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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.

Yoshihiro Kitai is Artist-in-Residence at Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts

Alumnus and longtime Printmaking faculty member Yoshihiro Kitai is the next Artist-in-Residence at Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts in Pendleton.

New Board Leadership

New leadership and new members together bring depth and breadth of experience as well as deep cultural knowledge of the region's arts ecosystem.

Alumna Malia Jensen featured in Sculpture

Award-winning alumna Malia Jensen talks about her life and practice in the July/August issue of Sculpture

Skye Moret collaborates on Climate Justice for a Living Ocean

Skye Moret, a scientist, designer, and faculty member in the MFA in Collaborative Design and MA in Design Systems programs is currently working on the Ocean Archive, a visionary project that will bring together stakeholders operating at the intersection of scientific inquiry, artistic intelligence, and environmental advocacy.

Make+Think+Code hosts Teardown 2019

Make+Think+Code, PNCA's creative technology lab, is partnering with Crowd Supply for the second year to host Teardown, a hardware hacking party.