Web-Only Show Features Diverse Works by College's Alumni, Benefits Alumni Scholarship Fund
Posted 05.29.09 by MICA Media Relations
BALTIMORE--MICA's Web site exhibits and sells the work of more than 90 alumni in the 15x15 online alumni benefit exhibition and sale, on view at www.mica.edu/15x15 from Monday, June 1-Monday, June 22. The sale benefits both the exhibiting artists and current MICA students by providing support to the Alumni Scholarship Fund.Image caption: Cynthia Beth Rubin '77 (MFA, painting), Trees in Glen, State 8, digital composite: pen & ink and photo, 2009.
Founded in 1826, Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) is the oldest continuously degree-granting college of art and design in the nation. The College enrolls nearly 3,300 B.F.A., M.F.A., M.A., M.A./M.B.A., M.A.T., M.P.S. and continuing studies students from 48 states and the District of Columbia and 52 countries in fine arts, design, electronic media, art education, liberal arts, and professional studies degree and non-credit programs. With art and design programs ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News & World Report, MICA is pioneering interdisciplinary approaches to innovation, research, and community and social engagement. Alumni and programming reach around the globe, even as MICA remains a cultural cornerstone in the Baltimore/Washington region, hosting hundreds of exhibitions and events annually by students, faculty and other established artists.