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Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 31, 2018 2:32:11 PM

Pictured: Emily Adelblute's “The Albatwitch of Chiques Rock," a short manlike creature, also known as the apple-snitch because of their fondness for apples. (16 x 20 in. Oil on canvas) 

Emily Adelblute, PCA&D alumni, Illustration ’13, and current Admissions Counselor at PCA&D, is rightfully proud of her first curatorial experience! Her show, Mythos: Family Folklore of Lancaster Artists, will be on display during the month of June at the Lancaster City Hall Gallery, 120 N Duke Street.

 

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Topics: alumni, alumni art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 25, 2018 1:13:01 PM

Illustrators are visual storytellers. They create symbolic images, narrative scenes, and conceptual pieces that speak every language. Collaborating with creative directors, clients, authors, customers, designers, and editors, illustrators solve problems and aesthetically create alternate worlds for the viewers to live in, even if just for a moment.

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Topics: Illustration, student art, bfa, student news, class of 2018

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 22, 2018 11:57:17 AM

Thank you to our sponsors, donors and guests of the 2018 Senior Show & Celebration at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design.
 
Your support of PCA&D made possible one of the top visual arts events in Lancaster, showcasing the work of our students and highlighting PCA&D as one of the best centers for creativity and forward-thinking design on the East Coast. More than 1,400 guests attended and had the opportunity to meet the artists and view their work, as well as enjoy live music, refreshments, and the celebratory spirit for which our Senior Show & Celebration is known. In addition on Friday there was $4,400 in sales of student artwork, which goes directly to the students, w hat a great way to launch their lives in art!   
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Topics: Announcement

Posted by Amber Kane on May 17, 2018 2:29:40 PM

It doesn't take a lot of knowledge or experience to take photos with your smartphone, however, if you want to expand the range and quality of your photos, you might want to start using a DSLR camera.

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Topics: summer, community

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 11, 2018 11:41:30 AM

From up in the sky to down below the ground, Pennsylvania College of Art & Design is partnering with the North Museum of Nature and Science to explore the different kinds of habitats and homes around the world.

May 8 – August 31 at the The North Museum of Nature and Science, 400 College Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603. Hours are Mon – Sat: 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday: 12 noon to 5 pm

Opening Reception First Friday June 1, 5:30 pm

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Topics: student work, student art, student news, community

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 10, 2018 9:10:25 AM

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Topics: Gallery, photography, graduation, Senior Show & Celebration, graphic design, commencement, Illustration, fine art, student art, bfa, digital media, class of 2018

Posted by Amber Kane on May 10, 2018 8:02:32 AM

As you finish your senior year in high school, it can be hard to decide what to do next.

Do you want to attend a 4-year college, get an associates degree, or take a gap year?

In case this is the first time that you're hearing of a gap year, let me back up for a moment and explain what it is. A gap year usually means that you're not sure what your next step after high school should be. It's a year for you to explore, experiment, and get a better idea of what you want to do.
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Topics: community, certificates

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 8, 2018 2:26:34 PM

The following students have earned their Digital Design: Print Certificate through the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design’s Continuing Education Program:

  • Frances Denlinger, Conestoga, PA
  • Dan East, Lititz, PA
  • Luling Li, Kenhorst, PA
  • Jenna Hoffman, Dillsburg, PA
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Topics: Continuing Education, professional development, certificates, digital design

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 4, 2018 3:14:07 PM

“One of the most impressive recollections I’ll take from this event (other than the award I received) was the enthusiasm and support the students had for each other. It was infectious!” said Robert L. Pfannebecker, who received an honorary degree, Doctor of Fine Arts honoris causa, at the 36th Commencement of Pennsylvania College of Art & Design held today, May 4 at the DoubleTree Resort, 2400 Willow Street Pike, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17602.

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Topics: graduation, commencement, awards, Board of Trustees

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Apr 30, 2018 12:58:18 PM

Stop by the Senior Show and Celebration Friday May 4, 5-8 p.m., and help us welcome the Class of 2018 at Proud PCA&D Alumni.

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Topics: Senior Show & Celebration, alumni