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Teaming up with Canopy Portland Waterfront to offer Epic Grants

Now through July 30, alumni making a positive impact in Portland through their work can apply for a $2,500 grant to support continued creative activities. . . .

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MECA&D hosts Gulf of Maine EcoArts

MECA&D hosts Gulf of Maine EcoArts as it creates its newest traveling installation  Did you know that the Gulf of Maine is . . .

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Reflecting on gratitude

Reflecting on gratitude in this year’s common read Each summer, first-year students, faculty, and staff share a common read as a way to . . .

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Artist lecture by Director of Exhibitions Julie Poitras Santos

Director of Exhibitions Julie Poitras Santos to give artist lecture on July 21 at 4:30pm On Thursday, July 21 (4:30 - 6:00pm), join . . .

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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 to the 2022 Pre-College class!

Congratulations to the 2022 Pre-College class! Last Friday marked the conclusion of our 2022 Pre-College program with a private graduation . . .

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MECA&D News › Music

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

MECA&D 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 & Design (MECA&D) is exhibiting “Tim Bavington: Rock & Roll Abstraction” July 13 through October 19. . . .

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

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

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

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

Crewe Foundation Awards MECA&D $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&D 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&D a $3,000,000 gift to establish a new area of study that explores the intersection between art and music. Since then MECA&D has been hard at work building . . .

2015 MAMM SLAM Winners Receive MECA&D Scholarship Opportunity

2015 MAMM SLAM Winners Receive MECA&D Scholarship Opportunity

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

CTN Member Highlight On Maine College of Art & Designs Music Integration Program

CTN Member Highlight On Maine College of Art & Designs 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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