Jewelry by Lindsay Locatelli

Lindsay Locatelli ’09 is featured in Minnesota Monthly for her new jewelry line entitled Wazo Designs.

Jay Coogan

It was great to welcome new students and their parents to the MCAD community this past weekend. While there were some tearful moments for parents and students there was also excitement about starting up the year at MCAD.

Ryan Bloomingdale

Student Reporter Ryan Bloomingdale is a first-year entrepreneurial studies major.

Apatico hats by Megan Bishop

Hats from Apatico by Megan Bishop ’06 are featured in the September issue of Marie Claire.

MCAD Student Orientation

It's that time again when schedules are scratched in, stress and excitement levels are high, and students are all nested into their new housing, ready to hit the books.

Work by Anna Biedenbender

Current MFA student Anna Leigh Biedenbender is presenting her first solo exhibition Dissolved and Shaken at the Grand Center for Arts and Culture in New Ulm, Minnesota.

Paul Shambroom: Lost

Paul Shambroom ’78 presents three new projects in an exhibition at the Minnesota Museum of American ArtThe identity of the show was designed by MCAD DesignWorks.

Rosemary and Sterling

The crew answers hard-hitting questions such as "What food do you most resemble?"

On a String by Julie Benda

Join current MFA student Julie Benda at Mia's Third Thursday event this week.

Get ready-The Amazing World of Gumball graphic novel is coming!

Good news for fans of The Amazing World of Gumball on Cartoon Network—a graphic novel adaptation is on its way.

Aaron Draplin with Field Notes

The New York Times recently visited the studio of alum Aaron Draplin for the article/slideshow "Disorderly Conduct."

Work by Allegra Lockstadt

Allegra Lockstadt ’10 has been named Minneapolis's best artist by the Guardian in their Insider's Cultural Guides series.

Kayla Kern ’13

Kayla Kern ’13 has been chosen as one of Working Not Working's profiles of the week.

Lynda Monick-Isenberg's piece in Pass the Journal

Faculty member Lynda Monick-Isenberg's drawing is included in Strathmore's Pass the Journal.

Artwork by Gregory Euclide

Gregory Euclide ’08, MFA, will be featured in an upcoming exhibition at the South Dakota Art Museum.

Pre-College Summer Session at MCAD

Every summer, high school students spend three weeks at MCAD finding out what college life is really like.

Wendy and Kevin painting collaboratively

Wendy Schaefer-Miles ’82 and her husband Kevin D. Miles bring their unique perspectives together to create beautiful one-of-a-kind paintings.

City Pages cover by Brent Schoonover

Brent Schoonover ’02, MJ Heubach ’00, and current MFA students John Bivens and Alex Mitchell are featured in City Pages's annual Comix Issue.

Patrick Desjarlait stands next to the vinyl mural with his original drawing

Patrick Desjarlait ’87 has designed a mural for the Beltrami County Fair. 

Charles Burns put the finishing touches on a piece in the MCAD studio

Faculty member Anders Nilsen sat down with MPR News to talk about MCAD's week-long comic residency program Rock Paper Scissors.

Project by Carla Rodriguez (

Carla Rodriguez ’11, who has received a Minnesota State Arts Board grant in the past, was asked to participate in a video to help promote the grant.

Can you spot the sneakers in this artwork? (Photo courtesy of City Pages)

Faculty member Christina Ridolfi recently participated in The Blank Canvas Exhibition presented by MN4MN.

Meander by faculty member Daniel Dean

Faculty member Daniel Dean has completed and installed Meander with the help of Future North artists John Kim, Adam Marcus, and Molly Reichert.