MECA’s Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art program is pleased to announce the 2019 Summer Lecture Series, which brings together a national and international roster of visiting artists, curators, and scholars to participate in the MFA Summer Intensive in Portland Maine. In addition to critiques and studio visits with graduate candidates, visiting artists deliver a talk that is free and open to the public.

Visiting Artist lectures are held in Osher Hall and begin at 5:30pm.

Summer 2019 Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Thursday, June 20
Jamillah James
Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (ICA LA)

Monday, July 1
Eneida Sanches
Indigo Arts Alliance Artist-in-Residence
Visual Artist

Monday, July 8
Bradford Nordeen
Curator and Author, Founder of Dirty Looks

Monday, July 15
Charlie Hewitt
Painter, Printmaker, Sculptor

Monday, July 22
Jessi Reaves

Monday, July 29
Michael Menchaca
Painter, Printmaker, Illustration

Monday, August 5
Sonya Schönberger
Photography, Theater, Installation

Media Sponsor

BOMB Magazine has been publishing conversations between artists of all disciplines since 1981. BOMB’s founders—New York City based artists and writers—created BOMB because they saw a disparity between the way artists talked about their work among themselves and the way critics described it.”

Header Artwork: Michael Menchaca, cropped