The Department of Art offers several degree options including a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Bachelor of Science in Education degree.  The Department of Art provides a winning combination of:

  • Highly trained, talented and well-qualified faculty who care about the student’s success.
  • Nurturing environment with personable class sizes.
  • Outstanding opportunities through internships or practicum experiences.
  • Professional organizations to enhance the student’s networking.

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Art Department News

  • Kahler’s ‘Fanning My Art’ Exhibition at Cape Public Library

    Caroline Kahler, professor of art at Southeast Missouri State University, is hosting her exhibit “Fanning My Art” through March 2 at the Cape Girardeau Public Library. “Fanning My Art” is an exhibition of art fans Kahler has constructed based on a collection of paper fans. “I have always wanted to make pieces inspired by the […]
  • Artwork of Southeast Faculty Member to be Displayed at February Annual Artist Collective

    Artwork by Southeast Missouri State University sculpture Professor Chris Wubbena will be on display Feb. 18 at the February Annual Uptown Jackson Artist Collective in Jackson, Missouri. The event is scheduled from 3-8 p.m. at the Cape Girardeau County History Center at 102 S. High St. Admission is free. Wubbena is one of seven regional […]
  • Digital Art of Southeast Faculty Member Featured in ‘Missouri Life’ Magazine

    Southeast Missouri State University art professor Louise Bodenheimer’s digital art is featured in the February edition of “Missouri Life” magazine. This is the first time her art has been showcased in Missouri’s premier lifestyle magazine. “It was very exciting when I found out my art had been selected,” Bodenheimer said. “To have my work shown […]
  • Explore ‘Traveling Museums & Other Curiosities’ at River Campus Art Gallery

    “Traveling Museums & Other Curiosities: The Work of Jeffrey Abt” will be on display in Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus Art Gallery Feb. 6-24. An opening reception is scheduled for 5-7 p.m. with an Artist Talk at 4 p.m. Feb. 3. This show displays a series of collapsible museums and drawings and focuses on […]


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Department of Art
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701