Kick-Off the Summer with Friends & Fellow Alumni!
Join us on campus this May to celebrate MICA's alumni community. The week's events will provide an opportunity for your and your classmates to reconnect and reminisce, while enjoying a campus full of art by the graduating class of 2013.
*Please check back often for updates to the Alumni Homecoming 2013 schedule of events below.
What's happening on campus during Homecoming?
ArtWalk 2013 Preview Party
It's time to put on your walking shoes and head over to MICA's sixth annual ArtWalk Preview Party on Thursday, May 16th from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. Bring your family and friends and join hundreds of other art enthusiasts for the most visually energizing 3K walking tour through seven art-filled buildings along the Mount Royal Avenue campus!
To register for ArtWalk 2013, please visit mica.edu/artwalk.
2013 Commencement Exhibition
Welcome to the Alumni Association, Class of 2013!
The 2013 Commencement Exhibition highlights works by nearly 400 emerging artists in the undergraduate class of 2013. By transforming the College's permanent galleries, hallways, classrooms, and open spaces into one expansive gallery space, each student is able to show a substantial body of work.
The 2013 Commencement Exhibition will be on view Friday, May 17th through Monday, May 20th. A Campus-wide Reception will take place Sunday, May 19th from 1:30 - 5:00 p.m. MICA's galleries are free and open to the public. Please note the special gallery hours: Friday, 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.; Saturday - Monday, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. For more information about the exhibition, please visit www.mica.edu/commencement.
Masters Benefit Art Sale
Saturday, May 18th from noon - 4:00 p.m. This annual art sale offers a chance to browse and buy affordable works of art from graduate students in the LeRoy E. Hoffberger School of Painting, Mount Royal School of Art, Rinehart School of Sculpture, Graphic Design, Illustration Practice, Photographic & Electronic Media, and Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Fine Arts programs. The sale is also a rare opportunity to visit the studios and facilities of the College's graduate programs. Proceeds from the event will support a graduate-specific scholarship.
For more information about the sale, please visit fyi.mica.edu/event/masters_benefit_art_sale or call Graduate Studies at 410.225.5274.
Alumni Homecoming BBQ
Reintroducing A MICA Tradition!
Join us under the tent on MICA's Cohen Plaza on Saturday, May 18th from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. for an evening of food and drinks (cash bar), music and dancing, art, and good company. Reconnect with your former classmates and faculty on MICA's art-filled campus!
*Please include your full name, graduation year, and number of guests. Be sure to include "Alumni BBQ" in the subject line.
2013 MFA Curatorial Practice Exhibitions
MICA's MFA in Curatorial Practice candidates partner with a venue, organization, or community, allowing students to form enduring relationships with artists while gaining insight into the issues relevant to curatorial practice. For a complete list of thesis exhibitions, please view the schedule at graduate.mica.edu/thesis.