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Doug Vollmer Awarded NMEA’s 2017 Outstanding Teacher Award

Doug Vollmer Accepted the Award from the National Marine Educators Association on June 27, 2017 Maine College of Art and The National Marine Educators Association (NMEA) are proud to announce . . .

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Tavia Gilbert Salt ’01 Receives Best Female Narrator Audie Award

Tavia Gilbert, who attended the Salt Institute of Documentary Studies in 2001, received a 2017 Best Female Narrator Audie Award for her narration of Be Frank With Me, by Julia Claiborne Johnson. . . .

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MECA Announces New Trustee Leadership

Vice President at Hasbro Toys and MECA Alum Brian Wilk ’95 to Chair MECA’s Board of Trustees; Dan Poteet to Serve as Vice Chair [caption id="attachment_6026" align="alignleft" width="125"] Brian . . .

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New Faculty Hires for Salt Institute for Documentary Studies at MECA

The Salt Institute for Documentary Studies at MECA is excited to welcome Yoon S. Byun as the Visiting Instructor of Photography and Short Film and Colin Cheney as the Guest Instructor of . . .

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Maine College of Art Appoints Laura Freid as Next President

Former CEO and Executive Director of The Silk Road Project at Harvard University will lead MECA through next phase of growth Portland, Maine – The Maine College of Art's Board of Trustees has . . .

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MECA News › Ceramics

MECA Receives $300,000 Windgate Grant to Support Craft Programs

MECA Receives $300,000 Windgate Grant to Support Craft Programs

MECA’s Ceramics, Metalsmithing & Jewelry, Textile & Fashion Design, and Woodworking & Furniture Design Will Receive Generous Boost A grant from the Windgate Charitable Foundation for $300,000 to . . .

Faculty Lucy Breslin Awarded NCECA Residency

Faculty Lucy Breslin Awarded NCECA Residency

Associate Professor and Chair of Ceramics, Lucy Breslin, was awarded the NCECA funded residency (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) to Banff Centre in Alberta, Canada.

Iva Milovanovic ’16 Awarded Archie Bray Foundation Residency

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.

Ceramics Professor Mark Johnson in Pottery Making Illustrated

Ceramics Professor Mark Johnson in Pottery Making Illustrated

Ceramics Professor Mark Johnson was featured in the May/June 2015 issue of Pottery Making Illustrated magazine. The article, entitled "Compose and Contain: Flower Rafts," featured the step-by-step process . . .

Founder of Matter Factory, Andy Brayman Visits MECA

Founder of Matter Factory, Andy Brayman Visits MECA

Portland, ME - The Maine College of Art proudly announces it's upcoming lecture with talented artist and founder of Matter Factory, Andy Brayman. On Thursday, October 16, at 12:15 p.m. in Osher Hall, Andy . . .

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