MICA community uses art to transforms lives; the College preserves the Globe Poster legacy
Posted 11.01.11 by MICA Communications
COVER STORY: MICA Heroes in Service
BEFORE & AFTER: Students Design Mobile Farmers Market
VISIT: fyi.mica.edu for an interactive calendar of happenings at the College.Image caption: Cait Byrnes during Artscape 2010 (Photo by Daniel Bedell). Byrnes coordinated the parades for the summer event.
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.