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Brockett Horne and Ellen Lupton launch a massive open online courses on graphic design history.
Joyce J. Scott '70 (Art Education B.F.A.) has been named a 2016 Fellow of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. The fellowships, popularly known as "genius" grants, are awarded annually and carry a five-year, $625,000 prize, which recipients are free to use as they see fit. A native of Baltimore, Scott is best known for her use of small, delicate beads to craft strong messages of societal issues embedded in gender, race and class.
The Growing Girls Project has been named one of eight Sappi Ideas that Matter grant winners. The Sappi Ideas that Matter grant recognizes projects for their social impact and value as well as their design excellence. The grant will support the production of a smart and savvy set of puberty educational tools.
When the Euromaidan Revolution ended in Ukraine in 2014, the city of Kiev was left covered in the detritus of the revolt. Almost as soon as high government officials fled the country and parliament began voting on a series of reforms, a series of fantastic, large-scale murals began appearing across the city. Gaia '11 and Mata Ruda '12 are among street artists ushering in a new era in Ukraine.
Pet.Me, an interactive app was named among 14 Adobe Design Achievement Award winners worldwide. Pet.Me is part of the Growing Girls Project, a collaboration between MICA's Graphic Design M.F.A. program and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
MICA welcomes new full-time faculty members who bring their their unique experiences as artists, designers and educators to the College’s community.
For Karen Chang '15 (Interactive Arts B.F.A.) and Cole Pritchard '15 (Interactive Arts B.F.A.), co-founders of the independent game company Studio217, much of their work in gaming is steeped in MICA.
Sonia Liao '14 (Illustration B.F.A.) is designing covers and characters for Kulipari: Heritage, a comic book series based on a popular Kulipari children’s book trilogy.