MICA captured 232 clippings this month
Posted 02.29.12 by mica communications
MICA captured 232 clippings in February 2012. MICA received 41 percent more media coverage in February 2012, compared to February 2011. International coverage included several Israeli publications featuring MICA's exhibition, Bezalel on Tour. National coverage included stories in Chronicle of Higher Education, Art in America, Communication Arts, American Craft, Metro New York, GD Graphic Design USA, NAEA News and American Artist. Featured coverage not available online include: faculty member Youngmi Song Organ's '02 on-campus exhibition in Art in America; MICA's history book, Making History / Making Art / MICA, in Communication Arts; MICA campus, trustee and alumni in American Craft magazine; and the College's Sustainability & Social Practice Concentration in Baltimore Sun's Education section.
There were 7,723 pageviews on mica.edu news stories throughout the month. The most-read stories covered the visiting artist and designer lecture schedule and the $20 million renovation of Studio Center.
- MICA’s $20 Million Renovation of Studio Center Will Act as a Redevelopment Catalyst for Station North
- Press Recognizes MICA Students, Faculty and Alumni as Experts
- Israeli Exhibition, "Bezalel on Tour," Makes First U.S. Stop at MICA, Feb. 10-March 18
- Regional Media Outlets Highlight MICA Events, Activities
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 undergraduate, graduate and open 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.