ACAD’s studio-based MFA program in Craft Media gives artists the opportunity to engage and experiment with material and ideas, to push the boundaries of what is possible. Their world-class ceramics, fibre arts, glass, and jewellery and metal studios form the backdrop for this voyage of discovery.
This program launch now makes ACAD the only college in the Province to offer university-level undergraduate and graduate degree programs.
They are seeking the best students from Alberta, Canada and around the world. Admission to the MFA program is competitive and will be based on excellence in portfolio and a body of work, academic standing, and a commitment to undertake a rigorous program of study.
President + CEO Dr. Daniel Doz is proud to share the news that so many at the college have been working towards. “Many dedicated individuals and teams in the college have come together to take ACAD’s MFA in Craft Media from a vision to reality. This exciting endeavor has relied on collaboration and collegiality at all levels and will continue to do so as the reputation of the program builds.”
William Russell Pensyl, Director of Research + Graduate Studies speaks to the kind of experience applicants from across disciplines will have in the MFA program. “Students will experience an intellectually rigorous program balanced with skill development and unfettered exploration in a collaborative, cross-disciplinary environment.” Pensyl continues, “The program is one of a kind, with international caliber facilities. Small class sizes encourage interaction and opportunities for mentoring by exceptional faculty who are acclaimed artists, and respected scholars.”
Report courtesy of ACAD.