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George Johanson, Christopher Camcam, and Olivia Harwood in front of a Johanson painting

Alumnus George Johanson Generously Creates New Scholarship

A generous gift from alumnus and longtime faculty member George Johanson establishes the Phyllis and George Johanson Endowed Scholarship

Chris G Maples, Interim President, Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)

Welcome Dr. Christopher Maples, Interim President!

We're delighted to welcome Dr. Christopher Maples as Interim President beginning August 12, 2019. The Board of Governors made the announcement of his appointment today.

Oregon Business Features Nandini Ranganathan's Ambitious Disinformation Project

Addressing "one of the most pressing problems of our time, the dissemination of misinformation over social media," Ranganathan launches the Disinformation Project

Feedback Loop: Emily Ginsburg's new solo exhibition

Emily Ginsburg, artist and Chair of Media Arts at PNCA, opens an expansive solo exhibition at PCC's North View Gallery

State of Wonder features Garrick Imatani's collaborative project, Witness

On OPB's State of Wonder, host April Baer features artist and PNCA Foundation Chair Garrick Imatani and "Witness," a project made in collaboration with the Confederates Tribes of Grand Ronde and centers on the Tomanowos meteorite.

Martin French wins 2019 Patrick Nagel Award for Excellence from the Society of Illustrators

Congratulations to Design Arts Chair Martin French who has recently had a number of posters selected for international biennials as well as being selected for the 2019 Patrick Nagel Award for Excellence from the Society of Illustrators Los Angeles.

MK Guth Interviewed on Art Focus

Artist and Director of PNCA's Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies, MK Guth, speaks about her upcoming exhibitions and the state of the visual arts ecosystem in Portland

One Afternoon in Your Next Reincarnation, the 2019 Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies Thesis Exhibition

Curated by Srijon Chowdhury, the exhibition features bodies of work by students in the 2019 graduating class of the Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies program.

Trung Bao: One of the World’s Premier New-School Beatboxers

One of our own makes the Willamette Week's Best of 2019! Graphic Design student Trung Bao is named Best Competitive Beatboxer.