Applied Craft & Design
The Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies Lecture Series welcomes Chicago-based designer and educator Norman Teague on December 2, 2020 for a conversation with AC+D Program Head Sara Huston.
There are now more ways than ever to meaningfully connect with our team, learn about our offerings, and experience our community from anywhere in the world.
We are now accepting applications for Fall 2021! Apply to be a part of the next cohort of Applied Craft + Design candidates and help us reimagine everything.
Congratulations to Cristina Niculescu (AC+D '20), selected as a GLEAN Artist-in-Residence this year!
An update from the Director of Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies, MK Guth, on how PNCA is moving forward for Fall 2020!
We're excited to announce the MFA AC+D's class of 2020's Artist Talks!!
Check out Art School Hero, an online retail gallery recently started by Becca Gore (ACD '17) supporting artists while many physical retail galleries and shops are closed.
Listen to audio from American Craft Council's 2019 'Present Tense' conference!!
Check out work by MFA Applied Craft + Design program mentors in Disjecta's online tour of What Needs to Be Said!
Our creative community extends beyond social isolation.
Contgratulations to Taylor Kibby (AC+D '18) on her upcoming two-person exhibit with Timothy Taylor!
MFA Applied Craft + Design is excited to welcome Folayemi (Fo) Wilson for a lecture on her work and practice as part of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies Spring 2020 Lecture Series.
March 18, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
AC+D works with mentors that come from a wide variety of backgrounds to meet the individual needs of our students! An interdisciplinary program calls for interdisciplinary mentors!
This week glass artist, and workshop entrepreneur, Emily Endo will visit the MFA AC+D program for individual studio visits and critique class engagements!!
Check out recent work by AC+D Seccond-Year student, Stephanie Sun, and AC+D alumni, Lilia Hernandez Galusha in Gallery 157 this month!!
We're so excited to announce AC+D's 2020 Creative Entrepreneurial Fellow: Molly Ryan!!!!!
MFA in Applied Craft + Design is excited to welcome architect, designer and educator Ania Jaworska for a lecture on her work and practice as part of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies Spring 2020 Lecture Series.
February 12, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lisa Jones, founder of Pigeon Toe Ceramics, joins our faculty for Spring 2020 teaching Creative Entrepreneurship!!
Throughout each semester AC+D welcomes artists, designers, and critics from a wide range of disciplines for studio visits, critical conversation, and a fresh burst of inspiration! Throughout January and February we're hosting Anya Kivarkis, Emily Endo, and The Far Woods for individual studio visits with AC+D students!!
This month AC+D students will enjoy studio visits with metalsmith Any Kivarkis!
Over Winter Break, MFA AC+D Program Head, Sara Huston spent time as an artist-in-residence at the Jennings Hotel in Joseph, OR!!
As the Fall 2019 semester comes to a close, we're beyond proud of the work the MFA AC+D Candidates have made this semester! Check out some of their recent work!
This month ceramic artist, Stacy Jo Scott will visit the AC+D students for one-on-one studio visits!!
Join us for our annual Mid-Year Showcase highlighting the work of current AC+D First and Second Year Candidates from December 5-8, with an opening reception on December 5, 6-9pm!!
The MFA in Applied Craft + Design and Visual Studies programs are excited to welcome Josh Faught to present a public lecture on his work and research on November 20, 2019 as part of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies Lecture Series.