Department of Art


The Department of Art fosters innovation, prepares students for a lifetime of creative expression, and inspires genuine belief in the power of fine art and design. Missouri Western continues to focus on the high level of artistic teaching and expression that has fostered the successes of artists. Its responsibility to push creative boundaries, to foster analytical skills necessary for creative problem solving, and to encourage students to live on the edge creatively. Generous gifts from individuals, corporations and foundations help ensure that the financial resources are available to those served by the department.

We value your support and your gift is tax deductible. If you would like to contact the Western Foundation Office for more information you can call 816.271.5648 or make a donation directly online through the

Western Foundation