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

Bob Crewe Gallery at MECA exhibits Tim Bavington: Rock & Roll Abstraction July 13–Oct. 19 Abstract painter translates Rolling Stones, Beatles, Cream, and Jimi Hendrix songs into visual . . .

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2018 Professional Development and Creative Entrepreneurship Grants Awarded

Each year, Maine College of Art awards Professional Development and Creative Entrepreneurship grants to students who seek opportunities and experiences beyond the classroom. The selection . . .

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MECA Awarded $40,000 Grant from National Endowment for the Arts

Maine College of Art to Receive $40,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts Funds to support the exhibition Making Migration Visible: Traces, Tracks & Pathways Maine College of Art . . .

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Announcing COLLECT Summer Art Sale 2018

COLLECT Summer Art Sale Raises Money for MECA’s Student Scholarships While Also Benefiting Participating Artists. Open to the public from June 28–30, 2018. Annual Art Sale Features Original . . .

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Center for Maine Contemporary Art Selects MECA Faculty and Alumni for Biennial

[intro]Eight MECA alumni and faculty have been accepted into the biennial at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art in Rockland, Maine. They include faculty members Hilary Irons (BFA) and Julie . . .

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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 . . .

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 . . .

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 . . .

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