In April, there were 125 MICA community mentions in the media, encompassing all forms from print to on the radio and television.
Posted 05.24.10 by mica communications
In April, there were 125 MICA community mentions in the media, encompassing all forms from print to on the radio and television (not including tweets/retweets). National art and design publications--including Print, CMYK, Fiberarts, Art in America and SchoolArts--featured MICA courses and work by alumni and faculty, as did regional magazines Baltimore and Urbanite. April also brought several Baltimore Sun features, including two front-page stories about MICA.
Below are highlights of these articles; for a more comprehensive list with links, click here.
The MICA website was busy in April, garnering 17,537 pageviews, with the busiest news pages being those of the major events and exhibitions: the Annual Benefit Fashion Show, Festival Imagé and the M.F.A. Thesis Exhibitions. Following closely behind were: two alumni competing on new Bravo reality show, the U.S. News ranking and the MICA license plates.
- U.S. News & World Report's New Grad School Issue Lists MICA's M.F.A. Programs as No. 4
- Baltimore Sun Features MICA's Involvement in the Community in Front Page Story
- MICA, Alliance Francaise Host French Comics, Animation Festival, April 16-25
- MICA’s Experimental Fashion Students Present Panoptic, April 3
- Innovative Fiber Classes Featured in Fiberarts Magazine's April/May Issue
- Baltimore Sun Article Praises College's Unique Facilities as Recruiting Tool
- Alumnus' Murals Are Centerpiece Baltimore Sun Article
- Print Magazine Article Spotlights Alumnus' Success
- CMYK Magazine Features Faculty, Alumna in Illustration Special
- Students Join Baltimore Community to Create Social Justice Mural
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.