MassArt Student Wins International Design Prize
Congratulations to Graphic Design student Andrew Medeiros on winning first prize in Cat. D in the Bolivian Poster Biennial. Every year, Professor Elizabeth Resnick gives an assignment to her Graphic Design 1 class to design posters for a biennial poster competition.
Brooklyn Alumni Meet Up at Greenpoint
Alumni from the Brooklyn and NYC areas met up at Brian Willmont's spot, Greenpoint Terminal Gallery last weekend. It was a great group of alums excited to meet, reunite, and we heard a whole lot about what life is like as artists and designers living in BK/NYC. Check out some more photos from the Brooklyn Meet Up here.
Professor Kelly Honored by MAEA
Congratulations to Dr. Maureen Kelly, Professor of Art Education, on being honored as the Higher Education Art Educator of the Year by the Massachusetts Art Education Association. Kelly was recognized by the MAEA at their recent fall conference.
New MDes Program Seeks Applicants
MassArt has added a Master of Design: Design Innovation Program (MDes) to its graduate degree offerings and is now seeking applicants. MDes integrates deep expertise in design practice with business discipline in a broad-based curriculum that uses market challenges and social initiatives as the context for learning.
New City Artist-in-Residence Program to Host Eleven
As part of Boston Creates, an ongoing effort to strengthen Boston’s creative capital and create a culturally vibrant and inclusive community, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh’s Office of Arts and Culture and Massachusetts College of Art and Design have unveiled a new city artist-in-residence program. From a pool of 100 submissions, 11 artists have been selected as the first artists in the program, including MassArt alumni and faculty.