Work by Samantha Leopold-Sullivan

Body and Machine: An Exhibition of Kinetic and Interactive Art is an exhibition of work that addresses the relationship between the human body and machines. For this show, artists from five states were invited to submit everything from the hand-cranked to the computer controlled.

Work by MCAD students accepted into the New York Society of Illustrators

Six illustrations from MCAD students were accepted into the New York Society of Illustrators 2015 Student Scholarship Competition.

Katie Rose Kaufman

German student Sebastian shares his story of discovering MCAD and his love for film!

Ironhead Promotional Image

For three weeks last year, Kelly Ludeking ’97 was followed by a film crew documenting him before, during, and after his Down on the Farm Iron Pour, a gathering of local and national artist working together to pass on the tradition of cast iron art.

Tales of Lyla Cover

Amit Tishler ’12, MFA, is publishing the comic book series Tales of Lyla.

The Wedge Table

The Wedge Co-op recently opened their new commissary kitchen and market café, the Wedge Table, on Nicollet Avenue.

Posting for This Must Be The Place

Catch work by current MFA students Julie Benda, Anna Biedenbender, Allison Brown, Bradley Cook, Liza Dorsey, Preston Drum, Rachel Jennings, Niky Motekallem, Sarah McPherson, Kathryn Miller, Alex Mitchell, Jo Yeh, and Eric Yevak in an upcoming group art show.

Student Ryan

Horizon Honors High School student Ryan Deitchman was interviewed by In the Zona about his reputation as the school's go-to photographer and future college plans. In the interview, Deitchman mentions that he's applied to MCAD, in addition to two other schools.

Jay Coogan being presented a check

MCAD president Jay Coogan is featured in the Southwest Journal.

Postcard for Reverberations

Faculty member Lynda Monick-Isenberg is featured in an upcoming exhibition.

Reverberations, a juried exhibition featuring work of artists who attended the College of Visual Arts, will take place at both the Form+Content Gallery and the Traffic Zone Gallery.

President Jay Coogan

As I start my sixth year as MCAD’s president, my two key goals for MCAD and its students are to create access and opportunity.

Inside MCAD's New M/LAB

MCAD, meet M/LAB, a transformative space as ambitious, creative, progressive, and impressive as the students and community it now serves.

Gerald Ronning

As thought leaders in their fields, many come from the world’s top art and design venues, including the new chair of the liberal arts department, Gerald Ronning, PhD.

Tonka Buster by Kurt Dyrhaug

Look for works by Kurt Dyrhaug ’84 in three sculpture shows this spring.

Katie Rose Kaufman

MCAD has many inspirational people and artwork within its walls, including someone whom I consider to be one of the most inspirational people that I have met. Last semester we shared all of the same classes, and every step of the way she inspired and motivated me to do my best and to love my art and my life as much as possible.

MCAD alumni Meyer, Weber, and Chesworth helped animate Big Hero 6

Last night marked the second year in a row that Disney animators Andrew Chesworth ’07, Matthew Meyer ’01, and Justin Weber ’08 were part of an Oscar-winning team.

Prince mural designed by Kate Worum

Kate Worum ’11 is behind some of the awesome murals popping up around the Twin Cities lately.

MCAD Admissions Staff Melissa Huybrecht and Scholarship Recipient Sophie Weber

Tomorrow MCAD will award two $60,000 MCAD Scholastics Merit Scholarships to Gold Key winners who have been admitted to the college. In addition, seven $3,300 Pre-College Summer Session scholarships (covering the entire program tuition) will be awarded to Gold Key winners who are high school juniors.

A Day in the Student Affairs Office

When it comes to declaring a major, starting a club, or simply attending an event, MCAD Student Affairs and Activities is where it's at!

A still from Polzine's film The Votive Cube

Current student Margaret Polzine's film The Votive Cube was selected to be screened at the 2015 Speechless Film Festival.

Katherine Turczan on MN Original

Faculty member and photographer Katherine Turczan is the latest MCADian to be featured on Twin Cities Public Television's weekly arts series MN Original. The episode will air this Sunday, February 22, at 6:00 and 10:00 p.m. on TPT 2.

Amanda Lovelee ’10, MFA, is featured on MN Original's latest episode celebrating printmaking.

Lovelee, a multidisciplinary artist based in St. Paul, discusses The Call and Answer Project, a project about square dancing, hand holding, and connecting.

delicious pizza

The popular Black Sheep Pizza restaurant has finally opened a location on Eat Street.

A screenshot from Szyhalski's app Ding an Sich

Faculty member Piotr Szyhalski presents the app Ding an Sich, interactive artwork comprising a series of twelve canons that respond to the user’s touch to create individual experiences.

Timothy Hamilton

MFA candidate Timothy Hamilton’s If You Cling To Me, I'll Clang To You will soon be on view at SooVAC. Hamilton's latest work includes a large-scale kinetic installation along with prints and drawings.