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PNCA to Present Degree to Schnitzer at Homecoming

Tom Manley will present the Doctor of Arts Honoris Causa degree to alumna Arlene Schnitzer, who will also accept a Doctor of Arts Honoris Causa degree on behalf of her late husband, Harold Schnitzer at Homecoming. Read more…

Posted on 10/12 at 01:42 PM

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Homecoming Speaker Mary Mattingly in the News

Homecoming Speaker Mary Mattingly ‘02 is in the news for her SmartPower fellowship in the Philippines. Read more…

Posted on 10/09 at 06:09 PM

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Design Week Portland at PNCA

PNCA hosts a number of events this Thursday, October 11 for the inaugural Design Week Portland. Read more…

Posted on 10/08 at 04:11 PM

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Sarah Farahat ‘08 featured in Artforum

The Intermedia alumna was featured in an Artforum article chronicling her year long residency with the Ashkal Alwan Home Workspace. Read more…

Posted on 10/04 at 02:16 PM

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Horatio Law and Bird’s Nest Workshops

Professor Horatio Law is one of the participating artists in the ongoing Bird’s Nest Building Workshops at Planned Parenthood Columbia Willamette (PPCW). Read more…

Posted on 10/02 at 03:47 PM

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Portland Mercury Features Happy Birthday Event

In their weekly event survey, The Portland Mercury picked the A Portland Circus on Cage’s Silence as an event to attend. Read more…

Posted on 10/01 at 06:34 PM

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Announcing the Fall 2012 Graduate Visiting Artist Lecture Series

PNCA brings notable artists and thinkers to Portland for thought-provoking conversations around issues in contemporary art and design. Read more…

Posted on 09/17 at 10:29 AM

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Feldman Exhibition Featured in Oregonian’s Fall Art Guide

The Oregonian featured Happy Birthday: A Celebration of Chance and Listening in their seasonal arts guide, saying it is “an opportunity to explore the wonders of chance.” Read more…

Posted on 09/10 at 11:31 AM

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Portland Institute for Contemporary Art‘s (PICA) Time-Based Art Festival opens tonight at Washington High School (SE Stark & SE 13th Ave) with PNCA students and alumni on stage, in the galleries, and behind the scenes. Read more…

Posted on 09/06 at 11:30 AM

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Samuel Rowlett ‘02 Recieves National Press

TRUST, PNCA’s juried alumni exhibition, is just around the corner, and one of the alumni in the exhibition, Samuel Rowlett ‘02, has been getting some media attention. Read more…

Posted on 09/04 at 01:45 PM

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Portland Monthly Points to PNCA as a School of Influence

In the September Issue of Portland Monthly, Camille Grigsby-Rocca pens an article tracing PNCA’s “decade-long ascent” and growing influence as part of a national art-college boom in art school enrollment.

Posted on 08/28 at 06:20 PM

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Design Build Underway

This year’s class of MFA AC+D students are already hard at work, designing and building a new bike repair shelter and community hub at the center of the North Portland New Columbia neighborhood. Read more…

Posted on 08/27 at 03:33 PM

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A Maker of Things

The Oregonian profiles MFA in Applied Craft and Design candidate Eric Trine ’13 and his entrepreneurial ambitions to start his own one-man handcrafted furniture design business. Read more…

Posted on 08/14 at 03:48 PM

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A Focal Point for the Arts

Sactown Magazine points to the Arlene and Harold Schnitzer Center for Art and Design as a catalyst for the North Park Blocks. Read more…

Posted on 07/27 at 03:31 PM

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Brenna Murphy ‘09 awarded Rhizome Commission

Rhizome has awarded Brenna Murphy ‘09 a grant through their annual Commissions Program to support her project Expanding Labyrinth. She will receive $4800 to support a daily meditative practice of creating net art. Read more…

Posted on 07/23 at 01:09 PM

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PNCA Faculty and Alumna Selected for Prestigious Printmaking Residency

Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts honors MFA in Visual Studies Chair Arnold J. Kemp and PNCA alumna Pat Boas with a “Golden Spot” residency. The residency supports Oregon mid-career visual artists. Read more…

Posted on 07/23 at 11:10 AM

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Graduate Student Wins Honorable Mention in Sculpture Contest

Andy Lonnquist MFA ‘12 was awarded honorable mention from the International Sculpture Center. Read more…

Posted on 06/28 at 06:13 PM

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Thanks to a $5 million gift from The Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation, PNCA launches CREATIVITY WORKS HERE, to support its strategic move to the North Park Blocks. Read more…

Posted on 06/11 at 10:57 AM

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PNCA Receives Gift of Memory 99 for its Permanent Collection

Lee Kelly’s large-scale sculpture to be a gateway to Emerging Cultural Corridor in North Park Blocks. Read more…

Posted on 06/11 at 10:24 AM

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PNCA Spring Gala Raises More Than $465,000

The 10th annual spring Gala reached a new record in funds raised, surpassing last year’s Gala total by more than $25,000. Read more…

Posted on 06/03 at 10:50 AM

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