MECAmorphosis celebrates MECA’s graduating professional artists and raises critical scholarship funds to educate the next generation of artists. This year, MECAmorphosis consists of two separate events. The Runway Fashion Show is on Thursday, May 4, and the BFA Thesis Exhibition is on Friday, May 5, 2017.


Thursday, May 4, 2017, Show Starts at 7:30, Doors Open at 7:00

The Runway Fashion Show in the Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA) features work by students in our Textile & Fashion Design Program and raises critical support for MECA’s Student Scholarship Fund. The Textile & Fashion Design Program at MECA was created through a generous gift from Roxanne Quimby.

We are happy to report that this event has SOLD OUT!!
Please contact Dietlind Vander Schaaf at for wait list info.

Friday, May 5, 2017, 5:00–8:00pm

The 2017 Thesis Exhibition Opening will be held in conjunction with the First Friday Artwalk. This year’s exhibition features work by over 100 graduating students in our BFA program. Light fare and interactive art on Floors 1, 2 and 3 of the Porteous Building. Free and open to the public. The BFA Thesis Exhibition will be on view through May 23.

For more information contact Dietlind Vander Schaaf at 699.5012 or

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