Known for connecting students to the world through art, the Studio Art department at De Smet Jesuit offers courses ranging from an introductory skill level to an advanced college preparatory level. Students can experiment with individual electives such as sculpting or graphic design, or delve deeply into our comprehensive four-year studio art program.
Student Art Showcase
Impasto eye project
Photoshop graphic design
Graffiti Wall Time Lapse
This is what happens
when Student Government meets the art department. Thanks to collaborative efforts with local artists eyez and brklynstl and support from our advancement team, Spartans now have a graffiti wall on site.
Time lapse video capturing the final paint session was made by Aaron Lasek '19 with post-production assistance by Will Hanson '21.
Art II Painting
Art IV Advanced Drawing
Art II Sculpture
Art IV Honors Studio
Art I Self Portrait
Fine Arts Faculty
MA, Media Literacy, Webster University
BA, Theology, St. Louis University
BS, Fine Art, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
BA, Theatre and Russian, Beloit College
JD, St. Louis University
BA, History, St. Louis University School of Law