Celebrate with the Class of 2018!
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design's 15th Annual Senior Show & Celebration is Friday, May 4th
Join us at our 15th annual Senior Show & Celebration, when PCA&D’s Class of 2018 exhibits their Senior Thesis projects, the culminating work from the BFA program in fine art, illustration, photography, graphic design, and digital media. Many works are for sale during the show.
- Meet the artists and view their work
- Enjoy live music and refreshments
- Celebrate with us at Lancaster's largest one-day gallery event
This special day begins with Commencement ceremonies at the the DoubleTree Resort, and the Senior Show starts with a private preview for the graduates family and friends at 4 pm.
Each graduate’s Senior Thesis project will be displayed. Many works are available for sale during the show.
- 1st floor - Digital Media department
- 2nd floor - Graphic Design department graduates
- 3rd floor - Illustration department graduates
- 4th floor - Fine Art department & Photography department graduates
As is PCA&D's tradition, the event will feature a progressive dinner, which visitors to the Senior Show enjoy as they travel from floor to floor, with appetizers on floors 1, 2 and 3, heavier fare on the 4th floor, and dessert served in the atrium.
PCA&D alumni are especially invited, and encouraged to visit the Alumni Table during their visit.
Participating in the Commencement ceremony and Senior Show are:
The Senior Show & Celebration, often billed as the largest one day gallery event in Lancaster, is sponsored by Benchmark Construction (Celebration Sponsor), Atomic, M&T Bank, Upstage Video, Murray Securus, House of Pizza Lancaster, Jim Castanzo, J&J Heating & Cooling, LCSWMA, Fig Lancaster, Henrietta Heisler Interiors, Lemon Street Market, Barton Associates, Merrymaker Catering, Russell & Catherine Urban, Murray Securus, House of Pizza, M&T Bank, Wacker Brewing, Waltz Vineyards, Special Occasions, Rettew, S&T Bank, Upstage Video, and Two Dudes Painting Company.
Traditionally the Senior Show marketing design is selected from material submitted by PCA&D Seniors. This year’s design was created by Emily White, Graphic Design, Class of 2018. Emily was selected as runner-up in the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) association’s 2018 Young Designers Award Competition for cosmetic packaging design.