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The ICA at MECA Announces Timed Admission Entry and New Dates for Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan

July 2, 2020 The Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at Maine College of Art (MECA) is pleased to announce the opening of Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan to the public. . . .

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Maine College of Art Elects New Board of Trustees Members

July 1, 2020 Maine College of Art is honored to announce the election of Denise Carey, Diane Garthwaite, and Gimbala Sankare to the Board of Trustees and the re-election of former Trustee Debby . . .

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2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan FAQ

Updated: June 29, 2020 Please continue to check this webpage as we will be updating it regularly. If you have a question that has not yet been answered below, please reach out to the relevant . . .

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MECA’s 2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan

Dear members of the MECA Community, I am writing to you today to share an update on our plan to welcome students, faculty, and staff to campus as safely as possible this summer and fall. Maine . . .

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A Message from President Laura Freid

Photograph by Tim Greenway Salt '03. June 1, 2020 “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” - James Baldwin From coast to coast, for . . .

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The ICA at MECA Announces Timed Admission Entry and New Dates for Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan

The ICA at MECA Announces Timed Admission Entry and New Dates for Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan

July 2, 2020 The Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at Maine College of Art (MECA) is pleased to announce the opening of Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan to the public. Featuring a . . .

Maine College of Art Elects New Board of Trustees Members

Maine College of Art Elects New Board of Trustees Members

July 1, 2020 Maine College of Art is honored to announce the election of Denise Carey, Diane Garthwaite, and Gimbala Sankare to the Board of Trustees and the re-election of former Trustee Debby Dluhy, . . .

MECA’s 2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan

MECA’s 2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan

Dear members of the MECA Community, I am writing to you today to share an update on our plan to welcome students, faculty, and staff to campus as safely as possible this summer and fall. Maine College of Art . . .

2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan FAQ

2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan FAQ

Updated: June 29, 2020 Please continue to check this webpage as we will be updating it regularly. If you have a question that has not yet been answered below, please reach out to the relevant department: . . .

Maine College of Art  Presents the 2020 COLLECT Online Summer Art Sale

Maine College of Art Presents the 2020 COLLECT Online Summer Art Sale

Annual art sale to continue online, raising critical funds for student scholarships while supporting emerging and established artists June 10, 2020 – Maine College of Art (MECA) is pleased to present the . . .

Maine College of Art Class of 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony

Maine College of Art Class of 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony

Celebrating the Class of 2020 View a recording of the Class of 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony. June 8, 2020 To honor the Class of 2020 during a time when large gatherings are not permitted, MECA celebrated . . .

A Message from President Laura Freid

A Message from President Laura Freid

Photograph by Tim Greenway Salt ’03. June 1, 2020 “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” – James Baldwin From coast to coast, for more than . . .

MECA Announces Celebration of 2020 Graduates and  Plans for 2020-2021 Academic Programs

MECA Announces Celebration of 2020 Graduates and Plans for 2020-2021 Academic Programs

Portland, Maine: Maine College of Art (MECA) today announced a celebration of the graduating Class of 2020 and shared plans to welcome students back for Summer and Fall academic programs. Graduating Class of . . .

2020 Belvedere Fund Recipients

2020 Belvedere Fund Recipients

The Belvedere Fund for Professional Development in the field of crafts at Maine College of Art was established in 2008 in memory of Deborah Pulliam of Castine, Maine. The Fund is available to all alumni who . . .

MECA Launches #mymecacommunity Campaign

MECA Launches #mymecacommunity Campaign

#mymecacommunity We have launched the #mymecacommunity campaign to help our students stay connected to MECA and to reinforce that faculty and staff are still here to support students even though we are no . . .

Maine College of Art Spring ‘20 Update (March 29, 2020)

Maine College of Art Spring ‘20 Update (March 29, 2020)

March 29, 2020 Dear MECA Community Members, I hope you are reading this from a safe place and that you and your friends and family are well. In my last message to our community, I shared the news that Maine . . .

Important MECA Community Message from President Laura Freid (March 19, 2020)

Important MECA Community Message from President Laura Freid (March 19, 2020)

March 19, 2020 Dear MECA Community Members, I am writing to you today with a heavy heart knowing that we are all facing a life-altering global crisis that will affect all of us in ways we can’t even . . .

Maine College of Art  Preparedness Against the Coronavirus Press Release (March 12, 2020)

Maine College of Art Preparedness Against the Coronavirus Press Release (March 12, 2020)

PORTLAND, Maine –  In a continued effort to protect the Maine College of Art (MECA) community, the College today announced the following: Spring Break Extension Spring Break will be extended for an . . .

Implementations to Prepare for the Coronavirus (March 12 Update)

Implementations to Prepare for the Coronavirus (March 12 Update)

Maine College of Art Preparedness Against the Coronavirus (March 12, 2020 Update)

Safeguarding Against Coronavirus (February 28, 2020)

Safeguarding Against Coronavirus (February 28, 2020)

To see our most up-to-date announcement (March 12, 2020), please click here. February 28, 2020 To the MECA community, We are tracking the progress of the coronavirus outbreaks globally and in the US. There is . . .

MECA Faculty Achievements: Winter 2020

MECA Faculty Achievements: Winter 2020

Maine College of Art is excited to kick off 2020 by congratulating many of our distinguished faculty members on their exciting achievements. Marian Baker, Stephen Benenson, Michel Droge MFA ’10, Annika . . .

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art Presents: Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art Presents: Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan

The ICA at MECA is pleased to announce Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan, featuring a survey of works by two artists who have worked collaboratively for more than 15 years.

Maine College of Art to Host First Annual Resilience Week, A Series of Events to Spark Conversations Around Race and Inclusion

Maine College of Art to Host First Annual Resilience Week, A Series of Events to Spark Conversations Around Race and Inclusion

MECA is proud to announce its inaugural Resilience Week, a project conceived by students and developed by the campus Diversity Committee and Students of Color Coalition.

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