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2022 Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art & Design Presents  2022 Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition On view from May 27 - June 17, 2022 Opening Reception Thursday, May . . .

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Congratulations Class of 2022!

Congratulations to the Maine College of Art & Design Class of 2022! Thank you to the friends, family, and greater creativity community . . .

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Watch this Space: Expressions of Queer Ecology opens Friday, June 3

Watch This Space: Expressions of Queer Ecology by Maine College of Art & Design Alumni on view June 3 - October 30, 2022 Maine College of Art & Design partners with Historic . . .

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Two new faculty appointments made for the 2022-23 AY

Maine College of Art & Design appoints two new full-time faculty members for the 2022-23 academic year  Adam deGrandis ’05 to teach Animation & Game Art; Sarah Shaw joins . . .

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2022 Summer Exhibitions at the Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA&D

The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art & Design Presents CONJURING: 25 Years at the ICA and A Fresh Greeting is Heard  On View: July 15 - September 18, 2022  Alison . . .

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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 › MAT

MAT summer institute supports programs at LearningWorks

MAT summer institute supports programs at LearningWorks

Students in our Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) summer institute have had two beautiful weeks supporting the LearningWorks summer program at East End Elementary School.   Starting with the building . . .

POST: Examining the Afters opens online Monday, August 16

POST: Examining the Afters opens online Monday, August 16

This summer, Post-Bacc to MAT Pathway (PBAE-MAT) participants developed and expanded on studio art practices as they continued to explore the artist/educator theme. By examining personal learning goals, they . . .

MECA&D Hosts Virtual Maine Art Educators Exhibition

MECA&D Hosts Virtual Maine Art Educators Exhibition

Maine College of Art & Design is pleased to host Speak Your Voice: the Maine Art Education Association (MAEA) 2021 Virtual Spring Art Exhibition, from April 15, 2021, through May 9, 2021.  The Maine Art . . .

MAT Student Helps Biddeford School to Thrive

MAT Student Helps Biddeford School to Thrive

Cooper Binette ’20, MAT ’21 was hired as a student intern at Biddeford Intermediate School in Biddeford, Maine, for the school year 2020-2021 and has been receiving accolades for his work there. Due to . . .

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, Ian . . .

MECA&D appoints Rachel Somerville, Ed.D. to the faculty of Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Program

MECA&D appoints Rachel Somerville, Ed.D. to the faculty of Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Program

Maine College of Art & Design has appointed Rachel Somerville, Ed.D., to the faculty of the Master of Arts in Teaching program.

MECA&D Alum Ahmed Alsoudani ’05 Delivered 2018 Commencement Address

MECA&D Alum Ahmed Alsoudani ’05 Delivered 2018 Commencement Address

Internationally renowned artist and Maine College of Art & Design graduate Ahmed Alsoudani ’05 will deliver the Commencement address at MECA&D’s 107th graduation ceremony

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Open House: Jan 26

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Open House: Jan 26

Start here. Go Anywhere. Maine College of Art & Design’s ten-month Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Program prepares artists to become effective art educators who learn to translate their unique qualities . . .

2016 Commencement Speakers & Honorary Degree Recipients

2016 Commencement Speakers & Honorary Degree Recipients

Ruby Lerner, President and Executive Director of Creative Capital, delivered the keynote address at MECA&D’s Commencement Ceremony. Honorary Degrees were granted to David Shaw, C. David Thomas ’68, and . . .

Start Here/Go Anywhere

Start Here/Go Anywhere

Through our Masters of Arts in Teaching Program, teacher candidates may intern for student teaching in Maine or any other qualified setting across the US or around the world. Maine College of Art & Design is . . .

MAT Students at MECA&D Inspire and Heal Through Teaching Visual Art

MAT Students at MECA&D Inspire and Heal Through Teaching Visual Art

Portland, Maine ~ Making art transports the mind, body and soul to places of imagination and inspiration. While the Master of Arts in Teaching program at Maine College of Art & Design primarily prepares . . .

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