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MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the class of 2023

Maine College of Art & Design presents MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the class of 2023 MFA students participate in two exhibitions, on view April 22 - 29, 2023 & May 12 - 20, . . .

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The Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA&D Presents “Liveable Worlds”

On view from October 6 - December 15, 2023 PORTLAND, ME — August 24, 2023— The Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art & Design (ICA at MECA&D) is pleased to announce the . . .

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Our 140-year history comes to life on the Congress Street windows

Illustration Prof. Andrew DeGraff brings Maine College of Art & Design’s 140-year history to life on our Congress Street . . .

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Presenting The 2023 Fashion Show

Maine College of Art & Design presents The 2023 Fashion Show The 2023 Textile & Fashion Design event will take place May 5, 2023 PORTLAND, ME — April 26, 2023 — Maine College of Art . . .

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Salt Institute for Documentary Studies celebrated in the Portland Press Herald

In recognition of its 50th anniversary, the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies was recently celebrated in the Portland Press Herald for its impact in the field of documentary studies. The . . .

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Maine College of Art & Design Welcomes New Trustees to Board 

Maine College of Art & Design Welcomes New Trustees to Board  Kathryn Yates Appointed Chair for the 2022-23 Academic Year    PORTLAND, ME — September 20, 2022 — Maine College of . . .

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MECA&D News › Sculpture

“This Is Out of Hand” carving symposium September 11-13, 2023

“This Is Out of Hand” carving symposium September 11-13, 2023

PORTLAND, ME—August 30, 2023—The Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) is pleased to announce the This Is Out of Hand carving symposium, taking place . . .

Sculpture exhibition “This Is Out of Hand” opens July 14, 2023 at the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA)

Sculpture exhibition “This Is Out of Hand” opens July 14, 2023 at the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA)

PORTLAND, ME—July 11, 2023—The Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) is pleased to announce This Is Out of Hand, a sculptural exhibition and […]

Maine College of Art & Design  Announces New Sculpture Faculty Endowment

Maine College of Art & Design Announces New Sculpture Faculty Endowment

Maine College of Art & Design Announces New Sculpture Faculty Endowment New Endowment Honors Sculpture Professor Emeritus Gary Ambrose Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D) is pleased to announce […]

MECA&D’s Kinetic Sculpture Puppeteers and the Women’s March

MECA&D’s Kinetic Sculpture Puppeteers and the Women’s March

In the first day of their Kinetic Sculpture class on January 20, 2017, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Sculpture Kim Bernard's students designed and built a 12-foot-long pink cat in five […]

New Film Explores Energy Extraction

New Film Explores Energy Extraction

Artist Joshua Reiman, who is an Assistant Professor in MECA&D’s MFA in Studio Art and Sculpture programs, recently completed the timely film The Wind Dies The Sun Sets in collaboration […]

Vivian Beer ’00 Wins Ellen DeGeneres’ Design Challenge

Vivian Beer ’00 Wins Ellen DeGeneres’ Design Challenge

Vivian Beer '00 was announced the Winner of Ellen DeGeneres' Design Challenge on last night's finale.

Vivian Beer ’00 on Ellen DeGeneres’ Design Challenge Finale

Vivian Beer ’00 on Ellen DeGeneres’ Design Challenge Finale

Vivian Beer '00 is one of the two final competitors vying to take home the $100,000 cash prize and win Ellen DeGeneres' Design Challenge. Tune in HTGV on Monday, March […]

Professor Joshua Reiman Featured in Hyperallergic

Professor Joshua Reiman Featured in Hyperallergic

Assistant Professor of the MFA in Studio Art and Sculpture, Joshua Reiman, has a review of his show Glass Houses in HyperAllergic. "Glass Houses is a thought-provoking and meditative show that draws . . .

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