Department of Art & Design

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

Department of Art and Design Scholarships 2020

Perspective students are encouraged to apply for the VPA Scholarship by the December 1, 2019 deadline.
The Endowed Scholarship deadline has been moved to February 1, 2020 to coincide with the preferred deadline for FAFSA. Download the PDF for information about Department of Art and Design Endowed scholarships.


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Art and Design Department News

    ‘From Crayons to College’ Opening Nov. 15 at Catapult

    “From Crayons to College,” an exhibit featuring the work of several Southeast Missouri State University student artists, is currently on display at Catapult Creative House in downtown Cape Girardeau. A gallery lecture in which the students will discuss their work is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, and is free and open to the [...]


    Crisp Museum Invites Visitors to ‘Folktales, Crafts and Music’ Family Day Nov. 9

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will celebrate a Family Day on Nov. 9 with “Folktales, Crafts and Music.” This free event is scheduled from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and offers an afternoon of discovery and celebration of the folktales, crafts and traditional music from Appalachia [...]


    Arts Council Micro Galleries Showcasing Southeast Alumna’s Artwork

    A solo exhibition titled “sweetie” featuring print and sculpture artworks from Southeast Missouri State University alumna Ashley Sexton opens Nov. 1 in the Arts Council of Southeast Missouri’s Micro Galleries. An opening reception is scheduled for 5-9 p.m. that evening at the Arts Council of Southeast Missouri, located at 16 North Spanish Street in Cape [...]


    Southeast Students’ Digital Artwork Exhibits Open Nov. 1 in Kent Library

    Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Art and Design will feature the work of art and design students in two exhibitions opening Nov. 1 in Kent Library’s Heather MacDonald Greene Multimedia Center. “Nurdle,” featuring 3D rendering artwork, and “Razzle Dazzle,” featuring digital photography and digital painting artwork, both showcase work by students using technology available [...]


Contact

573.651.2143
amwelker@semo.edu
River Campus Seminary 104

Department of Art and Design
One University Plaza, MS 7825
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

  
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