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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 Announces 2016 Commencement Speakers & Honorary Degree Recipients

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 ’68, and . . .

O Time Your Pyramids — Faculty Julie Poitras Santos

O Time Your Pyramids — Faculty Julie Poitras Santos

The University of Maine at Presque Isle’s Reed Art Gallery is proud to present O Time Your Pyramids by Portland artist Julie Poitras Santos, from Friday, March 4 through Friday, April 15, 2016.

Summer 2016 Visiting Artist Lecture Series Announced

Summer 2016 Visiting Artist Lecture Series Announced

[intro]MECA’s Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art Program is pleased to announce the 2016 MFA Lecture Series, which brings a national and international roster of visiting artists, curators, and scholars to . . .

Professor Joshua Reiman Featured in Hyperallergic

Professor Joshua Reiman Featured in Hyperallergic

Assistant Professor of the MFA in Studio Art and Sculpture, Joshua Reiman, has a review of his show Glass Houses in HyperAllergic. "Glass Houses is a thought-provoking and meditative show that draws in . . .

Matthew Tanzi MFA ’15 Creates Animation for “Trick or Treat” Concert

Matthew Tanzi MFA ’15 Creates Animation for “Trick or Treat” Concert

On October 18th, 2015, Portland Symphony Orchestra held a "Trick or Treat" concert at the Merrill Auditorium in Portland, Maine. Assistant Conductor Norman Hunyh lead the “ghouls and goblins” of the P.S.O . . .

2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition

2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition

The 2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition included work from MFA students Laura Blair Bodden, Audra Christie, Stratton McCrady, Brandon Pierce, Alena Shaughnessy, Aaron Smith, and Matthew Tanzi. The MFA program granted . . .

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