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DCAD students exhibit at Delaware Museum of Natural History through April 19
April 10th 2014

The state’s only professional school of art and design and the state’s only museum of natural history teamed up this spring for Nature’s Bounty: Nature-Inspired Arta unique, curated exhibition showcasing work inspired by the natural world. The Delaware College of Art and Design displayed work by students in a variety of media from March 7 to April 19 at the Delaware Museum of Natural History. Catch the story and exclusive student interviews on WHYY's "First" television program- Channel 12- on Friday, April 11 at 5:30PM and 11:00PM or stream the video online.  

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DCAD’s Annual Scholarship Gala- Champagne Brunch to be held April 5
March 20th 2014

MAKE YOUR MARK @ DCAD! Join us on April 5,2014 for a champagne brunch to benefit the DCAD Scholarship program. Get an exclusive look at DCAD's second floor renovation while you enjoy a silent auction, student artwork sale, artwork demonstrations, the chance to contribute to a community painting and more!

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Mayor Unveils DCAD Designs for 2014 MidAtlantic Wine + Food Festival
March 14th 2014

For the second consecutive year, DCAD Graphic Design students created original poster designs for the MidAtlantic Wine + Food Festival™ to be held May 14-18, 2014. DCAD Graphic Design student Will Ramirez of Georgetown, Delaware was congratulated by the Mayor in a Wine Guild ceremony on March 12 as his poster was unveiled as the 2014 winner. DCAD student Eric Maldonaldo's design will also be utilized in promotional folders for the Festival. The five finalists in the poster design contest included: Katie Hinds of Elkton, MD, Erin Kelly of Collingswood, NJ, Megan McCabe of Monroe Twp, NJ, Eric Maldonado of Wilmington, DE and Katie Ng of Macungie, PA.  

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Seventeenth Annual Student Exhibition opens Friday, Feb. 7
January 29th 2014

All are welcome for the opening reception of DCAD's Seventeenth Annual Student Exhibition, held Friday, February 7 from 5 to 8PM in DCAD's Toni & Stuart B. Young Gallery. Enjoy the best student work from this past year, as selected by studio faculty. The work on display represents a variety of assignments and media from each of DCAD’s six majors: Animation, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design and Photography. The Seventeenth Annual Student exhibition will be on display until February 28.

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Drawing Marathon 10
December 13th 2013

DCAD will be hosting its tenth Drawing Marathon on January 18, from 9AM to 9PM. This intensive, 12-hour figure drawing event is open to all- both beginning and advanced artists. Bring your own supplies for painting, sculpting or drawing and join us in the Toni & Stuart B. Young gallery for an hour or two, or stay for all 12.  Advance registration is recommended and light refreshments will be provided. Admission is $30 in advance or $35 at the door (the day of the event). For more information or to RSVP, call 302-622-8867, ext. 110, or email Jane Campbell at


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