All of the approximately 45 artists participating in the June 7-8 annual sale, which takes place noon-4 p.m. both days
Posted 06.03.08 by MICA Media Relations
BALTIMORE - Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) this weekend presents the Graduate Art Sale, an opportunity for the public to tour studios and purchase work by artists of the Hoffberger School of Painting, Mount Royal School of Art, Graduate Photography and Digital Imaging Program, and Rinehart School of Sculpture.
All of the approximately 45 artists participating in the June 7-8 annual sale, which takes place noon-4 p.m. both days, have recently completed a master's program at MICA or are entering the second year of graduate level studies. Buyers can purchase work with cash or check. The entire purchase price goes directly to the individual artist.
Artists will sell work in Studio Center, a renovated loft building in the Station North Arts & Entertainment District (113 West North Avenue), and Mount Royal Station, located on MICA's main campus (1400 Cathedral Street).
MICA's Master of Fine Arts programs were ranked among the top four in the nation by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Graduate Schools" edition. MICA enrolls 228 students in its graduate programs.
For more information about the sale, call Graduate Studies office manager René Treviño at 410-225-2255.
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.