“I’m not painting the lake as it is. But it’s there as inspiration, as spiritual guidance.”
Thrilled with the colleges state-of-the-art technology, he was a fast learner and realized that collaborating with other students on a team was very important to me.
Shen Wei went straight from his Shanghai birthplace to attend MCAD. He thought he’d learn to do graphic design, or painting. But then he picked up a camera for the first time.
Already a legend in her field, Nancy Rice stunned many of her peers when she chose to teach instead of creating more advertising.
Contradictions merge dramatically in the big paintings of Peter Williams. Seeing odd tensions in the cultures around him, he distorts them just enough to make his opinions clear.
Valley City, North Dakota native who went to art school, advertising art director who discovered photography, custom-publishing entrepreneur, world traveler, and devoted MCAD Trustee.
To understand Mary Meehan’s ambition, you need to know that MCAD has never offered a theater design degree...
Remember “Don’t touch the art?” Jim Ockuly helped make our switch to “Please touch this to learn about the art!”
In the Golden Age of American movies, MGM sent out the most prestigious product—not just its stars (“more than there are in heaven!”) but its total, overall, look was famous.
Blessed with swift success, and barely out of MCAD, Jennie Smith knew what she needed next: more learning.
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