The first MFA of its kind in the country, MICA's MFA in Curatorial Practice prepares students to expand the role of curators in connecting art, artists, and communities--engaging audiences more effectively by developing relevant, timely, and accessible exhibitions in both traditional and non-traditional venues.

Curatorial Practice (MFA)

Alumni Updates

Catherine Akins '13 accepted a position at City Arts located in Station North Art & Entertainment District as Resident Service Coordinator/Gallery Manager. Akins will facilitate programs relevant to the residents and support the efforts of Gallery CA, a space devoted to showcasing local, national, and international artists.

Deana Haggag '13 has been appointed the Director of The Contemporary, located in Baltimore. The nomadic arts museum was founded by Curatorial Practice Director George Ciscle in 1989. Haggag's appointment follows her tenure and thesis work at Gallery CA and MICA.

Program Overview

George Ciscle