Wearable Art at Copley Place
Boston Day Book praises fashion student Erin Robertson and Emelie Bergh for their artistic vision for their "Wearable Art" on view at Copley Place.
Calico Stocks Finds for the Stylish Shopper
Elissa Paquette '04 BFA Painting commits to selling vintage and vintage-inspired fashion at an accessible price point at her Calico boutiques.
Creative Displays are a Lot More than Just Window Dressing
Adjunct Visual Display Instructor explains that retailer Primark's new window display made by MassArt students at the corner of Washington and Summer streets is an installation of artwork that helps to draw interest to the store.
Kelly Dempsey of Monson competes on 'Project Runway'
Former student Kelly Dempsey competes on Lifetime's Project Runway.
Artist Liken Exhibit Paintings to Invading Alien Organism
After attending MassArt, Nate Hodge discovered that his paintings are a reflection of his observations. He describes his latest series of work as "an invading alien organism spreading across the surface from a colonizing mark."
MassArt Looks at India with 'Seeing the Elephant' and 'Looking In/Looking Out'
Sarah Treco, Laura McPhee, Chair of the Photo Department, and Lisa Tung, Director of Curatorial Programs featured in The Boston Globe at the fall exhibitions opening reception in the Bakalar & Paine Galleries.
MOCA Goes Global
The artwork of Professor Peter Wayne Lewis is on view at the Museum of Contemporary Art Northern Miami in the exhibition: Beijing Booster.
PillPack's Single-dose Packs Makes Juggling Multiple Prescriptions a Snap
While attending Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Science, TJ Parker, now a finalist for USA TODAY's Small Business Innovator of the Year award, took a class at MassArt and later developed the innovative approach to prescriptions with PillPack.
Fire In Cairo: Revisiting the Revolution in Egypt - Photos
MassArt Photography Professor Matthew Connors' new book, Fire in Cairo captures the confusion, fear, and tumult of being in Tahrir through a photographic lens.
6th Annual FilmShift Film Festival 2015
Julia Glassman '15 BFA Animation's Almost There screens at the 6th Annual FilmShift Film Festival 2015 at the Somerville Theater.
The Intrepid Couple Who Restored a Gem of a Polish synagogue
Professors Rick and Laura Brown's Raise the Roof documentary film covering the recreation of the Gwozdziec Synagogue at the Polin Museum screened at the Haifa International Film Festival.
Free Things to Do in Boston, October 2015
Boston Magazine touts MassArt's Wearable Art exhibition in Copley Place as a free, fun thing to see during the month of October.
34 Top Landscape Architecture Projects Win 2015 ASLA Professional Awards
MassArt's Treehouse Residential Hall receives an honor award in the "Residential Design Category" by the 2015 American Society of Landscape Architects.
When a Painter Leaves New York: John Havens Thornton at Amstel
Former Professor John Havens Thornton paintings on view at the Amstel Gallery in New York. Thornton explains his work as "searching for the meaning of line as an edge or a direction that attempts to describe a spatial event."
Photo Gallery: Opening Night of Boston Fashion Week 2015
As part of Boston Fashion Week, MassArt students installed Wearable Art, an exhibition of non-textile fashion on display at the Copley Place Mall atrium.
William Wegman: A Profile
Profile of MassArt alumnus William Wegman, a "A video art pioneer and conceptual photographer."
BostInno Approved: What To Do This Week, 9/28/15
BostInno marks MassArt's "Wearable Art" exhibition in Copley Place as something to see.
Peter S. Cohan: Freight Farms' Success is Worcester's loss
Telegram & Gazette writer Peter S. Cohan laments the establishment of Freight Farms in Boston rather than Worcester. Freight Frams is an agricultural start-up dedicated to creating "a more sustainable and connected food system" co-founded by Jonathan Friedman BFA Industrial Design.
Design Management Institute Recognizes Bill Hannon of Cohasset
Professor Emeritus Bill Hannon was honored by the Design Management Institute at a black tie gala celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Institute.
View Jennifer Maestre's Work at Artspace Maynard's Open Studios, Sept. 26-27
After graduating from MassArt, Jennifer Maestre '97 BFA Glass started to use pencils as a more economic-friendly medium in her artwork. Her work was on view at Artspace Maynard last month.
Eye Magazine shares the impact and importance of The Graphic Workshop, an artist's collaborative in Boston which originated at MassArt.
Department of Art and Design Hosts Graphic Advocacy Exhibit and Lecture
Professor Elizabeth Resnick curated and presented on "Propaganda and Protest Graphics: A Selective View of Civic Empowerment and Resistance by Artists and Designers" at the University of Southern Mississippi Gallery of Art and Design. The exhibition uses graphic design to respond and call attention to international social, political, and environmental issues.
Inspired by India at MassArt
Laura Chassaigne and Natalie Chassaigne Kurtzman, authors of Boston Day Book review Seeing the Elephant and Looking In/Looking Out on view in the Bakalar and Paine Galleries.
2016 MAEA Award Recipients
MassArt Professor Maureen Kelly named the 2016 "Higher Education Art Educator of the Year" by Massachusetts Art Education Association.
Crafts Take Shape in New MFA exhibit
Lou Whiting '19 BFA gives insight into the new exhibition, Crafted: Objects in Flux at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
USM Hosts International Poster Exhibit
The exhibition "Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for the Digital Age 2001-2012" was on view at The University of Southern Mississippi after traveling internationally to help raise money to support political and humanitarian causes. The exhibition was organized by Professor Elizabeth Resnick and the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston.
Oliver Best Vintage Market Opens This Weekend
MassArt alumnus Justin Pomerleau '12 BFA SIM opens Oliver Best Vintage Market in POP Allston with rotating vendors selling interesting wares.
Westborough Artist reflects on Art, Teaching and The Graphic Workshop
MassArt alumnus John Hayes shares his experience working at The Graphic Workshop" and how it led to a life of art and teaching.
Boston Fashion Week 2015
To celebrate Boston Fashion Week, MassArt Fashion Design students display "wearable art" in Copley Place.
Photographer Rania Matar Lectures at the Carnegie About How Her Work Reflects Her Life
Professor Raina Matar lectured at Carnegie Lecture Hall in Oakland around the exhibition, "She Who Tells a Story: Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World," on September 15. Discuss her series entitled, "A Girl and Her Room" which features photography of teenaged girls in the United States and Lebanon in their bedrooms.
Cruel Story of Youth by Jennifer Loeber
Alumna Jennifer Loeber BFA Photography explores her nostalgic memories at Rowe Camp through her photographs.
Exhibition: Janet Lambert-Moore: A Creative Life
The Whistler House Museum of Art showcases alumna Janet Lambert-Moore's body of work in the exhibition Janet Lambert-Moore: A Creative Life.
MassArt Offers Course on European Jewish Composers in Hollywood
MassArt will offer the course "Film Music" taught by Dr. Paul Bempechat which explores the evolution of music in movies and the impact composers, many of whom were Jewish, had on the cinematic industry.
Hundreds of “Soloists” in Boston Kick Off a Movement that Rethinks How We Work
Chris Bowers '15 BFA Graphic Design explores the offerings of the Solo Project, an initiative aimed at developing the national conversation about the increasing number of independent workers.
Local Artist Diana Zipeto’s Collage & Object Paintings at Carry Out Cafe
Diana Zipeto '06 BFA Illustration debuts work at Carry Out Cafe in Newburyport, MA with her exhibition "When You Put It That Way."
Massachusetts College of Art and Design Announces New Master of Design in Design Innovation Program
MassArt is proud to announce its new Master of Design, Design Innovation (MDes) Program. The MDes program 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.
Baker-Polito Administration Awards $2.4 million to Boost College Access, Student Success
The Department of Higher Education (DHE) awarded $2.4 million in competitive grants to increase access to college by students across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Fast, Fashionable, and Affordable at Primark
Dublin-based clothing retailer, Primark, opened its first US store in Downtown Crossing, Boston with collaboration from MassArt students for their front window display.
Filmmaker Saul Levine’s Early Work Showcased At Harvard Film Archive
Legendary filmmaker and MassArt Professor Saul Levine is recognized by The Harvard Film Archive for his contribution to modern filmmaking with screenings and discussions running from Friday, Sept. 11 through Monday, Sept. 14.
Roxbury Rhapsody Mural Debuts in Bolling Building
MassArt students worked as apprentices with Roxbury artist Napolean Jones Henderson to create "Roxbury Rhapsody" in the new Bruce C. Bolling Municipal building in Dudley Square.
Celebrate India at The Bakalar & Paine Galleries at MassArt in Boston
"MassArt embraces the art of contemporary India this Fall with two concurrent photography exhibitions showcasing the beautiful, seductive and paradoxical land."
Scrapbook: Kaneholler Flip Through Their Old Photo Albums
Alumna Chelsea Tyler of the band Kaneholler reminisces of past moments and music - including sketching taxidermy animals as a MassArt student.
Nicole Deponte Brings Fashionable Flair to Providence's West Side
MassArt alumna Nicole Deponte transforms vintage men’s silk neckties into fashion-forward scarves and shrugs at Lilian Asterfield in Providence, Rhode Island.
Cambridge Artist Matt Saunders Wins Rappaport Prize
Visual artist Matt Saunders has been awarded the 2015 Rappaport Prize by the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln, MA. Saunders will give a talk at MassArt in association with the prize.
10 Weird Majors Offered at Area Colleges
Boston.com highlights MassArt for offering Jewelry and Metalsmithing and Fibers as unique majors offered in the metropolitan Boston area.
New Art Exhibit Questions Nuclear Warfare
Professor Elizabeth Resnick contributed to, and assisted in curating, "Questioning the Bomb, History and Non-Proliferation," at the Art Gallery at the University of Maryland.
These Young Mexican Women Artists are Speaking Up
Mexican artists Natasha Kroupensky '14 BFA Sculpture and Aline Herrera create a voice from their artwork.
Week ahead: Music, Theater, Art, and More
The Boston GlobeRebellion and Grace: The Graphic Workshop 1970-1992 exhibition on view in the President's Gallery which showcases 85 posters and features other archival materials tracing the student group’s activist origins.
Artist Offers ‘Surf Semblances’
Barbara Moon '50 BFA Fashion is still creating art (and keeping her prices affordable!).
Israel Fickett’s Canvases Hum with Life
Former student Israel Fickett pushes himself to be a prolific, relevant artist. Finding success locally in Maine, Fickett challenges himself to be "the greatest artist [he] can possibly be."
Arnoldi Masters the Art of Walking in the Dunes of Provincetown and Truro
Rebecca Arnoldi '09 MFA Painting leads walks through the dunes of the Province Lands in Provincetown, MA, blending art and nature and teaching visitors along the way.
Skidmore Contemporary Art Hosts Solo Shows for two Southern California-based Realist Painters
Bradley Hankey '07 BFA Painting exhibit work at the Skidmore Contemporary Art in Santa Monica, CA.
'The Journey' Art Exhibition Comes to MTSU
Mary Grace Tinsley '15 BFA Sculpture was awarded second prize at the 2014 VSA Emerging Young Artists Competition, a Jean Kennedy Smith Arts and Disability Program of the Kennedy Center.
Arts Foundation of Cape Cod Names New Executive Director
Julie Wake '07 BFA Architectural Design named the new executive director of The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod.
The Graphic Workshop was an artist’s collaborative, created by MassArt students using design as a form of political activism. An exhibition dedicated to the accomplishments of the workshop, Rebellion and Grace: The Graphic Workshop 1970-1992 showcases 85 posters and features other archival materials tracing the group’s activist origins.
Shop Features Antiques and Artisans’ Creations
Winter Harbor Artisans & Antiques in Maine features beautiful gifts including ceramic art, photographs, and stoneware mugs by MassArt student Vanessa Norris.
BNN News Interviews Ceci Méndez, MassArt
Ceci Mendez, Director of the Center for Art & Community Partnerships speaks with Boston Neighborhood Network Television about Roxbury Rhapsody, a Boston Art Commission for the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building in Roxbury, MA by artist Napoleon Jones Henderson in collaboration with sparc! the Artmobile!
Ruth Bernard's 'Transitions Exposed' at Lancaster Galleries
Inspiring story about Ruth Bernard '96 BFA Painting who struggled with undiagnosed dyslexia and became an inspiring artist.
Zehra Khan's Voyage of Discovery in Provincetown
The work of MassArt alumna Zehra Khan '10 MFA on view at the The Art Strand in Provincetown, MA. Included in the exhibition are "malleable structures" - such as painted bedsheets!
Special Display in Murfreesboro: Artwork of Young artists with Disabilities
Mary Grace Tinsley '15 BFA Sculpture was awarded the second prize at the The 2014 VSA Emerging Young Artists Competition. The work of the winners will be on view in a traveling exhibition entitled The Journey.
What Makes Kelly Wearstler a Design Powerhouse
Alumna Kelly Wearstler featured in Vogue Australia for the design empire that she's created based on her unique and gorgeous esthetic.
Greater Bostonian: Helping Kids Cook Up Bright Futures
Toni Elka '86 BFA Painting found her place at MassArt, now she's helping Boston teens develop professional skills with her company Future Chefs.
How Did Lowell Painter's 'Highway' Make its Way to Actress's Cape home?
"Highway thru the Villages" by Vassilios "Bill" Giavis BFA '51 Painting will be up for auction from the estate of late actress and Tony award winner Julie Harris.
Flour(ish) Bake Shoppe Opens on Rantoul Street
Taryn Manzi '07 BFA Graphic Design parlays her graphic design skills into cake decorating, and partners with Jean Sword to open Flour(ish) Bake Shoppe in Beverly, Massachusetts.
High School Art Teacher Melanie Blood Inspires Students, Who in Turn Inspire Her Own Work
Melanie Blood '10 BFA Ceramics became an art educator at Brockton High School where she has discovered that as much as she is teaching and mentoring her students, they inspre and motivate her.
Local Comedian to Appear on ‘America’s Got Talent’
Jenny Zigrino '09 BFA Film competed on NBC's reality TV show, America's Got Talent, spouting her comedic wit to the judges and national viewers.
Noncompetes are the Wrong Gear for Boutique Bike Makers
The Boston Globe discusses noncompetes in the wake of growing bicycle boutiques like that of Firefly Bicycles, founded by Tyler Evans '96 BFA Sculpture.
Boston receives $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts
MassArt is excited to work with the City of Boston's Office of Arts and Culture to implement an Artist in Residency Program as a result of a $100,000 Award from the National Endowment for the Arts.
City of Boston Receives $100,000 Award from National Endowment for the Arts
Boston's Office of Arts and Culture will use the National Endowment for the Arts Award to establish an Artists in Residency program in partnership with MassArt.
‘Raise the Roof’ Brings Lost History, and Art, Back to Life
The work of MassArt professors Rick and Laura Brown chronicled in JWeekly for leading students, artists, and woodworkers to re-create the roof and ceiling of the Gwozdziec Synagogue for the Polin Museum.
NEA Awards $5 Million to Cities Including LA, Boston, and New Orleans
Artforum reports on the National Endowment for the Art's Award to the City of Boston to establish an Artist in Residency Program. The City of Boston will collaborate with MassArt to develop the program.
Boston Receives National Endowment for the Arts Award to Support Artists
The City of Boston received a $100,000 Our Town award from the National Endowment for the Arts to support an Artists in Residency program. The City of Boston will collaborate with MassArt to implement the program.
Orlando Welcomes New Mennello Museum Director
MFA Alumna Shannon Fitzgerald has been named the new director of the Mennello Museum of American Art, the second director in the museum's 17-year history.
See Vintage Photographs of Summer Camp Memories From the ’80s
Time features work from Young Summer Love by Cheryl St. Onge MFA '87 Photography, detailing photographs from her time as an art director at a summer camp in New Hampshire in the 1980s.
Commitment to Public Education Must not Overlook Creative Sector
A letter from Acting President Kurt Steinberg to The Boston Globe on the importance of STEAM in public higher education, and its contribution to the creative economy.
A Man Ahead of His Time: Bill Hannon and the Founding of DMI
In the latest issue of Design Management Institute, Professor Emeritus Bill Hannon '56 is highlighted in the feature article.
Best of the Day: '10 Years of Prints: The Posters of Dan McCarthy' - June 25, 2015
A duo show entitled "Two Views II," highlighting the paintings, sculpture and works in mixed media by New Fairfield residents Mary Lou and Robert Alberetti BFA '58 Painting, opens July 24 at @287 Gallery in Danbury, CT.
William Wegman: Dogs on Furniture
Artfix Daily features William Wegman '65 BFA Painting in lead up to the September PIASA sale devoted to Wegman's artwork.
Best of the Day: '10 Years of Prints: The Posters of Dan McCarthy' - June 25, 2015
Boston Magazine names Dan McCarthy's 10 Years of Prints Exhibition, on view in MassArt's Paine Galleries, the "Best of the Day" for June 25, 2015.
MassArt Gives Boston Fashion Sense
MassArt's student designers in the Vision Fashion Show are extolled for their forward-thinking, trendsetter designs.
New Hire: Christopher Wright
Christopher Wright named Dean of Admissions and Enrollment Management at Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Painting Life's Fragile Notes in Provincetown
A selection of work by Donna Pomponio '07 BFA Art History is now on view at the Roccapriore Gallery. About her art, Pompino has stated, "I knew I wanted to touch another human being through my work."
Week Ahead: Music, Theater, Art, and More
The Boston Globe features MassArt's "Above the Fold: Alumni Works in Design" in its weekly round-up of visual arts and activities.
Local briefs: Artist Talks, a Jazz Concert and Art Installations at Old Montana Prison
Alumna Julia Galloway, a utilitarian potter and professor presented at the Archie Bray Foundation.
Melinda Cox '98 upholds a practice of sustainability and "happiness" in her home decor products.
What Makes a Good Tower?
The Boston Globe describes MassArt's Treehouse Residential Hall as "alive at the public sidewalk and bold where it meets the sky, and its colorful facade registers, in architecture, the energy and variety of the school inside."
HueRay! Bicycle Grips Take a Different Angle on Cyclist Safety
Victor Shapiro '10 BFA Industrial Design blends design, functionality, and safety to develop HueRay! Bicycle Grips for cyclists.
MassArt Vision 2015
Style Boston's Tonya Mezrich reviews the MassArt Vision Fashion Show and shares her picks for the Fashion Design Department's rising stars.
In Jewelry and Otherwise, Artists Confound Expectations
The Boston Globe Correspondent Cate McQuaid reviews Ground: A Retrospective of Ruudt Peters, on view in the President's Gallery through July 31, 2015.
Guests Dress Creatively for this MassArt Event
Guests of the MassArt's Vision Fashion Show dressed to impress - wearing creative styles ranging from Alexander McQueen to thrifted designs from Goodwill!
Art Leads to Many Discoveries for JooYoung Choi
Alumna JooYoung Choi's A Strange Paradise is on view at Lawndale Art Center through June 6. Choi uses her artwork to tell stories and to explore her own identity.
Marion Art Center Exhibition Opens June 5
Kim Morin Weineck '01 BFA Painting exhibits at Marion Art Center with Art in Bloom.
Week Ahead: Music, Theater, Art, and More
The Boston Globe suggests visiting Infringement at SubSamson Gallery in Boston's South End.
Dramatic Hats Top Off Party in the Park
MassArt fashion history professor Kathleen McDermott recognized for a "winning" hat at Party in the Park.
An Artist Becomes Obsessive About a Dollhouse at Lancaster County Art Association
MFA Student William Chambers explores "how the home can serve as a surrogate body, a creative haven, and an isolating and insulating space" in his exhibition at Lancaster County Art Association.
MassArt Hosts its Runway Show for Student Designers
Andrew Berul's designs at the MassArt "Vision" Fashion Show were featured in The Boston Globe.
In My Backyard: Iceland
Agnieszka Sosnowska '95 BFA Photography was featured on CNN.com for her photography, which juxtaposes the brutal environment of Iceland, and the feminitity of her subjects.
Handmade at MassArt
Courtney Goodrich from boston.com reviews the MassArt Made Spring Sale, where more than 60 students and 90 alumni contributed unique and beautiful pieces of art.
To Relieve Student Stress, MassArt Brings in Barnyard Animals
As part of "Revive for Reviews," MassArt's Counseling & Wellness Center hosted barnyard baby animals to help students relieve the stress of finals.
Five Questions for Virginia Fretto
Fashion Design alumna Virginia Fretto, owner of Razimus Jewelry speaks with Saratogian on her handcrafted fabric jewelry, and how it's benefiting the American Diabetes Association.
MassArt Stars Share Fashion 'Vision' at Gala
Fashion Design Seniors Morgan Hill and Gloria Im share what inspires their designs - for Im, it's the chemical changes in DNA, for Hill, it's women of the Wild West. These students' designs will be on view at the Vision MassArt Fashion Show on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at the Castle at Park Plaza.
The Community Library Features Edgy Photographs Of The American West
Photography Professor Laura McPhee exhibits her work from her "River of No Return" series at The Community Library in Ketchum, Idaho.
Photo Preview: MassArt Fashion Show 2015
Boston Magazine gives a sneak peek of the designs expected to strut down the runway at the MassArt Fashion Show 2015.
5 Things to Do in Boston May 3 to May 10
Visit the MassArt Made Spring Sale to purchase unique handmade glassblown pieces, paintings, jewelry, ceramics, and other artwork from today's contemporary artists.
Long, Frigid Winter Spurs Photographer Abelardo Morell to Artistic Innovation
Professor Emeritus Abe Morrell exhibits "A Mind of Winter: Photographs by Abelardo Morell" at Bowdoin College.
MassArt's "Treehouse" Awarded Leed GOLD Certification
MassArt's Treehouse Residential Hall was awarded Leed GOLD certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.
Introducing Six of the Year’s Top Student Artists
Graduate students Youjin Moon (Film/Video) and Cory John Ploessl (Installation and Performance) featured among 2015's "Top Student Artists" in the The Boston Globe.
A Look at the MassArt Student Fashion Show and Dinner
Boston Common Magazine shares the hard work and determination necessary to develop the pieces by the Fashion Design students appearing the MassArt Fashion Show.
MassArt Fashion Review
An behind-the-scenes look at the designs of Fashion Design seniors Daniela Cabal, Kimberly Gale Nowers, Carolina Espaillat, and Nicole Oppedisano. These students will showcase their work at the "Vision" MassArt Fashion Show.
MassArt Auction Raises $1 Million
For the first time ever, the 26th Annual MassArt Auction sold out with 700 guests and $1 million raised to benefit student scholarships.
Dillon Buss: Cape Cod Skater, Artist, Filmmaker
Alumnus Dillon Buss BFA '12 Film/Video was profiled on boston.com for his art - including his skateboarding, filming, and other artwork.
The Most Stylish Bostonians 2015
Jordan Piantedosi '15 chosen as by Boston Globe as one of the "Most Stylish Bostonians" of the year. Jordan stated, "I feel strongly about dressing in a way that I like, because when you do something crazy, it gives someone else who is scared permission to do the same."
Art Smart: Roger Kizik's Bookish Paintings Bring Reality, Abstract Worlds Together
MassArt alumnus Roger Kizik '72 exhibits his "bookish" paintings at the Narrows Center for the Arts.
Barbara Bosworth Awarded a Pollock-Krasner Grant
Photography Professor Barbara Bosworth has been awarded a prestigious Pollock-Krasner Grant with her work from The Meadow: A Reverie.
No Child Left Behind: How Sparc! Is Driving Creativity to the Masses
Blogger Zoey Gulmi Discovers the Impact that MassArt and sparc! The Artmobile! has on Dorchester Academy for the The Huffington Post.
Art of Jewelry: Jennifer Trask's Wearable Sculptures
For Blouin Art Info, MassArt alumna Jennifer Trask presents her jewelry as both art and experience for the wearer. Trask's work has been on view at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian Museum American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. and the Houston Museum of Fine Arts among others.
Free-Spirit feelings at Beat Hotel
Managing Partner Jack Bardy recruited MassArt student Jordan Piantedosi to create the ambience for the Beat Hotel in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Destroyed by Nazis, Restored by Baystate Artists
Professors Rick and Laura Brown were featured on WCVB's Chronicle for their work with the Polin Museum of the History of Jews.
Transformations: The Interiors and Exteriors Inspiring Greater Boston's Leading Architects
Boston's leading architects share their favorite spaces in the city - including MassArt's Treehouse Residential Housing.
Doc Provides Look at Real-Life North Korea
Professor Soon-Mi Yoo featured in the Chicago Tribune READ MORE
U.S. Consulate And CIFFR Organize Filmmaking Workshops For Students
The U.S. Consulate General Curaçao has invited Kathryn Dietz, a successful documentary maker, producer, writer, director, and adjunct professor at the Massachusetts College of Art & Design, to direct workshops that focus on showing students and others how they can become filmmakers.
Marlboro-born Performer Katya Shoots for 'Drag Race' Fame
Brian McCook '15 BFA Studio for Interrelated Media Competes on RuPaul's Drag Race.
TV Preview: Pittsburgh Native Gets Ducks in Order for FXX
MassArt alumnae Ben Jones serves as the creative director of Animation Domination on FXX Network.
Art Opens a Dialogue
MassArt's Fine Arts 2D Printmaking Department hosts the Master Print Series, featuring artists Norberto Marrero Pírez and Janette Brossard from Cuba.
MassArt Alumnus Brian McCook '15 outlines the process to transform into "Katya," a contender on RuPaul's Drag Race.
Engaging Creative Communities to Enhance the Quality of Life in Cities
In partnership with The Institute of Contemporary Art, MassArt has been named a finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies' Public Art Challenge. In May 2015, the Public Art Challenge will grant at least three cities up to $1 million each over two years to support temporary public art projects that celebrate creativity, enhance urban identity, encourage public-private partnerships, and drive economic development.
Noir Fashion Week
Associate Professor of Fashion Design James Mason serves as vice president and creative director of Noir Fashion Week.
Color Reigns at MassArt
Boston.com's Courtney Goodrich suggests seeking relief from this year's very white winter at the Color Fields exhibition in MassArt's Bakalar & Paine Galleries.
Artist's Touch: Breathing Life into Feats of Clay
MassArt alumna Meghan Sullivan chosen as Gulf Coast State College's 2015 artist in residence in Panama City, Panama.
Francestown Architect on Mission to Educate Over the Air Waves in Africa
MassArt alumnae Cameron Leandri BFA '13, a humanitarian architect, and Professor of Architecture Paul Paturzo work to bring education to Kicora: Kigoma Community College in Tanzania.
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Free To Public Thursday To ‘Beat The Winter Blues’
History of Art Professor David Nolta was a guest on Radio Boston on Wednesday, February 25. Nolta discussed the attractions at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and the Bakalar & Paine Galleries to "beat the winter blues" in Boston.
Wangechi Mutu Explores Womanhood at MassArt
As part of the 20th Anniversary of the Adderley Lecture series, MassArt presents Wangechi Mutu. As part of her lecture, Mutu will present slides of her work, and attendees will have a rare chance to hear the artist describe her inspirations as well as the historical contexts of her pieces.
Boston Baker Oakleaf Faces Tough Challenge on ‘Duff Till Dawn’
MassArt alumna Amanda Oakleaf of Oakleaf Cakes Bake Shop in Boston will appear on the Food Network's new series "Duff Till Dawn."
Fashion on Film
Sondra Grace, Chair of the Fashion Department, offered her take on Rag & Bone's new short film highlighting their Fall 2015 menswear collection for New York Fashion Week.
Before Women's Lib, Opera Divas Weighed Down By Diamonds And Haute Couture
MassArt fashion historian Kathleen McDermott details the historical significance of the textiles and jewels worn by pre-20th century opera singers.
Meet the Guys Who Got the Boston 2024 Movement Started
Corey Dinopoulos BFA '07 took on a senior project of designing the branding for a hypothetical 2020 Summer Games in Boston while at MassArt. He turned that project into the idea behind Boston 2024.
ICA Announces 2015 Foster Prize Winners
SIM faculty member Sandrine Schaefer, Carlos Jimenez Cahua MFA '12 and Susan Metrican MFA '12 named James and Audrey Foster Prize Artists by The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston.
Beautiful Bird Exhibit Spotted At Smithsonian
Photography Professor Barbara Bosworth's photographs featured in Smithsonian American Art Museum's "The Singing and the Silence: Birds in Contemporary Art."
As part of Color Fields the new exhibition at MassArt, L.A.-based Jon Knuth has created a series of paintings in collaboration with common houseflies.
MassArt Hosts an Opening Reception for 'Color Fields'
Boston Art Commission director Karin Goodfellow and Wellington Management Company curator Karen Pfefferle celebrated MassArt's newest exhibition.
WGBH Hometown Challenge Feature
MassArt faculty Mitch Ryerson featured by WGBH Boston for their Hometown Challenge for his wooden structures in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Critics' Picks: Theater, Dance, Art
The Boston Globe deems the Color Fields exhibition "a splashy celebration of color."
Artwork by Ekua Holmes '77 Featured in Google Doodle for MLK Day
On Monday, January 19, an illustration by Ekua Holmes' 77 Director and Community Coordinator of sparc! the Artmobile was the featured image on Google's US homepage. The collage honors Martin Luther King, Jr. and depicts him walking arm in arm with fellow activists in Selma, Ala.
Color Fields Coming to MassArt’s Bakalar and Paine Galleries
MassArt's newest exhibition pays tribute to MassArt alum and professor Albert Munsell, inventor of the Munsell Color System.
Boston's Olympic Flame First Fanned by Dracut Native
For his college thesis, MassArt alumnus Corey Dinopoulous created a visual study of what the look and feel of a Boston Olympics would be like.
Carnegie Foundation Selects MassArt for 2015 Community Engagement Classification
Out of 240 U.S. colleges and universities, MassArt is one of five institutions with a specialized focus on the arts, medicine, or health professions to receive the prestigious 2015 Community Engagement Classification by The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
Malika Green Pushes the Boundaries of Footwear
Shoemaker Malika Green teaches a sold-out Continuing Education course and hosts a free lecture, "Crafting the Glass Slipper: The Art and Poetry of Shoes" on January 15, 2015.