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Posted by Nicole Duquette on Nov 8, 2018 8:46:43 AM

 

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Topics: student life, PCAD, Art Student, graphic design, bfa

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Sep 10, 2018 12:45:27 PM

Every year for ten years, right before spring break, PCA&D students shut themselves in to give back to the community.  At the annual Designathon, PCA&D’s Graphic Design Department and the student chapter of AIGA (The American Institute of Graphic Arts) coordinate the event, a 24-hour marathon to design quality graphic materials for local non-profit organizations.

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Topics: designathon, graphic design, student art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jun 6, 2018 3:15:23 PM

 

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 opens Monday June 11 and runs through July 27.

Opening Reception: First Friday, July 6, 5 -8 p.m.

Pictures, top to bottom, the works of Maikue Lor, Karim Gavins, Melanie Vera, Naomi Hudnall, and Rainey Supple.

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Topics: digital media, Ilustration, student news, announcment, bfa, student art, fine art, graphic design, photography student

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

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

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Mar 1, 2018 9:29:24 AM

Every year for 10 years, non-profits from Central Pennsylvania have brought their needs for professional-quality design materials to Pennsylvania College of Art & Design’s American Institute of Graphic Arts Student Chapter (AIGA) for the annual Designathon. Every year, PCA&D students, aided by faculty members and PCA&D alumni (and lots of coffee), create brochures, logos, t-shirts, posters, websites and more during a 24 hour period.

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Topics: design, graphic design, community

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jan 31, 2018 3:55:04 PM

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PCA&D’s junior-level graphic design Motion Graphic class, taught by instructor Chris Ruch, paid a visit on January 29th to TC Motion, a motion communications content provider serving advertising agencies, broadcasters, and corporate communicators located in West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County.

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Topics: graphic design, art classes, Art Student, Art Careers

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jan 26, 2018 8:53:02 AM

emily white.jpegSenior designer, Emily White, York PA, received an honorable mention in the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) association’s 2017-2018 Young Designers Package Design Competition. Annually, students in Tom Newmaster's Package Design class create packaging for fictitious cosmetic brands for the competition, which draws entries from 27 college programs throughout the United States.

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Topics: student work, graphic design

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Aug 15, 2017 11:12:55 AM

Congratulations PCA&D Graphic Design students Kelsey Harmon, Jared Shuey, and Emily White!
Their entry, PAL Campaign (Childhood Exposure to Violence Awareness), was selected as a winner in GD USA’s  inaugural Student Design Awards™!

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Topics: Art Student, awards, graphic design, student news, student art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Apr 13, 2017 11:33:17 AM

Three PCA&D Students’ work was selected as winners in the 2017 Graphic Design USA’s annual American Package Design Awards competition. Congratulations to PCA&D Seniors Maranda Bressi, West Lawn, PA,  Wyatt Hockensmith, Dover, PA, and Corey Rafferty, Hershey, PA, for winning Graphic Design USA's 2017 Package Design Awards

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Topics: Art Education, Art Student, graphic design, student work

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Feb 13, 2017 4:27:58 PM

Maranda Bressi, PCA&D Senior majoring in  Graphic Design, was awarded second place at the prestigious Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors’ Young Designers Award Competition, on Wednesday in Newport Beach, California.

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Topics: PCAD, Art Student, graphic design