2012 Benefit Art Auction
February 19, 2012
The PNCA Benefit Art Auction is February 23 at The Nines. Artwork to be auctioned off is currently on display at the Heathman Hotel through February 21, and the full auction catalog is available online. For the fourth year, PNCA is working with auction house Bonhams, and CEO Malcolm Barber will again preside over the PNCA Benefit Art Auction. Read a feature on Malcolm Barber on Untitled Magazine and check out photos of the Benefit Preview event. Tickets are going fast and can be purchased by calling 503.821.8887 or emailing email@example.com.
Oregon’s Sculptor, Lee Kelly BFA ‘59, passed away on March 28, 2022, at age 89.
Pacific Northwest College of Art is offering an affordable and accessible option for transfer students who want to earn a BFA degree.
We are pleased to announce that Jennifer Cole has accepted our offer to become the next dean of the Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA), effective March 2022, and delighted that she will hold Willamette’s first named deanship, recognizing a generous new gift from Jordan D. Schnitzer.
Willamette University and the Pacific Northwest College of Art today finalized their merger, officially making the Northwest’s oldest school of art and design an integral part of the region’s leading liberal arts university.
Schnitzer family's $2M gift to support Willamette University/Pacific Northwest College of Art merger
Willamette will launch a search soon to retain a nationally recognized educator and leader in art and design to serve as PNCA’s new dean. This $2 million gift from the late Arlene Schnitzer will create the Arlene and Harold Schnitzer PNCA Dean’s Initiative Fund, and provide the new PNCA Dean with resources to test new initiatives, facilitate collaboration between the PNCA and Willamette faculties, and more. Please enjoy this video to learn more about this generous gift.