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MECA Announces 2016 Commencement Speakers & Honorary Degree Recipients

Ruby Lerner, President and Executive Director of Creative Capital, will deliver the keynote address at MECA’s Commencement Ceremony. Honorary Degrees will be granted to David Shaw, C. David Thomas . . .

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Maine College of Art Announces Acquisition of Salt Institute of Documentary Studies

Two Landmark Maine Educational Institutions Will Integrate to Preserve Salt’s Mission Portland, Maine: The future of the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, which announced it would close . . .

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Iva Milovanovic ’16 Awarded Archie Bray Foundation Residency

Iva Milovanovic '16 has been awarded a residency to the Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts in Helena, Montana. For sixty years, the Archie Bray Foundation has brought together artists with . . .

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Faculty Member Jamie Hogan Honored with Lupine Award

[caption id="attachment_13931" align="alignnone" width="600"] Jamie Hogan, Traps, as seen in Island Birthday[/caption] While Jamie Hogan strolls the beaches of Peaks Island with her dog or crosses . . .

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Maine College of Art Announces Arts & Humanities MAC/MHS Grant Award

Maine College of Art has received an Arts & Humanities Grant from the Maine Arts Commission and the Maine Humanities Council for the Art in Exodus project. Portland, ME – Maine College of Art . . .

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MECA News › Graphic Design

Risograph Workshop — Maine Type Lab & Wing Club Press

Risograph Workshop — Maine Type Lab & Wing Club Press

On Sunday, February 21, the student group Maine Type Lab hosted a risograph workshop at MECA with the local print studio Wing Club Press.

MECA Faculty and Alum rebrand Truro Center for the Arts

MECA Faculty and Alum rebrand Truro Center for the Arts

Charles Melcher, Associate Professor of Graphic Design, and Margo Halverson, Program Chair of Graphic Design, of Alice Design Communication rebranded Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill.

Mark Jamra’s Font Phoreous Cherokee

Mark Jamra’s Font Phoreous Cherokee

Associate Professor of Graphic Design Mark Jamra is featured in the Portland Press Herald on his font collection, Phoreous Cherokee, the first commercially available and most complete typeface for the Cherokee . . .

Professor Mark Jamra Recongnized by Typographica

Professor Mark Jamra Recongnized by Typographica

Associate Professor of Graphic Design Mark Jamra has been recognized by Typographica.org as having one of the best typefaces of 2014. Mark is a renowned type designer and has been designing typefaces for close . . .

2015 Geary’s Summer Ale Package Design Winner Announced

2015 Geary’s Summer Ale Package Design Winner Announced

Robert J. Condon '17, a junior in Graphic Design, was announced as the 2015 of the annual Geary's Summer Ale package design competition, in partnership with local business D.L. Geary's Brewing Company, open . . .

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