Meet the Students
EMMA TALPEY '21 GFA and MAT B.F.A.
Declan McKenna '21 Animation
Where are your favorite places to hang out on campus?
GEMy dorm, the Meyerhoff underground, any place with food.
eTCafe Doris, in the studios and out in Cohen Plaza when it's nice out!
DMGlace Studios, Station Building, and the Lazarus Galleries
Where is your favorite place to make art?
GEMy dorm, looking out a window, or any fibers studio
DMThe on-campus studio spaces (Glace Studios specifically) as I get to have my own individual/private area, and the comfort that comes along with that, but also
Which MICA class has been your favorite and why?
GEI loved drawing: contemporary practice with Paul Rouphail! He really made me see drawing in a new light.
DMDrawing: Contemporary Practices, as it gave me such an opportunity to grow as an artist, and since I had the majority of the same students in my class as I did in my first semester drawing class, getting to see each student blossom and grow and
Where are your favorite places to hang out in Baltimore?
GEThe bun shop, scrap b-more, the Ottobar
ETRed Emma's, Iron Rooster restaurant, Red Thorn tattoo (sorry mom), Rawlings Conservatory, concerts at the 8x10/Rams Head/Baltimore Soundstage and the park on Park.
DMThe Fells Point Area, Druid Hill Park, and Viccino's.
For a first-time visitor to Baltimore, where would you suggest them visit?
GEHampden! It's beautiful and has lots of great places to eat and shop.
ETCafe Doris, in the studios and out in Cohen Plaza when it's nice out! ABSOLUTELY get breakfast at Iron Rooster and go see the Rawlings Conservatory!
DMThe top of the UB Law building! I went there during my first week in Baltimore, and you can see the whole city. It's such an inspiring sight and really gave me the drive to connect to the city.
If you could take your favorite artist to lunch to pick their brain, who would you go with and what would you ask them?
GEI would take Do Ho Suh out and ask him what his decision-making process was for his works in Almost Home.
DMI would take Kathe