A historic partnership between Portland Development Commission and PNCA became a reality as the PDC commissioners enthusiastically supported a $20.3 million loan package for the renovation of the 511 building, the College’s future home. Read more…
PNCA moves one step closer to a North Park campus with the sale of the Main Campus Building to Seattle-based Security Properties. Read more …
The academic year kicked off with the opening of PNCA’s first-ever student residence hall—ArtHouse. The striking aluminum-clad building marks the next step in the College’s North Park Blocks campus expansion and the media took notice including the Portland Tribune in the article . Read more…
The MA in Critical Theory and Creative Research Program is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Hannah Arendt Prize. Read the full announcement and the five winning essays here.
As PNCA prepares for the upcoming academic year, we also take a moment to look back at the photo highlights from last year.
High school students from around the country have come to PNCA to spend 3 weeks working on developing new skills and building portfolios. Students study foundation skills and work in either Design and Illustration or Painting. Check out the photo blog
Assistant Professor Ellen Lesperance has been selected for inclusion in Phaidon’s new edition of Vitamin D, a global survey on contemporary drawing. Read more…
The sold-out event, with a record attendance of more than 500 people, raised more than $511,450, surpassing its $500,000 goal. Read more…
A complete list of all honors and awards given to the graduating class of 2013. Read more…
Congratulations to the talented graduates of the class of 2013. The faculty, staff, and administration of PNCA, congratulate you. We are so very proud. Have a safe, happy, and productive summer.
Alex Dolan ‘12 is the first visual artist to be awarded a residency at New York’s Park Avenue Armory.
Congratulations to Heidi Schwegler, who has been named the Associate Chair of the Master in Fine Art in Applied Craft + Design Program, a partnership program of Oregon College of Art and Craft (OCAC) and Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA). Read more…
The Hannah Arendt Prize in Critical Theory and Creative Research is an annual competition for those interested in the juncture of art and creative research. Enter an essay of 1,5000 words or less by Friday, May 31, 2013 to win a prize of $5,000. Read more…
PNCA marks the official launch of the new BFA in Writing at PNCA by welcoming three Pacific Northwest writers, Chuck Palahniuk, Tom Spanbauer, and Lidia Yuknavitch for an evening of reading and conversation in Swigert Commons on April 22 at 7:30pm. Read more…
Object Focus: The Bowl receives national attention in a glowing New York Times article that mentions PNCA faculty member Daniel Duford and PNCA’s Illustration program. Read more…
Please note the following change in building hours for the week of March 25-March 29.
The creator of Hipster Kitty has a new entry into popular acclaim. Read more…
Check out the many events being put on by this internationally renowned arts collective. Read more…
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