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Iris Williamson Appointed Director of Exhibitions

Maine College of Art & Design Welcomes Iris Williamson as Incoming Director of Exhibitions Williamson will oversee exhibitions for the College and the Institute of Contemporary . . .

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Our 140-year history comes to life on the Congress Street windows

Illustration Prof. Andrew DeGraff brings Maine College of Art & Design’s 140-year history to life on our Congress Street . . .

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Maine College of Art & Design Welcomes New Trustees to Board 

Maine College of Art & Design Welcomes New Trustees to Board  Kathryn Yates Appointed Chair for the 2022-23 Academic Year    PORTLAND, ME — September 20, 2022 — Maine College of . . .

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2022 BFA Exhibition on view through November 11

Across four floors of the Porteous, nearly 100 students spent the past weekend hanging and installing the impressive art and design featured in this year's BFA Exhibition. This year’s . . .

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Animation & Game Art majors participate in 24 Hours: Animation Contest

From 7pm on Friday, October 14 through 7pm on Saturday, October 15, four teams of Maine College Art & Design students joined participants from 20 . . .

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#1 in the state for Graphic Design

Maine College of Art & Design named #1 in the state for Graphic Design!  We are very pleased to share that our Graphic Design major was . . .

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MECA&D News › Administrative Affairs

Maine College Art & Design Announces 2022 Commencement Speaker Mohamad Hafez

Maine College Art & Design Announces 2022 Commencement Speaker Mohamad Hafez

Maine College Art & Design Announces 2022 Commencement Speaker Mohamad Hafez Honorary Degrees to be conferred to Dr. Edward M. Friedman ’08 and Carole J. Friedman PORTLAND, ME—April 19, 2022—Maine . . .

Maine College of Art & Design Announces Stephen Bowden ’97 As Director of Marketing and Communication

Maine College of Art & Design Announces Stephen Bowden ’97 As Director of Marketing and Communication

 Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) has appointed Stephen Bowden '97 as Director of Marketing and Communication. “Steve’s professional experiences as a designer combined with his background as . . .

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

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

March 19, 2020 Dear MECA&D 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 […]

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

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

PORTLAND, Maine -  In a continued effort to protect the Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) community, the College today announced the following: Spring Break Extension Spring Break will […]

Implementations to Prepare for the Coronavirus (March 12 Update)

Implementations to Prepare for the Coronavirus (March 12 Update)

Maine College of Art & Design 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&D community, We are tracking the progress of the coronavirus outbreaks globally and […]

MECA&D Announces New Faculty and Staff Appointments

MECA&D Announces New Faculty and Staff Appointments

Key hires will pave the way for future strategic planning initiatives Portland, Maine - Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, […]

MECA&D Announces New Trustee Leadership

MECA&D Announces New Trustee Leadership

Maine College of Art & Design's Board of Trustees has elected Brian Wilk ’95, a MECA&D alum and current Vice President of Hasbro Toys to chair the College’s Board of Trustees. Wilk succeeds Debbie Reed who . . .

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