6

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will host Blake and Hannah Sanders in Southeast’s Department of Art as part of its “Historic Tuesday Talk” series Nov. 6. They will present “Appropriation Art Movement” in a free presentation at 7 p.m., which is open to the […]
  • Graduating BFA Students’ Artwork Presented in Four Exhibitions

    Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus Art Gallery will display work from students in the Department of Art and Design in the 2018 Graduating Seniors Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) Exhibitions Nov. 12- Dec. 14. The first exhibition runs Nov. 12-16 with a reception from 5-7 p.m. Nov. 16. The next exhibition will be on […]
  • Picasso, Futurism Art Focus of Crisp Museum’s ‘Historic Tuesday Talk’ Oct. 23

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will host Dr. Joni Hand, associate professor of art history at Southeast, as part of its “Historic Tuesday Talk” series at 7 p.m. Oct. 23. Hand will present “Time, Speed, and Motion: Picasso and Futurism.” This presentation is free […]
  • Feminism, Art, Women’s Health Topic of Catapult After Hours Conversation

    “Stories of the Body: Feminism, Art, and Women’s Health” will be the topic of the first fall lecture of the After Hours: Conversations on Art and Culture Oct. 11 at Catapult Creative House. The lecture is scheduled for 7 p.m. in the classroom at Catapult, 612 Broadway in downtown Cape Girardeau. Members of the panel […]

Contact

573.651.2143
jvinyard@semo.edu
River Campus Seminary 104A
Department of Art and Design
One University Plaza, MS 7825
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701