Listening stations prototype by Monica Haller ’05, MFA

Monica Haller ’05, MFA, is among five recipients of the 2014 Efroymson Contemporary Arts Fellowship and a $25,000 award to further her career.

Diana Eicher presented a paper at the TSA's Symposium

Faculty member Diana Eicher presented a paper titled Papercuts from my Mother's Nigerian Textile Collection at the Textile Society of America's Symposium in Los Angeles on September 12, 2014.

Jasmine Hoerter

Student Reporter Jasmine Hoerter is a first-year entrepreneurial studies major.

Euclide will be at the MIA until July 2015

Alum Gregory Euclide's work is featured in Nature of Nature, an exhibition at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

The Persistent Present features new work by John Bell ’10, MFA

Catch some new work by John Bell ’10, MFA, in his exhibition The Persistent Present

Sensor Device III, cypress and cast iron, by Kurt Dyrhaug

Sculpture lovers: You now have two chances to see the work of Kurt Dyrhaug ’89 this fall.

Andy DuCett's Class Project

We pop into Andy DuCett's class as they complete an experimental drawing project.

F+C@SEVEN is in celebration of seven years of inspired exhibitions

Faculty members Jody Williams, Lynda Monick-Isenberg, Jim Dryden, Elizabeth Erickson, and Howard Oransky will be featured in F+C@SEVEN at the Form+Content Gallery.

Field Trip is on display throughout September

Faculty member Shannon Estlund is displaying new work in the exhibition Field Trip.

Train Cars at North Irving Avenue, Minneapolis, 2014 by Michael Banning ’04, MFA

Michael Banning ’04, MFA, has a string of exhibitions this fall.

Lundin joins two other HATCH Projects Residency artists for this exhibition

Cherith Lundin ’00, MFA, is in her first exhibition with HATCH Projects at the Chicago Artists Coalition, opening tonight.

Diamond Head Slope by David Friedman, courtesy of

David Friedman ’65 has three paintings featured in 36 Views of Leahi, an exhibition curated by master artist Masami Taraoka.

Thumbs up (we must be living right) By Andy DuCett

Faculty member Andy DuCett's drawing Thumbs up (we must be living right) has been added to the permanent collection at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

Philagrafika features artists from all disciplines

Faculty members Natasha Pestich and Dennis Lo are featured in the exhibition Philagrafika: 10 Years of Innovative Printmaking. 

Tom Garrett's illustration for

Faculty member Tom Garrett created the illustration for the debate Why Do Women Pay More than Men for the SAME Haircut? for UPFRONT Magazine.


MCAD students describe their favorite mediums, including textiles, photography, painting, and animation.

Dr. Jessica M. Dandona will be presenting a paper next month

Faculty member Dr. Jessica M. Dandona is gearing up for an upcoming trip to Texas where she will be a presenter at a conference.

Natural spaces are the subject of Kristen Lowe’s recent documentary.

Kristen Lowe ’88 is speaks about her recent documentary Painting the Place Between in Southwest Metro Magazine.

Spangler working on the woodcuts for the exhibition

Aaron Spangler ’93 will be presenting work at Highpoint Edition—an invitational collaboration between Highpoint Center for Printmaking and selected artists.

My Heart Wanders Back to You by Melissa Loop

View the latest paintings by Melissa Loop ’95 in the exhibition Seize

Artwork by Sundstrom-Gramer, courtesy of

Former student Mary Sundstrom-Gramer has been honored by the Albuquerque Art Business Association for excelling in arts and giving back to the community. She is one of eight outstanding artists referred to as "Local Treasures."

Iman Raad, Ficciones Typografika 100–102 (72”x36”). Installed on October 17, 201

Faculty member Erik Brandt's Ficciones Typografika project just won't quit racking up publicity. The much-beloved gallery-in-an-alleyway project has been featured in a number of printed and digital publications on a local to international scale since its inception more than a year ago.

Robin Schwartzman and Tom Loftus will review golf courses around the world

Faculty member Robin Schwartzman and her partner Tom Loftus have been invited to Doha, Qatar, this November to work with students and faculty in the design and fabrication of a mini golf course for the festival Tasmeem Doha.

Ben Currie

In honor of National Arts in Education Week, students and alumni talk about their favorite art instructors.