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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 . . .

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 . . .

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 . . .

Congratulations 2021 Graduates!

Congratulations 2021 Graduates!

Congratulations Classes of 2020 and 2021!! On Sunday, May 16, 2021, Maine College of Art & Design honored the graduating classes of 2020 and 2021 during the College’s 110th Commencement at the Cross . . .

Maine College of Art & Design Announces The MECA&D 2021 Fashion Show

Maine College of Art & Design Announces The MECA&D 2021 Fashion Show

Maine College of Art & Design Announces The MECA&D 2021 Fashion Show Thesis Collections from Textile & Fashion Design Seniors Will Be Presented via Livestream from the Institute of Contemporary Art at . . .

2021 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipients

2021 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipients

2021 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipients Celebrated Artist Sonya Clark to Address New MECA&D Grads Honorary Degrees To Be Conferred Upon Clark and Daniel N. Crewe Portland, Maine — Maine . . .

Maine College of Art & Design Announces Plans for 2021 Commencement

Maine College of Art & Design Announces Plans for 2021 Commencement

Dear Members of the MECA&D Community, As we look ahead to the conclusion of the academic year, we are working to finalize plans for a Commencement ceremony that will appropriately honor our graduating . . .

Maine College of Art & Design to Host Annual Resilience Week

Maine College of Art & Design to Host Annual Resilience Week

Maine College of Art & Design to Host Annual Resilience Week, A Series of Events to Support Conversations Around Race and Inclusion Maine College of Art & Design is proud to announce its second annual . . .

TD Charitable Foundation Supports Maine College of Art & Design  with COVID-Relief Financial Aid Funding for Students of Color

TD Charitable Foundation Supports Maine College of Art & Design with COVID-Relief Financial Aid Funding for Students of Color

TD Charitable Foundation Supports Maine College of Art & Design with COVID-Relief Financial Aid Funding for Students of Color The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, America’s . . .

Spring 2021 Planning Update

Spring 2021 Planning Update

Dear MECA&D Community, I hope this note finds you and your family safe and healthy. I am pleased to share that our efforts to create an arts oasis here at MECA&D this semester were successful - we were very . . .

Maine College of Art & Design  Announces New Sculpture Faculty Endowment

Maine College of Art & Design Announces New Sculpture Faculty Endowment

Maine College of Art & Design Announces New Sculpture Faculty Endowment New Endowment Honors Sculpture Professor Emeritus Gary Ambrose Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) is pleased to announce the . . .

Maine College of Art & Design Announces Major Support from the Davis Educational Foundation

Maine College of Art & Design Announces Major Support from the Davis Educational Foundation

Maine College of Art & Design Announces Major Support from the Davis Educational Foundation MECA&D to invest in innovative methods to improve the quality, accessibility, and range of education delivery Maine . . .

Welcome to MECA&D: A Message from President Laura Freid

Welcome to MECA&D: A Message from President Laura Freid

Dear Students, Welcome to Maine College of Art & Design. I have really enjoyed meeting the new students who joined our community over the past few weeks and greeting the returning students and members of the . . .

MECA&D Announces Margaret Brownlee as  Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer & Learning Support Coordinator

MECA&D Announces Margaret Brownlee as Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer & Learning Support Coordinator

August 6, 2020 -- Following a national search, Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) has appointed Margaret Brownlee as Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer & Learning Support Coordinator, President . . .

MECA&D’s 2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan

MECA&D’s 2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan

Dear members of the MECA&D 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: January 11, 2021 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 & Design Class of 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony

Maine College of Art & Design 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&D . . .

MECA&D Launches #mymecacommunity Campaign

MECA&D Launches #mymecacommunity Campaign

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

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