News Archive

PNCA Remembers Faculty Emeriti Douglas Lynch

Pacific Northwest College of Art mourns the loss of Douglas Lynch, one of its influential faculty members and one of Oregon’s great artists and arts educators.

Posted on 04/22 at 09:41 AM

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Lights Over the River

Visual artist Hap Tivey invited PNCA students to create a large outdoor light installation on the Eastbank Esplanade.

Posted on 04/13 at 02:05 PM

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Podcast: FATE Lecture with Okwui Enwezor


Award-winning international curator and artistic director Okwui Enwezor delivered the keynote address on April 3 for the CONFLUENCE 2009 Foundations in Art: Theory & Education (FATE) Biennial Conference.

Posted on 04/13 at 10:43 AM

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Podcast: David Yow


The Pacific Northwest College of Art Communication Design program hosted an interview and presentation with musician and designer David Yow on April 8 in the PNCA Swigert Commons.

After an introduction by Aaron Draplin of Draplin Design Co. Paul Anthony of Rumblefish interviews Yow on Yow’s past as the frontman of Scratch Acid, The Jesus Lizard and Qui and his transformation to “the best photo-retoucher in the world.” Afterward, Yow gives a lively presentation of his photo retouching portfolio, accompanied with audience snacks.

Posted on 04/13 at 10:36 AM

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Art Prize in Honor of W.J.T. Mitchell

PNCA MFA student Matthew Wilson was awarded a PNCA+FIVE Idea Studio Art Prize and presented his illustrated piece “Surrogates #4” to scholar W.J.T. Mitchell.

Posted on 04/09 at 09:01 AM

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Designer for Obama Administration Talks with PNCA Marketing Class

Portland-based designer Aaron Draplin recently spoke with PNCA Communication Design students about his work for the Obama Administration.

Posted on 04/03 at 09:14 AM

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