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

Art Department News

  • Kahler’s ‘Compelled to Make, A Retrospective of Work from 1980-2017’ Opens Nov. 3

    “Caroline Kahler: Compelled to Make, A Retrospective of Work from 1980-2017” opens Friday, Nov. 3, in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The public is invited to an opening reception scheduled from 4-8 p.m. Nov. 3, with an artist’s talk at 6 p.m. by Kahler, […]
  • Foundation Expo Presented at River Campus Art Gallery Nov. 3-10

    The Foundation Expo exhibit will be on display Nov. 3-10 with an opening reception from 5-7 p.m. Nov. 3 in Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus Art Gallery. The show will highlight student work created in their art courses, including 2-D design, color composition, drawing I and II, and 3-D design. “I think viewers will […]
  • ‘Emanations’ Opens Oct. 6 in Dobbins Center Gallery

    Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus and the Department of Art announce the opening of “Emanations,” an exhibition of drawings and sculptural images, on display in the Kenneth and Jeanine Dobbins River Campus Center Gallery. The exhibition will feature the work of Southeast alumna May J. Robbins. An exhibition reception is scheduled for 5-7 p.m. […]
  • ‘Paper Cuts and Bruises’ Opening Oct. 6 at Catapult

    The Gallery at Southeast Missouri State University’s Catapult Creative House will host a First Friday reception Oct. 6 from 5-9 p.m. for the exhibition “Paper Cuts and Bruises.” The exhibition will feature the work of visiting artists Tim Dooley and Aaron Wilson, professors of art at the University of Northern Iowa, and will be on […]

Contact

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