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Senior Information Day

Senior Information Day

The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design invites you and your family to attend Senior Information Day on Saturday, September 19th. This is an opportunity for students interested in attending MIAD in fall 2016 to learn more about the college. 9:45AM WELCOME and...

Professional Portfolio Symposium – Feb. 19

The annual Professional Portfolio Symposium – part of Understanding the Visual 2 – brought Foundations students and alumni together for a trade show of professionals, with students gaining insights into life after MIAD. The evening featured numerous...

Senior Information Day

Ayla Boyle’s Senior Thesis Installation On September 20, 2014, The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design met with students and their families at Senior Information Day. This was an opportunity for students interested in attending MIAD in fall 2015 to learn...

Explore Doors Open and MKE Film Fest

Summer festivals may have wound down, but there are still exciting upcoming events that celebrate Milwaukee – Doors Open Milwaukee and the 2014 MKE Film Festival. Explore Milwaukee and get a behind-the-scenes looks at buildings throughout the city with Doors...

Fourth Annual MIAD DEFINE fosters dialogue

Can an image be art & design simultaneously, or are they always separate entities that should be approached in different ways? This was one question posed during 2014 MIAD DEFINE, a day of college-wide dialogue about contemporary art & design, driven by...

Open Canvas 2014

Open Canvas, presented by Good Knight, returned for its 13th year Saturday, November 29, 6 – 11 p.m. in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward at the Pritzlaff Building, 333. N. Plankinton. Guests enjoyed fine foods and hors d’oeuvres courtesy of over 25...

Senior Information Day, September 21

The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design invites high school seniors and their family to attend Senior Information Day on Saturday, September 21 from 1PM to 4PM. This is an opportunity for students interested in attending MIAD in fall 2014 to learn more about the...

Dana Schutz & Ryan Johnson to visit MIAD

The MIAD Creativity Series, founded by MIAD Board Chair Madeleine Kelly Lubar and her husband, David Lubar, continues with the visit of acclaimed New York-based artists Dana Schutz and Ryan Johnson. In keeping with the mission of the Creativity Series, they will...

MIAD, PSOA host international print conference

The 41st Southern Graphics Council International (SGCI) conference, Print: MKE – hosted by MIAD and UW-Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts – features printmakers from around the globe. As many as 1,500 attendees will gather in Milwaukee March 20...

Open Canvas 2012

Good Knight presented the 11th Open Canvas on Saturday, November 24, from 6-11 p.m. in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward. Guests watched over 80 artists create paintings in a single day, with all work up for auction. Open Canvas is held in memory of William Joel...

MIAD Creativity Series – Nov. 15

“I’ve visited many art and design schools around the world and found an atmosphere and confidence at MIAD that are unique… Students have a clear and well-deserved sense of themselves and their work, and that is a rare thing.” Mark Rios, FAIA,...

Parent/Partner Day – Oct. 20, 2012

Parent/Partner Day provides opportunities to experience how students’ education inspires their artistic development, careers and lives. MIAD’s annual Parent/Partner Day is part of MIAD’s Homecoming Experience, October 18-20. This year’s event...