Sunday, December 7, 2008

MICA Art Market

Wednesday, December 10th through Saturday, December 13th, 10 am - 6pm
Sponsored by the MICA Alumni Association

Students, Faculty, and Staff Sell Fine Art, Handmade Gifts, Unusual Objects Dec. 10-13

BALTIMORE-Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) presents its second annual MICA Art Market Wednesday, Dec. 10-Saturday, Dec. 13 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. in Brown Center's Leidy Atrium and Falvey Hall lobby, 1301 Mount Royal Ave. This festive, four-day sale features illustrations, paintings, prints, posters, sculptures, mosaics, stationery, T-shirts, ceramics, jewelry, textiles, book arts, toys, and wrapping paper designed and created by more than 200 MICA students, faculty, and staff, double the number of participants from last year's inaugural sale.

The MICA Art Market, sponsored by the MICA Alumni Association, provides an opportunity for holiday shoppers and collectors to find new works by emerging artists as well as collectibles from leading artists in their respective fields. Visitors will have the opportunity to talk one-on-one with the artists about their work while enjoying the market's lively atmosphere and supporting the local economy.

The market fosters student professional development and peer-to-peer networking, and provides funding for need-based student scholarships.

Vendors will accept the following forms of payment: Visa, MasterCard, cash, and check. Admission to the market is free.