Department of Art

The Department of Art at Southeast Missouri State University through a collaborative learning environment provides students with active learning and professional experiences in the visual arts. Producing creative, problem solvers, makers, 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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Catapult Creative House First Friday

Art Department News

  • Southeast Student’s Ceramics Featured in Artist of the Month Exhibit at Catapult

    The Catapult Creative House Student Studios will hold their final spring season Artist of the Month exhibition titled “Natural Delights: The Explorative Pottery of Ellen Hones” featuring the work of Southeast Missouri State University artist Ellen Hones. The exhibition will run through June 2 on the second floor of Catapult Creative House, 612 Broadway in […]
  • Southeast Graphic Design Student Charts Her Future on Capitol Hill

    Capitol Hill is not typically a draw for graphic design majors, but Southeast Missouri State University senior Michelle Stevens says her U.S. Congressional internship this spring has her poised for success after graduation. Stevens, who plans to graduate from Southeast May 12 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, has spent the spring semester engaged in […]
  • Southeast Student Explores Window into Human Nature as Catapult’s May Artist of the Month

    The Catapult Creative House Student Studios will celebrate its May Artist of the Month with an exhibition titled “Fight Me! The battle of sins” by Southeast Missouri State University student artist Elena Nunez of St. Louis, Missouri. The exhibition is currently on display on the second floor of Catapult Creative House, 612 Broadway in downtown […]
  • Mizicko Presenting ‘Found Objects as Musical Instruments’ in Red Light Night Series

    Dr. Shane Mizicko, associate professor of music and director of percussion studies at Southeast Missouri State University, will present “Found Objects as Musical Instruments” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 19, as part of the Arts Council of Southeast Missouri’s Red Light Night Series. Mizicko’s lecture-performance will explore the role and influence of found objects in […]


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Department of Art
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