MICA captured 130 clippings this month
Posted 02.28.13 by mica communications
MICA captured 130 clippings in February 2013. National coverage included stories in artdaily.org, Sculpture magazine, GD USA, Philadelphia Inquirer, GOOD, Washington Post, Marketplace, Huffington Post and Print. Story highlights, available only in hard copy, include MICA's new architectural design degree in the Baltimore Sun Education section, the Lenore Tawney H'92 exhibition in Sculpture magazine and a profile on M.F.A. in Graphic Design Director Ellen Lupton in GD USA.
There were 7,452 pageviews on mica.edu news stories throughout the month. The most read news story covered the Jan.-March event schedule, faculty member Tony Shore's solo show and the Jan.-March Juxtapositions.
By the end of February, MICA's Facebook had 7,757 "likes," and Twitter had 5,706 followers. Associate Dean Michael Weiss' Huffington Post interview on President George Bush's artwork received 430 clicks through social media, and GOOD magazine's first tweet about MICA's M.A. in Social Design 10-part series had 848,866 impressions and 17 retweets. The post about alumna Kit Ho's work on an Oscar winning film reached 2,556 people on Facebook and 5,718 on Twitter.
In the News: MICA and Its Programs
READ: GOOD, Make Something Awesome: Design Thinking and the Ivory Tower
READ: Washington Post, ‘Pump Me Up': Go-go best and brightest posters at the Corcoran Gallery of Art
READ: Bhutan News Service, Global Perspectives: ceramic works to show
READ: Washington Post, Exhibit highlights blacks' connection to Scripture
LISTEN: Interfaith Radio, African-Americans and Biblical imagery
READ: Baltimore Sun, Artist confronts opposition to same-sex marriage
READ: Baltimore Gay Life, BProud Awards 2013
READ: Baltimore Fishbowl, Baltimore's Art Attack: MICA's New MFA in Curatorial Practice Sets "Sites"
READ: City Paper, Go figure
In the News: MICA Community
READ: Baltimore Sun, Baltimore artists catch Ravens fever
READ: Baltimore Sun, MICA grad's film accepted into South by Southwest
LISTEN: WYPR Radio, Saving the valleys: Wednesday February 20, 12-1 pm
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.