AICAD Blog

Apr 19, 2021

AICAD and NOAA Announce Placement 0f 2021 Art + Science Fellow

The Association of Independent Colleges of Art & Design (AICAD) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries are pleased to announce the placement of Isabel Beavers into the second AICAD/NOAA Fisheries Art + Science Fellowship. Isabel Beavers is a transdisciplinary artist and creative producer based in Los Angeles. She creates installations, public art, and digital experiences that explore the climate crisis, technology, and ecological justice. Her...


Apr 05, 2021

AICAD Welcomes It's Newest Member: Delaware College of Art and Design

The Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design is pleased to announce the addition of a new member institution in the Delaware College of Art and Design. AICAD is pleased to announce the addition of Delaware College of Art & Design (DCAD) to its membership. DCAD is a specialized, fully accredited two-year institution offering a degree program and curriculum that provides its students a solid base from which to expand their learning at any of the Bachelor level professional...



Oct 23, 2020

AICAD 2020 Academic Symposium "A Year Refocused" Moved to February 18-20

Good Morning AICAD Members and Friends, It feels as though each time we refer to 2020 as “unprecedented times,” the year seems to take that as a dare to double down on challenging events. It’s become clear in the past weeks that there is growing concern around the US elections and that the week of the elections is likely to unfold in ways we’ve never experienced before. We’ve managed to convene the AICAD Symposium for many years around the same time, often on the heels...


Oct 05, 2020

AICAD announces recipients of the 2020/21 Post-Graduate Teaching Fellowship

The Association of Independent Colleges of Art & Design (AICAD) is pleased to announce the five Fellows who have recently been selected to participate in a year-long, Post-Graduate Teaching Fellowship at participating AICAD institutions during the 2020/21 academic year. Additionally, eleven of the 2019/20 fellows will be continuing in their positions for a second year. The Fellowship program seeks to provide professional practice...