Upcoming Events

MSU SEC Per Course Faculty Art Show

MSU Department of Art+DesignPer Course Faculty Art Exhibition



March 30 - April 20, 2018

First Friday Art Walk Opening Reception: 6-10pm, April 6
Closed during Spring Holiday (March 31 - April 1)

The Student Exhibition Center is proud to present the Per Course Art Faculty Exhibition. Art and Design's per course faculty are active and involved artists, designers or art educators. Their work ranges from photography, paintings, sculptures, new media, and more.

This show is free and open to the public.

Pie & Whiskey: Writers Under the Influence of Butter & Booze

College of Arts and Letters
Special Event


April 18, 2018

Writers Kate Lebo & Sam Ligon are touring the country with their anthology Pie & Whiskey: Writers Under the Influence of Butter & Booze, an aptly named collection of poems, stories, and essays on pie, whiskey, and the combination of the two.

They will be reading from the anthology and talking about their project at Student Exhibition Center on the campus of Missouri State University on Wednesday, April 18, from 6-8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public and is sponsored by the College of Arts & Letters, the Department of English, the Creative Writing Program, and Moon City Press.

MSU Department of Art+DesignDesign Practicum Exhibition



April 27 - May 17, 2018

First Friday Art Walk Opening Reception: 6-10pm, May 4

MSU Student Exhibition Center presents the Art and Design Department's BFA in Design Professional Design Practicum Exhibition. The final project in the Professional Design Practicum course is based on an ability to define and select a problem that requires an intervention of a graphic designer/illustrator from the wide scope of prospective clients such as nonprofit groups or businesses.

The exhibition includes a visual presentation of the final project from analyzing problem and its challenges, sketches, ideas developments, through the final solution of problem solving and its implementation.

The reception will be hosted on May 4, during First Friday Art Walk from 6-10pm. Complimentary refreshments will be provided.