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ICA at MECA Presents ‘Off the Wall’

The ICA at MECA announces the opening of Off the Wall on Thursday, January 18, 5–7pm. Guest curator Jaime DeSimone and artist Ryan Wallace will be joining opening reception. The exhibition is on . . .

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PPH: Laura Freid and Arts Education in Ever-Changing World

Portland Press Herald: MECA’s new President sees Arts Education as key to navigating an ever-changing world [caption id="attachment_21431" align="alignleft" width="300"] PPH staff photo by Ben . . .

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MECA Community Members Receive 2018 Kindling Fund Grants

MECA Community Members Receive Kindling Fund Grants Maine College of Art is excited to announce the following MECA community recipients who were awarded Kindling Fund Grants: Salt Visiting . . .

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2017 BFA Exhibition Recipients Announced

[intro]A big congratulations to all of the participants in the 2017 BFA Exhibition! This year's exhibition is a fantastic reflection of the breadth of work being created in each program of the . . .

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MECA Artists in 2018 Portland Museum of Art Biennial

In October 2017, the Portland Museum of Art announced their participating artists for the 2018 Biennial exhibition. The Biennial will be open January 26 to May 30, 2018. This 10th Biennial is . . .

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ICA at MECA Presents ‘Off the Wall’

ICA at MECA Presents ‘Off the Wall’

The ICA at MECA announces the opening of Off the Wall on Thursday, January 18, 5–7pm. Guest curator Jaime DeSimone and artist Ryan Wallace will be joining opening reception. The exhibition is on view . . .

ICA at MECA Presents Confabulations of Millennia

ICA at MECA Presents Confabulations of Millennia

The ICA at MECA announces the opening of Confabulations of Millennia on Friday, October 6, 2017, 5–8pm; reception includes an appearance by Guest Curator Richard Saja.

ICA at MECA Announces Painting Symposium on 9.15.17 (10am-5pm)

ICA at MECA Announces Painting Symposium on 9.15.17 (10am-5pm)

Portland, Maine ~ The Institute of Contemporary Art in conjunction with the Painting and MFA programs at Maine College of Art (MECA) is pleased to invite the public to attend On Genre: A Painting Symposium, a . . .

ICA at MECA Invites you to VRAGE: A Three Day Virtual Reality Art Gallery Experience (4.26 through 4.28)

ICA at MECA Invites you to VRAGE: A Three Day Virtual Reality Art Gallery Experience (4.26 through 4.28)

Portland, Maine – The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art (ICA at MECA) is pleased to announce VRAGE developed and designed by University of Southern Maine (USM) student Justin O’Malley . . .

‘American Genre: Contemporary Painting” to Come to ICA at MECA

‘American Genre: Contemporary Painting” to Come to ICA at MECA

The ICA at Maine College of Art is free and open to the public. Wednesday–Sunday 11:00am–5:00pm, Thursday 11:00am–7:00pm, and First Fridays 11:00am–8:00pm.  American Genre: Contemporary . . .

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art Presents UNLOADED

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art Presents UNLOADED

UNLOADED  Portland, Maine ~The ICA at MECA announces the opening of UNLOADED, a multimedia group exhibit that explores historical and social issues surrounding the availability, use, and impact of guns in . . .

Dwelling Place Interactive Public Art

Dwelling Place Interactive Public Art

Dwelling Place Interactive Public Art Installed at MECA in October Community Celebration Hosted on October 18 at 12:30pm at MECA’s Green Space on Casco Street Maine College Of Art, in conjunction with . . .

Institute of Contemporary Art Announces Anguish

Institute of Contemporary Art Announces Anguish

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art Announces Anguish: the Grave Misgivings of Remembrance Opening on Friday, October 28th from 5:00-8:00pm On View through January 14, 2017 Curated . . .

In This Realm Explores Identity and Transformation

In This Realm Explores Identity and Transformation

Upcoming ICA Show In This Realm Explores Identity and Transformation Through the Lens of Five Artists On view from October 6–21, 2016 Exhibition Opening: Thursday, October 6, 2016, . . .

MECA’s Institute of Contemporary Art Announces  Forthcoming Exhibitions

MECA’s Institute of Contemporary Art Announces Forthcoming Exhibitions

Visitors to the ICA at MECA can look forward to Bounty, Anguish, In This Realm, and The Unity of Opposites.

Maine College of Art Presents Ann Hirsch: Sharing Love

Maine College of Art Presents Ann Hirsch: Sharing Love

Ann Hirsch: Sharing Love at ICA at MECA presents works by video and performance artist Ann Hirsch made over the last decade. The Los Angeles-based artist is known for her approachable and often humorous . . .

Maine College of Art Presents Made in LA

Maine College of Art Presents Made in LA

Made in LA showcases established and entrepreneurial creative and innovative makers in Lewiston Auburn Made in LA is an interactive exhibition of the thriving yet often hidden creative makers in Lewiston . . .

BOUNTY: 2016 Biennial Faculty Exhibition Announced

BOUNTY: 2016 Biennial Faculty Exhibition Announced

BOUNTY: 2016 Biennial Faculty Exhibition On view from Wednesday, August 24–Thursday, September 29, 2016. Please join us for the opening reception on Friday, September 2, 2016, 5:00–8:00pm [caption . . .

East to East in the ICA

East to East in the ICA

Two Maine artists return home – elin o'Hara slavick with After Hiroshima, a project from the Far East, and Shane C. Smith with Avi Form – a project about the Downeast Penobscot living on Indian Island, . . .

Razzle Dazzle Sis Boom Bah in the ICA

Razzle Dazzle Sis Boom Bah in the ICA

Razzle Dazzle Sis Boom Bah featured Canadian artist Karen Kraven and was curated by Nicholas Brown. This show came to the ICA from Fonderie Darling in Montreal and ran January 21 to April 5, . . .

South of No North Opens November 6th in the ICA

South of No North Opens November 6th in the ICA

South of No North, Faculty Exhibition, On view from November 6 – December 22, 2014.

PROJECT _ On View at the ICA Starting August 21

PROJECT _ On View at the ICA Starting August 21

  Coming August 21st the ICA will introduce a new show titled Project_. Ana Miljacki and Lee Moreau founded the design and research firm Project_ in 1998. Through the production of buildings, . . .

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