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2019 Professional Development and Creative Entrepreneurship Grant

Congratulations to the Spring 2019 Awardees of the Professional Development and Creative . . .

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MECA Broderson Award Winners 2019

MECA Broderson Award Winners 2019 On Thursday, May 2, 2019, Maine Ad + Design (MADE) announced the 2019 Broderson Award Winners at their annual award show. As Maine’s premier advertising award . . .

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2019 Baie Ste Marie Artists-in-Residence

The family of Barbara Rita Jenny (MFA ’02) established the Maine College of Art Baie Ste Marie Artist & Family Residencyin 2008. Located in New Edinburgh, Nova Scotia, the Baie Ste Marie . . .

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MECA Hosts Art in Exodus Exhibition

Maine College of Art presents Art in Exodus, a mentoring and exhibition project through which refugee artists and Mainers from underrepresented populations share their art and culture. Maine . . .

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MECA Announces 2019 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipients

Celebrated Artist Daniel Minter to Address New MECA Graduates Internationally recognized painter, sculptor, illustrator, and Assistant Professor of Illustration at Maine College of Art Daniel . . .

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2019 Professional Development and Creative Entrepreneurship Grant

2019 Professional Development and Creative Entrepreneurship Grant

Congratulations to the Spring 2019 Awardees of the Professional Development and Creative Entrepreneurship Grant.

MECA Hosts Art in Exodus Exhibition

MECA Hosts Art in Exodus Exhibition

MECA presents Art in Exodus, a mentoring and exhibition project through which refugee artists and Mainers from underrepresented populations share their art and culture.

MECA Broderson Award Winners 2019

MECA Broderson Award Winners 2019

In 2019, MADE will present $5,000 in scholarships to our top five local entrants in the student category ($1,000 per student).

2019 Pace House Artists-in-Residence

2019 Pace House Artists-in-Residence

Shawn Brewer ’12, Nicole Duennebier ’05, Lucas Ouellette ’18, Christopher Patch ’98, Reggie Hodges, Mitchell Rasor, and Seth Rogoff Selected For Pace House Residency

2019 Belvedere Fund Recipients

2019 Belvedere Fund Recipients

The 2019 awardees are Addison de Lisle ’11, Peter Dore ’17, Bryan Hansen ’18, and Matthias Rand ’12.

2019 Baie Ste Marie Artists-in-Residence

2019 Baie Ste Marie Artists-in-Residence

The 2019 residents are Marcy Chevali MFA '08, Dylan Hausthor '15, and Lucas Ouellette '18 for the Baie Ste-Marie Residency.

2019 Alumni Residency at MECA Artists-in-Residence

2019 Alumni Residency at MECA Artists-in-Residence

Asherah Cinnamon '08, Kelsey Haley '15, Savanna Pettengill '14, and Lauren Tosswill '14 were selected for the summer alumni residency.

Award Recipients for the Merit Scholarship Competition 2019

Award Recipients for the Merit Scholarship Competition 2019

A big congratulations to all of the participants in the 2019 Merit Scholarship Competition! This year's exhibition was an exceptional showcase of the breadth of work being created in each department of . . .

MECA Announces 2019 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipients

MECA Announces 2019 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipients

Internationally recognized painter, sculptor, illustrator, and Assistant Professor of Illustration at Maine College of Art Daniel Minter will deliver the Commencement address at MECA’s 108th graduation . . .

MECA Hosts Art in Exodus Exhibition

MECA Hosts Art in Exodus Exhibition

MECA is specifically interested in partnering with people of color who also identify as women, are members of the LGBTQIA+ community, and/or . . .

Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at MECA Presents: Visual Tensions | Parasitic Honeyshoes | Letting Yourself Go

Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at MECA Presents: Visual Tensions | Parasitic Honeyshoes | Letting Yourself Go

The ICA at MECA announces the opening of the ICA Spring Exhibitions, a collective of three solo exhibitions: Visual Tensions | Séan Alonzo Harris, Parasitic Honeyshoes | Greta Bank, and Letting Yourself Go | . . .

MECA appoints Rachel Somerville, Ed.D. to the faculty of Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Program

MECA appoints Rachel Somerville, Ed.D. to the faculty of Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Program

Maine College of Art has appointed Rachel Somerville, Ed.D., to the faculty of the Master of Arts in Teaching program.

Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at MECA appoints Nikki Rayburn Interim Director of Exhibitions

Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at MECA appoints Nikki Rayburn Interim Director of Exhibitions

Maine College of Art (MECA) has appointed Nikki Rayburn '11 Interim Director of Exhibitions at MECA.

Meet the Residencies 2019

Meet the Residencies 2019

Maine College of Art and Hewnoaks present "Meet the Residencies." at MECA on January 22, 2019 at 6pm.

“Drawing Now” Exhibits at ICA Beginning January 2019

“Drawing Now” Exhibits at ICA Beginning January 2019

The Drawing Collective is comprised of 30 artists from eleven countries who all share the practice of abstract drawing.

Maine College of Art Receives $3 Million from the Lunder Foundation

Maine College of Art Receives $3 Million from the Lunder Foundation

For Immediate Release - November 27, 2018 Media Contact: Sue McGovern, ​smcgovern@meca.edu, 781.315.3400 Maine College of Art Receives $3 Million from the Lunder Foundation Gift supports College’s . . .

Culinary Talents of Immigrant Women to Be Showcased in Cooking Videos Screening and Food Tasting on November 30th

Culinary Talents of Immigrant Women to Be Showcased in Cooking Videos Screening and Food Tasting on November 30th

A tasting of the dishes in the videos will follow from 5–7pm. On hand will be the immigrant women who participated in the project - a partnership of the In Her Presence non-profit and MECA - and the MECA . . .

MECA Celebrates Launch of Animation & Game Art Major with Faculty-Student Show Reel

MECA Celebrates Launch of Animation & Game Art Major with Faculty-Student Show Reel

Featuring a giant floating moon beast, little warriors, windmills, lobsters, futuristic vehicles, hamsters, and a virtual reality game scene, Maine College of Art’s new show reel celebrates Animation & Game . . .

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