We recently sat down with Kate Copeland, PNCA Dean of Academic Affairs, to discuss how 20 PNCA faculty members came together to develop a new hybrid approach to providing an art and design education that continues PNCA’s hallmark ability to prepare students for lives of creative practice.
Reviewing applications on a rolling basis
Center of Creativity Awards Booklet
Get to know the inaugural PNCA Center of Creativity Awardees and learn how their support of PNCA, the arts, higher education, social justice and civic engagement has opened doors for citizen artists throughout our region and beyond.View the booklet
Since we’ve had to cancel our annual fundraising Gala this year, we are turning to our close friends and donors to provide critical support for our students and to sustain the college’s future through a special appeal.Learn More
BFA and MFA Thesis Galleries
Visit our online gallery to view PNCA BFA and MFA student portfolios, OCAC’s final thesis exhibition, and more!View Gallery
PNCA, with state and federal officials, is proactively monitoring COVID-19. The college is taking precautions and recommends thorough handwashing as a precaution.Learn More
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.
Everyone belongs at PNCA. You’ll have community here in no time.