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The Master of Fine Arts Candidates at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design invite you to an evening of creativity and celebration at Open Studio Night 2016. Check out work by the newest generation of emerging talent, meet the artists, get a behind-the-scenes look at their studios, and rub elbows with others in Minnesota’s creative community. Candidates in MCAD’s interdisciplinary MFA program explore a vast array of ideas through a multitude of media including animation, comic arts, drawing, design, fiber arts, filmmaking, installation, interactive media, painting, paper and book arts, printmaking, photography, sculpture, and sound. There’s something intriguing for everyone.

Published: Wednesday, February 10, 2016Read More


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Robert Adanto’s The F Word explores radical “fourth-wave” feminist performance through interviews with a new generation of feminist artists who use their bodies as subject matter.

Published: Thursday, January 28, 2016Read More


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The following exhibitions are organized as part of the Guerrilla Girls Twin Cities Takeover. From January to March 2016 the Takeover will include more than twenty arts and cultural organizations in Minneapolis/St. Paul and surrounding cities. From small non-profit art centers to major cultural institutions in the region, these partners will be highlighting gender and race inequalities, taking on stereotypes and hypocrisies, and promoting artistic expression by the often overlooked and underrepresented.

Published: Wednesday, January 6, 2016Read More


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EVENT: Held every year the weekend before Thanksgiving, the MCAD Art Sale is your chance to buy one-of-a-kind art created by students and recent graduates at unbeatable prices. Now in its eighteenth year, the sale is a Minnesota tradition that has generated more than $2,500,000 for emerging artists.

Published: Wednesday, October 14, 2015Read More


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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design is pleased to announce our involvement as a Host Sponsor for the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) 2015 Conference & Expo in Minneapolis, Oct. 25-28, themed Transforming Sustainability Education.

Published: Friday, October 9, 2015Read More


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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD) announces its eighteenth annual art sale. This one-of-a-kind art sale, held every year the weekend before Thanksgiving, presents art for all tastes.

Published: Thursday, August 20, 2015Read More


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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD) is pleased to present The Meeting Waters, the upcoming 2015 Master of Fine Arts Annual Fall Exhibition in Whittier Gallery. Uniting artists from disparate sources, The Meeting Waters explores the possibilities of physical and psychological spaces in flux.

Published: Friday, August 7, 2015Read More


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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design is pleased to announce the appointment of Erik Brandt as the chair of the design department.

Published: Tuesday, May 12, 2015Read More


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Christie’s Signs on as a Lead Sponsor and Auctioneer

The Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), already nationally known for hosting the largest college art sale in America, announces The Auction at MCAD, now in its third year.

Published: Thursday, April 16, 2015Read More


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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.

Published: Thursday, April 16, 2015Read More