Special Exhibit to Feature Crisp Museum’s New Acquisitions, Old Favorites


Artwork from the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum’s permanent collection will be on display in a special exhibition opening Friday, Nov. 1, at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus.

The public is invited to view the exhibition with an opening reception scheduled for 4-8 p.m. that evening. The exhibit will remain on display through Jan. 26. Admission is free.

The exhibit will feature new acquisitions and old favorites from the Museum’s collections.

“In recent years the museum’s collections have grown, and this exhibition is a great opportunity to showcase these wonderful works,” said Jim Phillips, museum manager and senior curator. “We are very honored to have a diverse array of archeology, history and fine artwork. Works from a wide variety of media and interests will be represented, offering something for all audiences.”

For more information about this exhibition, visit https://semo.edu/museum/exhibitions/2019-2020/permanent-collection-exhibition.html.

The Crisp Museum is located in the Cultural Arts Center at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus, located at 518 S. Fountain St. in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday, 1-4 p.m. on weekends and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the first Friday of the month. For more information, call (573) 651-2260 or email museum@semo.edu.