Former Deutsch Fellow Paul Rucker Featured in Artnet News

In Wake of Baltimore Protests, Artist Paul Rucker Spotlights Racism’s Legacy by Ben Davis, May 13, 2015 Published in Artnet News Two weeks ago, I went down to Baltimore to see what an American city under occupation looked like. Armored personnel carriers and reporters still filled the streets of Sandtown, the neighborhood where Freddie Gray,…

The Empathy Project by Paul Rucker

Paul Rucker, MICA Artist in Residence, stood in front of a computer in the MICA Studio Center with a MICA student in the background giving a massage. Surrounding Rucker, was the work of various artists of all ages and demographics, that have tacked, nailed, constructed or splattered their work within the space of the studio…

Creating Capital for the Creative Class

“Creative Capital motivates artists to be architects of their own future.Our programmatic blueprint melds financial support with an array of services so that artists can build a solid foundation for success.” –Ruby Lerner Artists are professionals. Their daily routine may be less rigid than us desk-occupying folk, but their occupation as an artist, takes dedication…