Creative Citizenship

MICA's mission includes an institutional commitment to "thrive with Baltimore" and to the importance of artists, designers, and educators as cultural innovators and agents of creative and progressive social change.

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Reopening MICA: Guidelines for field-based and community engagement activities

While the COVID-19 pandemic remains an evolving situation with shifting implications for MICA students, staff, and faculty, it is critical for the MICA community to identify safe ways to continue community engaged/ field-based work that is an essential component of the academic experience. These guidelines align with the other policies that shape the college's approach to reopening the MICA campus.

Community Art & Service at MICA

MICA is a Hive of Grassroot Activity

MICA is committed to the development of partnerships, programs, and initiatives within Baltimore’s communities so that the College's community can be critically engaged, empathetic participants in contemporary society.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Globalization @ MICA


We at MICA envision a better world for everyone in which art and design thinking creations and interventions bring voice and equitable opportunities to groups affected by disparities; advance environmental, economic and social sustainability; and enhance individual lives.

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Center for Creative Citizenship


81 Mosher 81 Mosher St. Baltimore, MD 21217

The Stories of Creative Citizenship