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2021 Fall BFA Exhibition running now through mid-November

This week marks the start of the 2021 BFA Exhibition, which will run throughout four floors of the Porteous Building until November 13. Congratulations to the 101 students participating in this . . .

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Maine College of Art & Design Hosts Author, Illustrator, and Screenwriter Jonny Sun

Maine College of Art & Design Hosts Author, Illustrator, and Screenwriter Jonny Sun   PORTLAND, ME — October 20, 2021 — Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) today . . .

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Maine College of Art & Design Introduces the Anne Honeywell Orr Memorial Endowed Scholarship

  Maine College of Art & Design Introduces the Anne Honeywell Orr Memorial Endowed Scholarship PORTLAND, ME — September 29, 2021 — Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) today . . .

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Maine College of Art & Design Releases Sovereign, a Salt Institute Podcast Exploring Native Tribe Rights in Maine 

PORTLAND, ME — August 30, 2021 — Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) today announced its September 2 release of the Salt Institute-created podcast, Sovereign. Created as a four-part . . .

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Maine College of Art & Design Opens State’s Only Materials Collection

Maine College of Art & Design Opens State’s Only Materials Collection PORTLAND, ME — September 20, 2021 — Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) today announced the opening of . . .

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Maine College of Art & Design Hosts Author, Illustrator, and Screenwriter Jonny Sun

Maine College of Art & Design Hosts Author, Illustrator, and Screenwriter Jonny Sun

Maine College of Art & Design Hosts Author, Illustrator, and Screenwriter Jonny Sun   PORTLAND, ME — October 20, 2021 — Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) today announced its plans to . . .

2021 Fall BFA Exhibition running now through mid-November

2021 Fall BFA Exhibition running now through mid-November

This week marks the start of the 2021 BFA Exhibition, which will run throughout four floors of the Porteous Building until November 13. Congratulations to the 101 students participating in this year’s event! . . .

Maine College of Art & Design Introduces the Anne Honeywell Orr Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Maine College of Art & Design Introduces the Anne Honeywell Orr Memorial Endowed Scholarship

  Maine College of Art & Design Introduces the Anne Honeywell Orr Memorial Endowed Scholarship PORTLAND, ME — September 29, 2021 — Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) today announced . . .

TeenLife.com: 12 Ways to Boost You Portfolio in High School

TeenLife.com: 12 Ways to Boost You Portfolio in High School

TeenLife.com: 12 Ways to Boost You Portfolio in High School MECA&D photography students Amanda Bizarro ’22 and Annabelle Richardson '22 join Director of Admissions Jen Campanaro to share tips with Rachel . . .

Maine College of Art & Design Opens State’s Only Materials Collection

Maine College of Art & Design Opens State’s Only Materials Collection

Maine College of Art & Design Opens State’s Only Materials Collection PORTLAND, ME — September 20, 2021 — Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) today announced the opening of the Materials . . .

MECA&D Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

MECA&D Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

MECA&D Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15) This year, Maine College of Art & Design is celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month, a time that traditionally honors the . . .

Holiday Sale Vendor and Window Display applications are open!

Holiday Sale Vendor and Window Display applications are open!

Each year, the Maine College of Art & Design Holiday Sale (running November 19 through December 10) provides an opportunity to purchase handmade arts, crafts, and gifts for the season while supporting . . .

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art & Design Presents Monitor: Surveillance, Data, and the New Panoptic

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art & Design Presents Monitor: Surveillance, Data, and the New Panoptic

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art & Design Presents Monitor: Surveillance, Data, and the New Panoptic On view from October 1 – December 10, 2021 PORTLAND, ME — September 13, . . .

Welcome Home! Welcome Back!

Welcome Home! Welcome Back!

Dear MECA&D Community, As we begin the new academic year together here at Maine College of Art & Design, I invite you to join me in extending a warm welcome to all of our incoming students and a great . . .

Maine College of Art & Design Releases Sovereign, a Salt Institute Podcast Exploring Native Tribe Rights in Maine 

Maine College of Art & Design Releases Sovereign, a Salt Institute Podcast Exploring Native Tribe Rights in Maine 

Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) today announced its September 2 release of the Salt Institute-created podcast, Sovereign. Created as a four-part series with episodes coming out each Thursday, Salt . . .

Maine College Of Art Unveils New Name, Creative Identity, and the Envisioning Our Future 2027 Strategic Plan

Maine College Of Art Unveils New Name, Creative Identity, and the Envisioning Our Future 2027 Strategic Plan

Maine College Of Art Unveils New Name, Creative Identity, and the Envisioning Our Future 2027 Strategic Plan  The 140-year-old art school is now Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) to reflect . . .

MECA&D Welcomes New Faculty Members

MECA&D Welcomes New Faculty Members

Please join us in welcoming two new faculty members, each with their own global experience and unique expertise, to join our talented existing faculty roster! Zenab Bastawala, Assistant Professor of Graphic . . .

BOLT Prepares to Welcome Incoming Class to MECA&D

BOLT Prepares to Welcome Incoming Class to MECA&D

The BFA Orientation Leadership Team (BOLT) prepares to welcome back students! The BFA Orientation Leadership Team—commonly known as BOLT—arrived back on campus today (Monday, August 23) to support the . . .

CC Paschal joins the Salt team!

CC Paschal joins the Salt team!

We are thrilled to welcome award-winning audio journalist CC Paschal (she/they) to the Salt faculty this year! In addition to creating podcasts about art, culture and politics, CC focuses on teaching . . .

MAT summer institute supports programs at LearningWorks

MAT summer institute supports programs at LearningWorks

Students in our Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) summer institute have had two beautiful weeks supporting the LearningWorks summer program at East End Elementary School.   Starting with the building . . .

POST: Examining the Afters opens online Monday, August 16

POST: Examining the Afters opens online Monday, August 16

This summer, Post-Bacc to MAT Pathway (PBAE-MAT) participants developed and expanded on studio art practices as they continued to explore the artist/educator theme. By examining personal learning goals, they . . .

Call for Alumni Work is Open for the 2022 Maine College of Art & Design Alumni Exhibition

Call for Alumni Work is Open for the 2022 Maine College of Art & Design Alumni Exhibition

Want a chance to be a part of the 2022 Maine College of Art & Design Alumni Triennial? The application process is now open! The show, scheduled for January 14 - February 27, 2022, will be juried by . . .

MECA&D Announces Jen Campanaro as Director of Admissions

MECA&D Announces Jen Campanaro as Director of Admissions

PORTLAND, ME — July 27, 2021 — Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) today announced the appointment of Jen Campanaro as Director of Admissions, effective Monday, June 14, 2021. In her new role, Campanaro . . .

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