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MICA Update and Staff Announcement

Happy last weeks of summer! It’s been a summer packed with activity for team MICA. We’ve continued to work with the City and MainStreet Properties to secure the site for our Art Center’s future home. We’ve also been working diligently with many community leaders and our expert consultants to update the business plan (pro forma) and...
September 6, 2019/by Keith
Arts Blog

Music, Arts, and Fun | A Mercer Island Tradition

As part of our ongoing mission to support the arts and build a vibrant, interconnected community on Mercer Island, MICA is a proud title sponsor of the 33rd annual Mostly Music in the Park festival series.
June 11, 2019/by Keith
Arts Blog

MISD Fine Arts Showcase 2019 – Celebration of Arts and Community

On March 26 and 27, 2019, more than 800 kids, parents, family…
April 15, 2019/by Paul Shoemaker
Press Release

Next Steps for MICA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 17, 2018

FOR MORE INFORMATION
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October 29, 2018/by Keith
General News

A Community Opportunity

Since the start of 2018, we have had many encouraging…
October 26, 2018/by Keith
Arts Blog

Visioning Report Snapshot: Concerns

In our second Community Visioning Report snapshot we look at…
October 15, 2018/by Keith
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Visioning Report Snapshot

The 2018 Community Visioning Dialogue was an important journey…
October 12, 2018/by Keith
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Message from the Executive Director

I hope to communicate more throughout the year with the MI Community via my ED's blog. Please connect with me if you have questions or concerns.
October 8, 2018/by Keith
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Statement of Support

There is a great new opportunity for arts & culture for all…
September 8, 2018/by Keith
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Study Session | Sept. 17

All Mercer Islanders are invited to the upcoming study session…
September 5, 2018/by Keith
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What’s Next – Q&A with Sharon Perez

Sharon Perez sits down with Arts Advocate, Keith Imper, to talk about what's been going on with MICA and what to look out for.
August 30, 2018/by Keith
Arts Blog

Letter to the MI City Council

We want to convey our strong and clear intent to be a key part of the City’s proposed mixed-use development at the Tully's site. We believe the Mercer Island Center for the Arts (MICA) can uniquely and powerfully fulfill the community benefits in the RFQ by
August 30, 2018/by Keith
Arts Blog General

Community Visioning … The Whole Community #2

We had another all-community visioning session on July 28 at…
August 2, 2018/by Paul Shoemaker
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MICA Board Member Interviews | Prady Misra

In the next few weeks, we will be interviewing many of our board…
July 25, 2018/by Paul Shoemaker
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MICA Board Member Interviews | Xixi Shakes

In the next few weeks, we will be interviewing many of our board…
July 19, 2018/by Paul Shoemaker
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MICA Board Member Interviews | Virl Hill

In the next few weeks, we will be interviewing many of our board…
July 19, 2018/by Paul Shoemaker
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MICA Board Member Interviews | John Gordon Hill

In the next few weeks, we will be interviewing many of our board…
July 19, 2018/by Paul Shoemaker
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Community Visioning … the Whole Community!

We believe in the power of the arts as a vehicle to teach us…
June 21, 2018/by Paul Shoemaker