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Creative works of art flow through the MCAD student body!

Work by Jodi Reeb-Myers

Jodi Reeb ’95 will be opening up her studio for a holiday art sale.

Adam Garcia, photo by Margaret Jacobsen

Adam Garcia ’06 sat down with The Great Discontent to talk about his successful career as a graphic designer.

Illustration for the Harry Potter series by Mary GrandPré

Mary GrandPré ’05, best known for her work with the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling, will be speaking at the Bloomingdale Regional Public Library.

Ashley Akpaka Banner

Bobby Rogers ’14 has been featured in AfroPunk for his latest photo series titled Ghost.

Floating Tamarack Bog

Reid Thorpe ’97 has opened a solo exhibition titled Trail Views at Ames Center in Burnsville, Minnesota. 

"I needed a place to put some things that we weren’t allowed to talk about"

Lucy Mink Covello ’95, MFA, was recently interviewed by arts and culture blog Hyperallergic.

dandona and kohl

The secret is out! Faculty are bringing more hands-on learning materials to students in the classroom.

Raised on Ritalin by Tyler Page

Tyler Page ’02, MFA, is featured on Graphic Medicine's podcast.

Work by Lynda Monick-Isenberg

Faculty member Lynda Monick-Isenberg is featured in a group exhibition at the Phipps Center for the Arts.


MCAD faculty member Piotr Szyhalski is expanding his ongoing project Labor Camp by opening a solo exhibition at the Soap Factory titled Three Factory Pieces

Charging station at MCAD

Graduate assistant Heather Peebles recently wrote about charging electric vehicles on MCAD's campus.

Ashley Rades illustration

Illustration majors Alison and Ashley give the inside scoop on illustrating a children's book.

Cast of the Night Alive

MCAD Continuing Education student Sara Richardson has been featured in the Pioneer Press in an article about  Jungle's Night Alive.  

Patrick and Tom at Festival

This past weekend, MCAD faculty members Patrick Coyle and Tom Schroeder were invited to screen their films at the Big Water Film Festival in Ashland, Wisconsin. 

Work by Kathryn Miller

MFA student Kathryn Miller participated in Schlechthin Unvergleichlich, a group show in Andes, New York, last summer.

Cosmos Tarot and Oracle deck

Lindsay Nohl ’03, Jenny Bookler ’11, and Chris Hajny ’04 present COSMOS, an exhibition featuring one hundred pieces, eighty-eight constellations, and one hundred artists from around the globe.


Current MFA student Alex Mitchell and Jo Yeh ’15, MFA, are involved with a project organized by the Gymnasium for the Mcknight Foundation.


Last week the international conference for the Association for Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) was held at the Minneapolis convention center, just blocks away from MCAD’s campus. If you happened to stop by, you would have had a chance at seeing a few of our students at the more than 2,500 person event.

DeCosse's Work

Cy DeCosse ’52 recently opened up a solo exhibition at Gallery 270 featuring work from nine of his unique portfolios.

Blanket Fight by Brooklynd Turner

The Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles recently announced the 2015 winners for their annual student competition and exhibition highlighting the year’s best illustration.

The work will be shown on their website and exhibited at the SILA Gallery. Congratulations to the following MCAD illustration students.

Ana Sofia interns for BCBG

Student Anasofia shares her experience interning for fashion powerhouse BCBG Max Azria Group.

Imady presenting her work

Current MFA student Essma Imady spoke at Mia last month.

Sing a Song of Uptown, lead artist Greta McClain

Andres Guzman ’09 and Greta McClain ’12, MFA, are featured in the CityPages article "Twin Cities' Newest Murals and Where to Find Them".