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Posted by Kathy Smyser on Jun 14, 2019 3:53:41 PM

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design is pleased announce that Rachel Boldt, Christiana, PA, a junior fine art major, has been selected as the very first recipient of the Mary Colleen Heil Presidential Scholarship.

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Topics: Announcement, PCAD, scholarships, fine art, student art, student news, honors

Posted by Justin Phillips on Jun 11, 2019 6:39:00 AM

I'm Justin Phillips and I am a professor at PCA&D in the BFA degree program, specifically teaching in the College’s Foundation Department, and I am an instructor in the College’s Continuing Education program. I’m also a PCA&D alumnus, having graduated from the BFA program in fine art. I also received my MFA from Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

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Topics: PCAD, Continuing Education, Art Student, Art Careers, pre-college, fine art, student art, summer, art students, Foundation, Bachelor of fine art, summer art class, high school art class

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Mar 19, 2019 11:43:42 AM

 

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Topics: photography, graphic design, art classes, fine art, Ilustration, digital media, community, digital design, art students, art institute transfers

Posted by Nicole Duquette on Nov 29, 2018 9:25:05 AM

 

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Topics: Art Student, student life, open house, fine art, student art, bfa

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

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 Feb 20, 2018 3:12:33 PM

PCA&D's five Fine Art seniors, Thomas White, Leah Walt, Seres Hofundur, Samantha Ferrizzi, and Seth Crider,  offered a peak into their Senior Studios as they work on their senior thesis, the culminating project of their BFA degree here at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design. Their works areas varied as they are interesting, and all will be shown to the public at PCA&D's Senior Show and Celebration Friday May 4th.

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Topics: fine 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 Nov 30, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Student Ambassasor Brigitte Errickson, Fine Art major from Changewater, NJ, and the Warren County Technical School, laughs out load at almost anything. “I am very easily amused. I absolutely adore puns and wordplay.”

As she was searching for colleges, PCA&D was the only college she looked at that was specifically an art school, and she liked how focused it was. “I also was really attracted to the small size, and I really like that I can get the help I need in class.”

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Topics: Art Student, fine art, student art

Posted by Kathy Smyser on Oct 26, 2017 8:55:10 AM

Professor Bill Mammarella, chair of the Fine Art department,  offers this peek into the course, DRAWING: THEME & VARIATION (FA382),  which challenges junior year students to sustain an examination of a set of technical, formal, and conceptual parameters through the development of a thematically related body of drawings. 

In an assignment and through critique, the class focused on a sequence of drawings about Motion, Gesture, and Mark.

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Topics: Art Student, Art Education, fine art, art technique

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