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Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 6, 2019 5:06:07 PM

On Thursday and Friday May 2 and 3, Pennsylvania College of Art & Design honored and celebrated its 51 graduating seniors of the Class of 2019 who received their bachelors of fine arts degrees on Friday, May 3.

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Topics: graduation, commencement, art students, commencement speaker, Bachelor of fine art, class of 2019, honors

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 2, 2019 10:21:16 AM

One new tradition that the College will be implementing this year is a Student Speaker member or members of the graduating class, to reminisce about their time at PCA&D and look forward to the classes' futures as artists and designers.

The two speakers are Brian Fenstermacher and Penelope "Ellie" Cochran, both Graphic Designers.

 

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Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 1, 2019 11:50:11 AM

The 2019 recipients of the Medal of Honor and who will offer the Commencement Address at the 2019 Pennsylvania College of Art & Design Commencement Ceremony, May 3rd, are Deborah and Rob Barber, entertainment industry thought leaders and community-focused couple in Lancaster City and its arts and design scenes.

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Topics: commencement, commencement speaker

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Apr 30, 2019 4:04:25 PM

S. Dale High, Chair Emeritus of Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based High Industries Inc. and High Real Estate Group LLC., will receive the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Fine Arts honoris causa at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design's 2019 Commencement ceremonies, Friday May 3, when the 51 members of the Class of 2019 will receive their Bachelors of Fine Arts degrees in digital media, fine art, illustration, graphic design and photography. The honorary degree will be presented by PCA&D President Michael Molla, Audry K Carter, Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees of Pennsylvania College of Art & Design and Russell Urban, PCA&D Trustee.

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Topics: commencement

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Apr 24, 2019 11:04:35 AM

PCA&D's  Illustration Construction class taught by Jason Ward focuses on building illustrative environments. Last week, the classes visited Long's Park in Lancaster to introduce the students to the ever changing lighting nature provides, while they concentrate on atmospheric perspective and scene composition.

Pictured, right, Hannah Miller with instructor Jason Ward.

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Posted by Kathy Smyser on Mar 28, 2019 9:58:53 AM

Garden Spot Village Partners With PCA&D Students to Capture their Envisioned Future

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Topics: Illustration, partnerships

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Mar 25, 2019 4:29:05 PM

Seven artists, gallery professionals and curators visited PCA&D Monday to assist in the second annual portfolio review for the senior fine art and photography majors.

Arranged by Julia Staples, Adjunct Instructor in the Photography Department, as part of the students' required Professional Practices Class, the event was designed to offer networking opportunities to the students along with practice in talking to professionals and showing their work.

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Topics: visiting artist, student work

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Mar 19, 2019 11:43:42 AM

 

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Topics: photography, graphic design, art classes, fine art, Ilustration, digital media, community, digital design, art students, art institute transfers

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Feb 18, 2019 4:30:35 PM

The 2019 PCA&D Designathon: 28 students (from all 5 majors) & 13 Alumni & 7 faculty members & 10 Nonprofit Organizations equals a whole lot of good for the community!

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Topics: designathon, graphic design, art students

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Feb 8, 2019 5:08:56 PM

PCA&D Fine Art alumna Quinn McNichol ’12, will be participating in a pop-up exhibition in  the East Village of New York on  February 21 & 22, at The Living Gallery Outpost, 246 E 4th St, New York, NY.

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Topics: alumni, alumni art

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