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

  • 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 […]
  • Faulkner and García Márquez Conference Bringing Scholars Worldwide to Southeast

    The Center for Faulkner Studies will host the Faulkner and García Márquez Conference Oct. 11-13 on the campus of Southeast Missouri State University. Sponsored by the Missouri Humanities Council, the conference will bring together more than 40 scholars from four countries and 18 states who will present their research on the two Nobel Prize-winning American […]
  • Lowbrow, Pop-Surrealism Art Focus of Crisp Museum’s ‘Historic Tuesday Talk’ Oct. 9

    The “Lowbrow and Pop-Surrealism Art Movement” will be the topic of the Oct. 9 “Historic Tuesday Talk” at 7 p.m. in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. Justin Miller, associate professor of art at Southeast, will give the presentation, which is free and open to […]

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