PNCA Alumni Featured in New York Times Article

PNCA alums Demian DinéYazhi' ’13 and Lehuauakea ’18 discuss their influences and practices.

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PNCA’s Illustration Program Ranked Top 50 Nationally by Animation Career Review

ACR has ranked the top animation, design, and gaming programs across the country through annual lists for each state since 2011.

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PNCA MFA in Visual Studies Alumna Elizabeth Malaska Named 2021 Guggenheim Fellow

Pacific Northwest College of Art extends a huge congratulations to MFA in Visual Studies alumna Elizabeth Malaska, who was recently named one of the 2021 Guggenheim Fellows in Fine Arts.

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2021 BFA Thesis Exhibition

Pacific Northwest College of Art proudly presents the 2021 BFA Thesis Exhibition.

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2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition

Pacific Northwest College of Art proudly presents the 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition.

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The Laura Russo Luminary Alumni Award

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 PNCA Laura Russo Luminary Alumni Award: Anthony Hudson ‘13, Ellen McFadden ‘49, Lucinda Parker ‘66, and Arvie Smith ‘86.

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2021 MFA First-Year Exhibition

Pacific Northwest College of Art proudly presents the 2021 MFA First-Year Exhibition (There is no) "There, There".

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Undergraduate Viewbook

Eleven undergraduate programs, endless possibilities.

View our undergraduate viewbook online and learn all about PNCA and our programs.

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Graduate Viewbook

Experimental. Interdisciplinary. Collaborative.

View the graduate viewbook online and learn about the MFA/MA programs of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies.

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Currently accepting applications for Fall 2021

A Creative Mind

Presenting multiple perspectives on topics explored within a creative practice.

Our Scholarship Promise

PNCA Now Guarantees First-time Freshmen Scholarships for up to five years

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Special Programs offer a range of expanded learning opportunities for students and the community.

These include projects, workshops, and intensives in applied art and design in the realms of environmental science, technology, science and tech pedagogy, and industrial design. Programs also include a variety of international studies opportunities, an artist residency, and a professional print publishing studio.

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