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Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jun 21, 2017 1:21:10 PM

From hundreds of entries all over the USA, fewer than 50 projects were chosen as winners for the 2017 GDUSA Students Design Award.  One of those selected was the "PAL" campaign,  focusing on childhood exposure to violence awareness. The campaign was was created by Kelsey Harmon, Eldersburg, MD, Jared Shuey, Northhampton, PA,  and Emily White, York, PA, for their Junior Design Studio II class, taught by Pam Barby, Chair of Graphic Design.
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Topics: Art Student, student work, award, GDUSA

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jun 16, 2017 1:23:59 PM

Image  by Sheralyn Oto, Fine Art, ’10

The exhibition at the Main Gallery at PCA&D this summer features a selection of outstanding artwork created by our rising junior and senior BFA students. A wide variety of media are represented including digital and hand-painted works, illustration, sculpture, painting, printmaking, photography and graphic design. The exhibit runs through July 21.

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Topics: Announcement, Art Student, student art, bfa

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jun 1, 2017 12:46:21 PM

Our Students make us proud! During the Spring Semester, PCA&D students received honors in four national recognition programs. Congratulations to all!

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Topics: Art Student

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 25, 2017 4:32:51 PM

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design congratulates these 84 students who achieved Dean’s List ranking during the Spring 2017 semester.

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Topics: Art Student, dean's list

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 19, 2017 1:18:19 PM

It’s summertime, now, but PCA&D’s Illustration Department has been mixing insects and fun since the middle of winter!

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Topics: Art Student, Gallery, Illustration

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 5, 2017 2:37:23 PM

Aaron Blaise and the PCA&D Class of 2017

Acclaimed animator Aaron Blaise, speaker at today's commencement ceremony, spoke to PCA&D's class of 2017 and likened life to the sometimes slow and tedious process of animation, where each frame of your career and life moves slowly. "It's only later when you look back that you see the magic."

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Topics: Art Student, graduation, Senior Show & Celebration, commencement

Posted by Kathy Smyser on May 5, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design has announced that the members of the Class of 2017 are receiving their Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degrees in illustration, graphic design, fine arts, and photography, at the College’s 35th annual Commencement, Friday, May 5, 2017, 11:00 a.m., Lancaster Marriott Hotel at Penn Square. 

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Topics: Announcement, Art Student, graduation, commencement

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Apr 19, 2017 10:09:23 AM

Larissa Ramey, PCA&D sophomore photography major, received  one of ten Society for Photographic Educators' Travel Awards at last month’s national conference in Orlando, Florida. She spent three days at the annual event, where she was able to meet the featured speakers Renee Cox, LaToya Ruby Frazier, and Jerry Uelsmann.

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Topics: Art Student, photography, photo student, student work

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Apr 18, 2017 3:34:57 PM

Department sponsors Young Professional Chat Series

The Illustration Department sponsored "The Young Professional Chats" series this Spring, during which three young and successful illustrators, Liz Cleaves, Linus Curci, and Mike Yakovlevskyped in to speak with the senior Illustrators about the transition from student to professional within the Illustration Industry.

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Topics: Art Student, Art Careers, artist talk, Illustration

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Apr 17, 2017 9:25:05 AM

 

The seniors at PCA&D are immersed in the creation of their senior theses, the culmination of their BFA degree. Each senior has his or her own studio space at PCA&D in which they create his or her thesis, which will be exhibited during the Senior Show and Celebration , Friday May 5, 5-8 p.m.

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Topics: Art Student, student work, fine art