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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 Kathy Smyser on Dec 12, 2017 3:26:02 PM

“There is cultural time and there is material time. The body connects to both.” 

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Topics: Gallery, artist talk

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Oct 13, 2017 2:07:21 PM

Plan to visit the PCA&D Main Gallery. 

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Topics: Gallery, visiting artist

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Aug 1, 2017 2:24:17 PM

Opening Reception: First Friday
Aug 4th from 5-8 pm

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Topics: Gallery, artist talk

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 Mar 2, 2017 9:59:18 AM

China Blue

This spring, the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design’s Main Gallery is presenting a series highlighting scientific and technologically-inspired artwork. 

The next exhibition in the series is Creativity of Consciousness, March 17th- April 28th, which features the revolutionary work of artist China Blue and her team. 

  • China Blue will lead a panel discussion with collabotators Dr. Seth Horowitz, author of "Universal Sense: How Hearing Shapes the Mind," and coder Christopher Konopka on March 17 at noon. The presentation will be open to the public.
  • First Friday Reception at PCA&D, Friday April 7, 5 – 8 p.m.
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Topics: PCAD, Gallery, visiting artist

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jan 24, 2017 8:39:47 AM

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design has announced that Marnie Benney has joined the college in the position of Gallery Director, according to an announcement by Marc Torick, PCA&D’s Academic Dean.

Benney will oversee PCA&D’s Main Gallery, curating exhibitions by nationally renowned artists whose work will enhance the PCA&D student experience and serve as a community cultural resource. In addition, Benney will assist the college on special projects, focusing on relationships within the community to increase PCAD’s participation and visibility.

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Topics: Announcement, PCAD, Gallery, visiting artist

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jan 4, 2017 2:17:16 PM

“The Quantified Self: The Data Doesn’t Lie”
Laurie Frick, Daily Stress Inventory #7, 2015, Cut leather, laser-etched wood blocks on stretched linen

For PCA&D’s Spring 2017 exhibition series the College focuses on scientific and technologically inspired art work.  The intersection of science and art shown through cutting-edge technology exemplifies our desire to know more about ourselves and our world.  By combining these topics, it is possible to explore and extend the boundaries of human experience and its future capacity.

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Topics: PCAD, Gallery, visiting artist

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Sep 30, 2016 3:09:57 PM


Three public events for the Mosaic Projec
tfeaturing Christian Robinson’s storytelling with illustration and animation and Jamea Richmond-Edwards’s repertoire of portraits of black women drawn using ink and graphite, are planned during October 2015 at the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, 204 N Prince Street, Lancaster:

  • Artist Lecture by Jamea Richmond-Edwards, Friday, October 7, 10:00 a.m.
  • Opening Reception with Mosaic Artist Jamea Richmond-Edwards, Friday, October 7, 5-9 p.m.
  • Artist Lecture with Mosaic Artist Christian Robinson, Friday, October 28, 10 a.m.

In addition, the artwork will be on exhibit on First Friday, September 2, 5-9 p.m.

The 2016 Mosaic Project, a  multicultural exhibition and educational program for students and families in Lancaster County held annually by Pennsylvania College of Art & Design.

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Topics: PCAD, Art for youth, Gallery

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Aug 12, 2016 2:46:59 PM

The 2016 Mosaic Project, a  multicultural exhibition and educational program for students and families in Lancaster County held annually by Pennsylvania College of Art & Design,  will feature Christian Robinson’s storytelling with illustration and animation and Jamea Richmond-Edwards’s repertoire of portraits of black women drawn using ink and graphite.

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Topics: PCAD, Art for youth, Gallery