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Our 10:1 student-to-faculty ratio, access to state-of-the-art facilities, 24-hour-a-day studio access, and central location in Portland’s creative community, makes Maine College of Art & Design the right-sized city and right-sized school to make your mark.
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Upcoming Open Houses
Maine College of Art & Design offers several ways to experience our campus virtually and in-person. Open Houses will give you a behind the scenes tour of what life is like as an art and design student. Take a tour, hear from current students, and get helpful portfolio feedback.
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Visiting Artist Series
The College offers its Visiting Artist Series to share ideas emerging across creative disciplines. Our mission is to engage creatives currently working in Art, Craft, Design, and academic areas of cultural production while helping to amplify experiences and perspectives from Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) and LGBTQ voices.
The Fall season is now complete. Stay tuned for Spring talks!
On view at the ICA
Sympathy for the translator
October 7 – December 10, 2022
Image: Caroline Monnet, O pemodon – They Carry It, Anti breakage self-adhesive polyester, 2022 | Photography by Joel Tsui ’16, Salt ’17, MFA ’19
Safe & Healthy
How we’re keeping our community safe.