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Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jun 13, 2018 1:51:11 PM

Upcoming Gallery Shows at PCA&D

Beginning with the popular Faculty Biennial and including notable artists from around the Americas, including the return to PCA&D of alumni Pacifico Salano, exhibits on PCA&D's Main Gallery bring to Lancaster unique perspectives of today's working artists.

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Topics: faculty art, visiting artists, alumni art, main gallery

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Apr 13, 2018 12:44:54 PM

Eric Fowler has been documenting the everyday world through his paintings, as well as studying the field of American illustration, for over a quarter of a century.  Fowler, who has been teaching Illustration for two decades at PCA&D, brings his background into the classroom.

Fowler will be exhibiting his work “Edifice Rex” this May at the Red Raven Art Company, 138 N Prince Street, Lancaster.  

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Topics: faculty art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Mar 4, 2018 4:12:00 PM

Stuff You Missed in History Class is a popular podcast under the How Stuff Works umbrella that focuses on historical events. It’s been on the air for several years and has a large following on iTunes and social media.

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Topics: faculty art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jan 31, 2018 8:55:16 AM

Drawing demonstration, simplifying
values to understand the design
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Topics: professional practice, fine art, student art, faculty art, art technique

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jan 18, 2018 3:21:10 PM

PMA_Announcement.jpgEric Weeks, chair of PCA&D's Photography Department is included in the 2018 Portland Museum of Art Biennialshowing his short film The Wind Dies The Sun Sets, made in collaboration with Joshua Reiman.
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Topics: awards, faculty art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jan 12, 2018 10:42:15 AM

Amber Kane.jpgPennsylvania College of Art & Design has announced that Amber Kane has been hired as Director of Continuing Education, bringing her backgrounds as an arts educator and textile artist to the position.

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Topics: Continuing Education, faculty art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Dec 11, 2017 12:21:19 PM

Jon DiVenti, chair of PCA&D’s Digital Media Department, read the autobiography Between Heaven and the Real World by Steven Curtis Chapman,  one of Jon’s favorite musicians,  and was inspired to make a painting in an attempt to capture the personality of Chapman’s spirited youngest daughter Maria, who died in a tragic accident at age 5.

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Topics: faculty art, digital media

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Nov 28, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Eric Fowler, faculty member of PCA&D’s Illustration Department, is exhibiting his work in multiple places this winter, including in Lancaster, Philadelphia and New York City.

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Topics: faculty art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Oct 9, 2017 10:27:52 AM

Christina Hess, PCA&D Chair of Illustration, is conducting a Kickstarter Campaign for a repeat iteration of her popular Animals from History Calendar.

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Topics: faculty, faculty art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Sep 8, 2017 3:48:37 PM

PCA&D Photography Chair Eric Weeks, will be traveling to Pingyao, Shanxi, China later this month for a solo exhibition of his work “A Rose By Any Other Name” at the 17th China Pingyao International Photography Festival.

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Topics: faculty art