Doug Powell comes to MICA for Visiting Scholar Lecture

“Social Design is so new I don’t even know if we can name it yet,” said IBM Design’s, Doug Powell at the MICA Graduate Center on February 17th. As part of the Social Design Visiting Scholar series, a program funded by the Deutsch Foundation, Powell’s lecture posed the question of social designers: “Where do we go from here?”…

Station North CSA sells out in less than a week

While the local arts community has been on a roll lately, there continues to be concern about the ability of Baltimore artists to sell their work in Baltimore. For many years, concerned community members have been seeking solutions to the seeming absence of a viable marketplace for local art. Last year, Melissa Warlow, Director of…

Welcoming MICA’s new president

The Deutsch Foundation is thrilled by the news that Sammy Hoi will become the next president of MICA as of July 1. Hoi is currently president of Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles and has established a national reputation for progressive thinking and the ability to leverage institutional resources to develop meaningful…