Publications highlight faculty member Nate Larson, the Office of Community Engagement, student Becky Slogeris '11 and the Center for Design Practice
Posted 01.31.12 by mica communications
Throughout January, some of MICA's star artists and designers were the focal point of stories read nationwide. Below are some of the highlights:
READ: Faculty member Nate Larson's photography work featured in New York Times
READ: Karen Stults, the director of community engagement, talks to the American Craft Council about "real-world art education" at MICA
READ: GDUSA names M.A. in Social Design student Becky Slogeris '11 a "Student to Watch in 2012"
READ: Baltimore magazine names work by MICA's Center for Design Practice as one of the "10 Visions to Change Baltimore" and interviews director Mike WeikertMike Weikert, director of the Center for Design Practice (left, with garden tool), and MICA students get some hands-on experience at the Real Food Farm.
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.