Devon Deimler (Interdisciplinary Sculptural Studies ’07) is awarded PhD

Devon Deimler (Interdisciplinary Sculptural Studies ’07) is awarded PhD
Congratulations to Devon Deimler (MICA Interdisciplinary Sculptural Studies ’07), whose PhD dissertation was recently accepted by the Department of Mythological Studies at Pacifica Graduate Institute, in Carpenteria, California. Devon’s dissertation is entitled, “Ultraviolet Concrete: Dionysos and the Ecstatic Play of Aesthetic Experience.” Her committee comprised Dr. Dennis Slattery, Pacifica Graduate Institute, Dr. Erik Davis, Rice...

Dereck Mangus wins Frieze Magazine Writer’s Prize 2018

Dereck Mangus wins Frieze Magazine Writer’s Prize 2018
Congratulations to Dereck Stafford Mangus, graduate of the M.A. Program in Critical Studies, winner of  the 2018 frieze writing prize for his review of Jack Whitten’s exhibition ‘Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963–2017’, at the Baltimore Museum of Art. This year’s prize was judged by frieze’s senior editor, Andrew Durbin, writer Billy Kahora and artist Amy...

Fragile Cultures – Sabbatical Exhibition 2017

Fragile Cultures – Sabbatical Exhibition 2017
“Fragile Cultures”, part of the 2017 Faculty Sabbatical exhibition at MICA, connects images from Professor Eglute Trinkauskaite’s recent sabbatical in Lithuania to the country’s complex history and culture. The show explores several themes — religion, art, totalitarian regimes, ethnicity, and tradition. The exhibition will run from September 1 to September 24 in the Decker Gallery...