MassArt in the News
MassArt Fashion Design senior Ariana Chariton has designed comfortable, fashionable, and functional hospital gowns for children. Ariana was an awardee of a grant by This Star Won't Go Out, allowing her to develop gowns for individual children.
MassArt students develop toys for elephants with the guidance of Professors Rick and Laura Brown. The toys help geriatric elephants Ruth and Emily from the Buttonwood Park Zoo to remain active and engaged.
Two of the SouthCoast’s most beloved residents, Emily and Ruth, have received new enrichment items through the "Toys for Elephants" program.
The program was introduced by Professors Rick and Laura Brown of Handshouse Studio as a collaboration between the studio, Buttonwood Park Zoo and Massachusetts College of Art and Design.
Wee The People hosted "Wee Free Black Mamas," a national effort to bail out black mothers in time for Mother's Day, at MassArt on Sunday, May 5. The event educated attendees about the disproportionate amount of black women behind bars who cannot afford bail money, and included a greeting card making activities for incarcerated mothers.
Elizabeth Lowrey is MassArt's 2019 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipient. Ms. Lowrey is the Principal and Director of Interior Architecture at Elkus Manfredi Architects.
Elizabeth Lowrey is the MassArt Commencement speaker for 2019. Ms. Lowrey joins the ranks of Anita Hill, Representative John Lewis, Governor Charlie Baker, David Ortiz, and more in Boston-area college graduation speakers.