July 2, 2020
Shop Class of 2020 Art!
Celebrate the Class of 2020 by purchasing some of their amazing pieces of art, jewelry, clothing, designs and much more! Be quick, limited time only!
You did it Class of 2020!!
MICA’s first online Commencement ceremony provided both unique and familiar experiences for graduates of the Class of 2020. Relive the ceremony, activities, and events! 
How Have Artists Shaped Protest Movements?

The role of art and artists has become increasingly important in instances of social, economic, and cultural unrest. How can the past help us understand the future? Read more 
President Samuel Hoi Reflects on Recent Racial Justice Movement

“Our time prompts introspection as much as it calls for action. I share my personal, albeit imperfect, reflections over the past weeks and extend an institutional invitation to all members of the MICA community.” Read more
MICA Launches Baltimore Racial Justice Fund (BRJF)

MICA launches the BRJF as a step in, what they acknowledge will be, a long journey of taking action against systemic oppression and racism in this community and in the country. MICA will match contributions made by Faculty, Staff, and Students to an anti-Black racism charity of their choice. Read more
2020 Baker Artist Awardees!

Congratulations to Susan Waters-Eller ’72 ’98 (Painting BFA, Digital Arts MA) and Laura Amussen ’06 (Rinehart School of Sculpture) for being named 2020 Baker Artist Awardees! Read more
Vanity Fair Italia!

Congratulations to photographer, filmmaker, author, and plant stylist Hilton Carter ’02 (General Fine Arts BFA) for not only being featured in Vanity Fair Italy, but also designing the cover!
Instagram: @hiltoncarter
“Its Nice That”

Zuli Segura ’20 (Graphic Design MFA) created the Latinx Design Directory as part of her MFA thesis at MICA. With the lack of Latinx people in the design and tech industry, she wanted to create a visual representation of the community’s wide-ranging talent, passion, and pride. Read more
Ghazal Qadri Featured in Print Mag by Steven Heller

Ghazal Qadri ’20 (Illustration MA) was featured in a Print Mag article for her exceptional portfolio. Check it out

Website: ghazalqadri.com
Instagram: @____alif
Alumni-Owned Business Spotlight— J Laurence Fine Art
Jessi Laurence ’13 (Painting BFA)
IG: @ jlaurencefineart

Jessi is a fine artist based in MD. She created J Laurence Art in 2017, providing services as a Live Wedding Painter and Commission Artist. Her passion as a painter lies in creating movement and depth through mark making and the layering of colors within the composition of her pieces. MICA community will receive a 25% off discount for the month of July! Visit her website 

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