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Illustration major named #1 in the state

Illustration major named #1 in the state We are very pleased to share that our Illustration major was recognized in the 2022 Animation Career . . .

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Seven years of 100% job placement for MAT

Seventh year of 100% job placement for MAT graduates!  For seven years running, all of the graduates from our 10-month Masters of Art in . . .

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Carter Shappy ’15 wins first round of Epic Grants

Carter Shappy ’15 wins first round of Epic Grants Maine College of Art & Design and Canopy Portland Waterfront are thrilled to announce . . .

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Welcome Back from President Freid

Dear MECA&D Community, This is my favorite time of the year: the week we welcome our students to Portland to usher in a fresh academic year at Maine College of Art & Design. Tomorrow, 124 . . .

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Watch this Space: Expressions of Queer Ecology opens Friday, June 3

Watch This Space: Expressions of Queer Ecology by Maine College of Art & Design Alumni on view June 3 - October 30, 2022 Maine College of Art & Design partners with Historic . . .

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Dean of Student Life welcomes the incoming class 

Dean of Student Life Melvin D. Adams III, Ed.D. welcomes the incoming class  Thank you to everyone in our community who came out to make . . .

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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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