Elizabeth Malaska Awarded Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant
January 10, 2019
Big congratulations to alumna Elizabeth Malaska who has been awarded a $25,000 Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant. Malaska was represented for many years by Nationale gallery and is currently represented by Russo Lee Gallery. As reported by the Oregonian:
The Portland-based feminist painter and faculty member at Pacific Northwest College of Art and Oregon College of Art and Craft has focused in recent years on redefining how women’s bodies are portrayed. She is a previous Joan Mitchell Foundation nominee, has been honored by the Oregon Arts Commission and Regional Arts and Culture Council, and is a 2018 Hallie Ford Fellow. She is represented by Russo Lee Gallery, 805 N.W. 21st Ave., Portland, and will have a show there in November. She’ll also curate a show there at the same time.
A Force of Nature is the apt title of the Eugene Weekly's review of alumna Lucinda Parker's retrospective exhibition, Force Fields, at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art in Salem.
Our Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing, BFA in Creative Writing, and MA in Critical Studies collaborate to present a number of events on campus and off as Patron Sponsors of AWP including a rare look at the Burning Deck archive.
Nandini Ranganathan, Executive Director of PNCA's Make+Think+Code lab is one of the featured leaders speaking at TedX Portland on April 27.
Printmaking professor Yoshihiro Kitai is among the artists in residence at Crow's Shadow this year. The institute is profiled in the NY Times.