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The ICA at MECA Announces Timed Admission Entry and New Dates for Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan

July 2, 2020 The Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at Maine College of Art (MECA) is pleased to announce the opening of Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan to the public. . . .

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Maine College of Art Elects New Board of Trustees Members

July 1, 2020 Maine College of Art is honored to announce the election of Denise Carey, Diane Garthwaite, and Gimbala Sankare to the Board of Trustees and the re-election of former Trustee Debby . . .

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2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan FAQ

Updated: June 29, 2020 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 . . .

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MECA’s 2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan

Dear members of the MECA 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 . . .

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A Message from President Laura Freid

Photograph by Tim Greenway Salt '03. June 1, 2020 “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” - James Baldwin From coast to coast, for . . .

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MECA News › Music

MECA to Exhibit ‘Tim Bavington: Rock & Roll Abstraction’

MECA to Exhibit ‘Tim Bavington: Rock & Roll Abstraction’

Dedicated to using music and art as a gateway to learning, the Bob Crewe Gallery at Maine College of Art (MECA) is exhibiting “Tim Bavington: Rock & Roll Abstraction” July 13 through October 19. The pieces . . .

MECA Hosts Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Band 50th Anniversary Panel Discussion

MECA Hosts Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Band 50th Anniversary Panel Discussion

MECA Presents: An Evening of Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Discussion  When:  Thursday June 1st at 7pm Where:  Osher Hall at MECA What:  Co-hosted by Mark Curdo and Steve Drown A panel of Beatles fans . . .

Crewe Foundation Awards MECA $216,000 to Support Crewe Gallery Public Access & New Bob Crewe Program in Art & Music

Crewe Foundation Awards MECA $216,000 to Support Crewe Gallery Public Access & New Bob Crewe Program in Art & Music

A grant from the Bob Crewe Foundation for $216,000 will allow MECA to invest in additional programming and curricular offerings over the next three years. Thanks to a transformational $3 million gift in . . .

Collaboration Reflects Energy of Local Art Scene

Collaboration Reflects Energy of Local Art Scene

The 21st century string band, Mr. Sun, was scheduled to perform for a sold-out crowd at One Longfellow Square (OLS), one of Portland’s premiere musical venues and listening rooms on Saturday, February 4. . . .

Dedication Ceremony of the Bob Crewe Program

Dedication Ceremony of the Bob Crewe Program

In April 2014, the Bob Crewe Foundation awarded MECA a $3,000,000 gift to establish a new area of study that explores the intersection between art and music. Since then MECA has been hard at work building out . . .

2015 MAMM SLAM Winners Receive MECA Scholarship Opportunity

2015 MAMM SLAM Winners Receive MECA Scholarship Opportunity

The Maine Academy of Modern Music (MAMM) and MECA shared some exciting news with young aspiring musicians around the State of Maine. MECA partnered with MAMM for the 2015 MAMM SLAM in the spring of 2015 by . . .

CTN Member Highlight On Maine College of Arts Music Integration Program

CTN Member Highlight On Maine College of Arts Music Integration Program

VP of Academic Affairs and Dean of the College Ian Anderson discusses the Music Integration Program in this CTN Member highlight.

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