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MECA&D Prepares for The Fashion Show

Maine College of Art & Design Prepares for its annual Fashion Show The 2022 Textile & Fashion Design event will take place both in person and via livestream PORTLAND, ME — April . . .

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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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Maine College Art & Design Announces 2022 Commencement Speaker Mohamad Hafez

Maine College Art & Design Announces 2022 Commencement Speaker Mohamad Hafez Honorary Degrees to be conferred to Dr. Edward M. Friedman ’08 and Carole J. Friedman PORTLAND, ME—April 19, . . .

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#1 school in the state for Animation & Game Art

AWARDS MECA&D named #1 school in the state for animation and game art by Animation Career Review Photo: Molly Haley, Salt ’08 Maine College of Art & Design is pleased to share . . .

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Portland Press Herald features Maine College of Art & Design

Portland Press Herald features Maine College of Art & Design in article about the need for adaptation in higher education  In an article reviewing the need for higher education to adapt . . .

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Portland Press Herald features Op-Ed by Reza Jalali & Laura Freid

Portland Press Herald features Op-Ed by MECA&D Trustee Reza Jalali and President Laura Freid On Friday, March 11, . . .

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MECA&D News › Public Engagement

Future-proofing Maine Through Art & Design

Future-proofing Maine Through Art & Design

Future-proofing Maine Through Art & Design Maine College of Art & Design Presents to the Local Business Community at the Portland Community Chamber’s November 10 Eggs & Issues Event On Wednesday, . . .

MECA&D Announces Partnership with Indigo Arts Alliance

MECA&D Announces Partnership with Indigo Arts Alliance

Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) and Indigo Arts Alliance (IAA) are pleased to announce a partnership between the two organizations funded in part by a three-year grant from the Crewe Foundation.

MECA&D Hosts Art in Exodus Exhibition

MECA&D Hosts Art in Exodus Exhibition

MECA&D presents Art in Exodus, a mentoring and exhibition project through which refugee artists and Mainers from underrepresented populations share their art and culture.

MECA&D Hosts Art in Exodus Exhibition

MECA&D Hosts Art in Exodus Exhibition

MECA&D is specifically interested in partnering with people of color who also identify as women, are members of the LGBTQIA+ community, and/or have experienced religious persecution. We recognize that language . . .

MECA&D’s Public Engagement Program Presents ‘Abyssinian Meeting House Story Archive’

MECA&D’s Public Engagement Program Presents ‘Abyssinian Meeting House Story Archive’

The Public Engagement Program at Maine College of Art & Design presents the exhibition STILL STANDING, The Abyssinian Meeting House Story Archive, to be held at Maine College of Art & Design.

MECA&D Student Named Winner in Spring Into Something National Sweepstakes

MECA&D Student Named Winner in Spring Into Something National Sweepstakes

Portland, ME – Natalia Lefebvre, a student at the Maine College of Art & Design, was recently selected as one of four lucky winners in Sodexo’s SPRING INTO SOMETHING NEW National Prize Sweep-stakes and . . .

PE Fellow Sarah Milkowski-Dahlgren ’17 Wins Maine Heart and Soul Award

PE Fellow Sarah Milkowski-Dahlgren ’17 Wins Maine Heart and Soul Award

Public Engagement Fellow Sarah Milkowski-Dahlgren '17 has been selected to receive the Maine Campus Compact Student Heart and Soul Award at their 15th annual awards ceremony, hosted at the Hall of Flags at the . . .

Sarah Milkowski Dahlgren ’17 Leads Climate Change Rally

Sarah Milkowski Dahlgren ’17 Leads Climate Change Rally

Public Engagement students organized the "Turn the Tide" rally, calling for the leaders at the conference to agree on cutting carbon emissions, and transitioning to 100 percent clean energy by the year 2050. . . .

Sara Inacio ’17 Exhibiting in “Miniature Print”

Sara Inacio ’17 Exhibiting in “Miniature Print”

Printmaking Student Sara Inacio '17 has artwork featured in the First New York International Miniature Print Exhibition. This exhibition is the Manhattan Graphics Center (MGC)’s first juried competition and . . .

Art in Exodus: Selected Works

Art in Exodus: Selected Works

Partners from all over Portland, including the City of Portland, Catholic Charities, Opportunity Alliance, Preble St, and ILAP banded together to support the exhibition Art in Exodus in the front window of . . .

Chloe Beaven and Caitlin Ervin Public Engagement Fellows for 2014-2015

Chloe Beaven and Caitlin Ervin Public Engagement Fellows for 2014-2015

Senior Chloe Beaven and junior Caitlin Ervin are the Public Engagement Fellows for 2014-2015. Sophomore Hannah Howard is the Project Assistant. They will receive a financial scholarship and academic credit . . .

Ocean Frontiers Film Screening

Ocean Frontiers Film Screening

Next Thursday at 6 pm MECA&D will be hosting a film screening of Ocean Frontiers followed buy a panel discussion with participants from the Island Institute and Environmental Artist Dorothy Palanza. This is . . .

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