MassArt in the News
The WBUR ARTery suggests visiting the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and MassArt to experience "How We See: Photobooks by Women." Featuring 100 photobooks by women from all over the world.
The Chronicle of Higher Education listed Massachusetts College of Art and Design as #29 on its list of Less-Selective Colleges with the Highest Retention Rate.
Massachusetts College of Art and Design has been designated one of the top producers of Fulbright scholars for 2018-2019 under the category, "special-focus 4-year institutions."
The Press Herald describes the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston's "Ansel Adams in our Time" as "a rare show that considers Adams not only by showing a great deal of his own work, but by comparing it to his mentors and models, as well as a select group of artists ostensibly inspired by Adams." Among those inspired by Adams, and featured in the show, are MassArt Photography faculty Abelardo Morell, Laura McPhee, and Stephen Tourlentes.
Filmmaker and Assistant Professor Chico Colvard's documentary "Black Memorabilia" shdes light on a mostly unknown, if disconcerting, presdent-day market for antique and newly produced racist materials. It premiered on PBS on February 4.
Jennifer Ring of Creative Loaf experiences Professor and alumnus' Steve Locke's "steve locke: the color of remembering" at Gallery 221 in Tampa, FL. The exhibition is a jarring exploration of murder and violence of African-American men in America.
Alumna and Assistant Professor Cara Tuttle comments on apparel company Under Armour partnering with Virgin Galactic to create astro-tourism flight suits. Tuttle notes, "Space apparel is likely here to stay...and it’s almost like a new sport that people will be participating in."