‘Art in the Time of COVID’ Opens Nov. 9 at Catapult


“Art in the Time of COVID,” an exhibition of work by Southeast Missouri State University students and local artists, will be on display Nov. 9-Jan. 22, 2021 at Southeast’s Catapult Creative House.

The artwork was created in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The exhibition is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is curated by Dr. Joni Hand, associate professor of art history at Southeast, and Catapult’s gallery committee.

A reception for the exhibition will be held Friday, Dec. 4 from 5-9 p.m. at Catapult.

Visitors are welcome to tour the entire Catapult facilities including the Southeast Missouri State University Department of Art and Design students’ studios upstairs. Visitors are also invited to browse the merchandise in the Shoppe, which features student work and local business products.

Face coverings will be required, and social distancing guidelines will be in place.

Catapult Creative House is located at 612 Broadway, Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Hours of operation are Monday through Saturday 8 a.m.-4 p.m. All gallery exhibitions, events and talks are free and open to the public.