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Update: March 13, 2020

Given the public health concerns surrounding the Coronavirus, and in line with recommendations from the CDC, Maine College of Art has closed to the public as of Saturday, March 14, 2020 until further notice.

With regret, we share that the ICA at MECA will also be closed during this time.
Updates regarding the 2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition will be posted here on
 the ICA website and our Instagram feed.

2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition

On view from May 8 – June 6, 2020
**Events have been postponed at this time, check back here for updates.**
Exhibition Opening: Friday, May 8, 2020, 5:00–8:00pm
Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art
ICA Gallery hours: Wed–Sun, 11:00am–5:00pm, Thurs, 11:00am–7:00pm, Friday, 11:00am–5:00pm, (FFAW until 8:00pm)

Maine College of Art is pleased to announce the 2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition. The exhibition spotlights works by graduating artists, and represents a synthesis of each student’s experience in Maine College of Art’s MFA Program in Studio Art. The MFA Thesis Exhibition features work in a variety of media and surveys a range of conceptual themes and creative approaches that characterize the global cultural landscape and contemporary art practice.


Featured Image2019 MFA Thesis Exhibition, Artwork by Sharon Shapiro, MFA ’19