Nick Petr '16 named 2017-18 Curatorial Fellow for the DC Public Library Foundation!

As the second curatorial fellow for the DCPL/MICA Curatorial Fellowship Program, Nick will be mentoring four librarians on the principles of curatorial practice through a city-wide exhibit celebrating the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s Poor People’s Campaign. Along the way, they will examine their role as cultural caretakers and producers within the diverse communities in which they work.

Championing Inclusivity: Melani N. Douglass

Melani Douglass '15 talks to BmoreArt about her new role as Director of Public Programs at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in DC - read here!

Sheena Morrison's 2017 Thesis Exhibition, Everyday Utopias, in the news!

Baltimore Times
CBS Baltimore
Baltimore Brew
Black Perspectives/African American Intellectual History Society


WATCH: George Ciscle, MICA's Curator-in-Residence Emeritus & CP's Founding Director, talks with Fred Wilson about the seminal exhibition, Mining the Museumlink

Meet the Woman Leading the Fight to Protect the Arts in Trump’s America

Deana Haggag '13 talks to VOGUE about her new role as president and CEO of United States Artists in Chicago - read here!


WATCH: Nada Alaradi '16 discuss her thesis exhibition "not really here" and her experience at MICA as a Fulbright Fellow (Bahrain)! link

CP welcomes new faculty, CHRISTOPHER K. HO and Thesis Advisor, JAMES HUCKENPAHLER, for the Fall 2017 semester!

Christopher K. Ho will be teaching our Curatorial Practice Seminar and James Huckenpahler will be advising our second-year students' thesis projects in graphic design, branding, and identity. Read more about Chris here, and James here.



A Conversation with José Ruiz  | COMMOTION Issue No. 4

The new director of MICA’s M.F.A. in Curatorial Practice discusses his goals for the program and the role curators can play in society.  Read more

Yvonne Hardy-Phillips feature in the Baltimore Sun, 1/13/2017

Mural project aims to transform buildings, perception of East Baltimore
by Brittany Britto

Two Harford Avenue buildings have been home to families, ice cream, sandwiches and now, a MICA thesis project... Read more

CP welcomes new faculty members RAQUEL DE ANDA and NATALIE CAMPBELL!

The Curatorial Practice MFA program is beyond excited to welcome independent curators Raquel de Anda and Natalie Campbell as part of our team. Raquel and Natalie will be co-teaching two courses in the Spring 2017 semester--Intercultural Approaches to Curatorial Practice and Curatorial Practice Graduate Seminar.

Read more about Raquel here, and Natalie here.

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