MICA Photo students do “Instagram take-over”

MICA Photo Instagram take-over in Detroit…


© Kris LaRosa

Two of our current MICA Photo students, Kris LaRosa & Nat Raum, were invited by Kottie Gaydos to take over the Instagram account for the Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography during the Women’s March on Washington. Click the link below to access the gallery of images taken during the March by Kris & Nat.


Keep the conversation going by sending the links of your galleries to: micaphoto1826@gmail.com

Photo books exhibition in Main Gallery

Main Gallery Exhibition: “Photo+book” Opens February 3rd… 

Photo+book is an exhibition that celebrates the range of possibilities that occur when students are challenged to embed their photographic ideas within the book form. The books on display are all recent, handmade creations by MICA Photography students that embrace both traditional book formats as well as highly conceptual construction methods, all in the service of a rich, tactile viewer experience where the form enhances the content within the book.
Opening Reception:
Friday, Feb 3 from 5-7PM
Main Gallery
Ground Floor
Main Building – 1300 W. Mount Royal Ave.

MICA alumni panel lecture

MICA alumni to lecture on their work & navigating life after MICA…


Come join us for a night of TED Talk inspired lectures as a hand-picked panel of successful alumni from a wide range of professional worlds share their journey with the MICA community. Speakers will be presenting on their current work and how they navigated life after graduation to get where they are today. The panel features alumni:

Danielle Scruggs ’08 MA Digital Arts (Exhibiting Photographer & Director of Photography at Chicago Reader)

Brittany Roger ’11/’12 Illustration & MPS Business of Art & Design (Illustrator & Founder of the Drawing Zoo)

Kate Weintraub ’12 Fiber (Harper+Scott and Print All Over Me)

Ricardo Zapata ’07 Painting (MFA UPenn, Exhibiting Artist & Instructor at Penn State)

Rachel Faller ’08 Fiber (Fulbright to Cambodia and Founder of Tonle, a zero-waste fashion company)

Jeremy Doan ’14 Graphic Design (Under Armour).

These incredible artists and designers will be each giving short presentations and taking questions as a panel. The event will be followed by a catered mix and mingle outside of the lecture hall, so come prepared to be a part of the interaction in this intimate lecture setting.

Free for MICA students and alumni. RSVP Required – (Career Development)


Women’s March on Washington gallery

Women’s March gallery – Nat Raum…

In our continuing efforts to showcase photographs from the “Women’s March on Washington”, MICA Photo would like to present our next gallery of work from the March.

This next gallery of images was made by Nat Raum  (Junior year):







©All images Nat Raum


Please submit your galleries of images to: micaphoto1826@gmail.com