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2017 MECA Holiday Sale & #MECAmade showcase

This year’s Holiday Sale at the Maine College of Art (MECA) will be held on Friday December 1, 2017 from 5pm–9pm and Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 10am–5pm. In its 23rd year, the MECA Holiday . . .

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MECA Artists in 2018 Portland Museum of Art Biennial

In October 2017, the Portland Museum of Art announced their participating artists for the 2018 Biennial exhibition. The Biennial will be open January 26 to May 30, 2018. This 10th Biennial is . . .

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Jack Mauch ’06 Awarded John D. Mineck Award from Society of Arts & Crafts

Congratulations to Jack Mauch '06 (Ceramics/Woodworking & Furniture Design double major)! The Society of Arts and Crafts announced Jack as this year's Mineck Foundation Furniture Fellow. This . . .

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2017 Fall BFA Visiting Artist Lecture Series Announced

BFA Fall 2017 Visiting Artist Lecture Series [intro]MECA’s Visiting Artist & Guest Lecturer Series invites professional artists, educators, curators, thought leaders, and creative . . .

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MECA Announces Key Updates 17/18

Maine College of Art Begins 2017/18 Academic Year with New Leadership, Programs, Facilities, Faculty, and Tradition Over 500 Students from Around the World Convene at MECA to Become Educated Artists . . .

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MECA News › Music

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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