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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design is pleased to participate in the marriage event for same-sex couples at the Minneapolis City Hall on August 1, 2013. Mayor R.T. Rybak will preside over the first official weddings and celebrate in the enactment of civil marriage equality in Minnesota. As part of this community celebration, MCAD students, alumni, and faculty have designed commemorative serigraphs to mark the occasion.

Published: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 15:10

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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD) and The McKnight Foundation are proud to present an exhibition of new work by the recipients of the 2012/13 McKnight Artist Fellowships for Visual Artists: Jim Denomie of Shafer, MN, and Chris Larson, Ruben Nusz, and Natasha Pestich of the Twin Cities.

Published: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 13:58

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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design is pleased to be presenting a solo exhibition featuring the work of renowned comic artist Jaime Hernandez. Although it has been more than three decades since Jaime and his brothers Gilbert and Mario published their first issue of Love and Rockets, the appeal of this revolutionary indie comic has not abated.

Published: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 13:32

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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design is pleased to present the culminating exhibition of graduating Master of Fine Arts candidates. Presenting a variety of disciplines including: information graphics, painting comics, animation, illustration, sculpture, and graphic design, the exhibition will feature work by 23 artists and designers. This exhibition is the result of a two-year interdisciplinary journey of intensive research and studio practice. Whether you're interested in contemporary regional painting or database-driven information systems, this exhibition will push boundaries into new ideas and visual structures.

Published: Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 13:32

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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design, already nationally known for hosting the largest college art sale in America, takes the next step and inaugurates an art auction. Featured works by distinguished alumni, faculty, and friends from the past several decades will be auctioned with proceeds supporting the MCAD Scholarship Fund.

Published: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 13:52

The MCAD community is saddened to learn of the closing of the College of Visual Arts (CVA). For the past eighty-nine years, MCAD and CVA have been neighbors and colleagues, with both institutions committed to providing students with an art and design education grounded in the liberal arts. CVA’s closure is a loss for the Twin Cities’ art and design community.

Published: Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 11:38

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2012/13 Jerome Foundation Fellowships for Emerging Artists

Published: Wednesday, November 21, 2012 - 11:47

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2011/12 McKnight Visual Artists Fellowship Exhibition

Published: Monday, June 18, 2012 - 16:14

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Karen Wirth

Minneapolis, MN—The Minneapolis College of Art and Design has appointed Karen M. Wirth as vice president of academic affairs. Wirth had been serving in the role as interim vice president since July, when she returned to MCAD from a yearlong sabbatical. She assumed the new position on June 1, 2012.

Published: Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 15:59

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Expanded Trustee Board Reflects Increased Engagement with Business, Education, and Creative Leaders

Published: Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 11:57

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