Applied Craft & Design
2020 AC+D Creative Entrepreneurial Fellow: Molly Ryan!
We're so excited to announce AC+D's 2020 Creative Entrepreneurial Fellow: Molly Ryan!!!!!
Graduate Lecture Series: Ania Jaworska
MFA in Applied Craft + Design is excited to welcome architect, designer and educator Ania Jaworska for a lecture on her work and practice as part of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies Spring 2020 Lecture Series.
February 12, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
AC+D Welcomes New Faculty: Lisa Jones
Lisa Jones, founder of Pigeon Toe Ceramics, joins our faculty for Spring 2020 teaching Creative Entrepreneurship!!
Visiting Artists: Anya Kivarkis, Emily Endo, and The Far Woods!
Throughout each semester AC+D welcomes artists, designers, and critics from a wide range of disciplines for studio visits, critical conversation, and a fresh burst of inspiration! Throughout January and February we're hosting Anya Kivarkis, Emily Endo, and The Far Woods for individual studio visits with AC+D students!!
AC+D Visiting Artist: Anya Kivarkis!!
This month AC+D students will enjoy studio visits with metalsmith Any Kivarkis!
Chair of AC+D, Sara Huston Artist-in-Resident at Jennings Hotel!!
Over Winter Break, MFA AC+D Program Head, Sara Huston spent time as an artist-in-residence at the Jennings Hotel in Joseph, OR!!
Recent MFA AC+D Student Work
As the Fall 2019 semester comes to a close, we're beyond proud of the work the MFA AC+D Candidates have made this semester! Check out some of their recent work!
AC+D Visiting Artist: Stacy Jo Scott
This month ceramic artist, Stacy Jo Scott will visit the AC+D students for one-on-one studio visits!!
MFA AC+D Mid-Year Showcase!
Join us for our annual Mid-Year Showcase highlighting the work of current AC+D First and Second Year Candidates from December 5-8, with an opening reception on December 5, 6-9pm!!
Graduate Lecture Series: Josh Faught
The MFA in Applied Craft + Design and Visual Studies programs are excited to welcome Josh Faught to present a public lecture on his work and research on November 20, 2019 as part of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies Lecture Series.
Graduate Open Studios!!!
AC+D is excited to participate in PNCA's Annual Graduate Open Studios on November 9th, from 7-9pm! Join us for a peek into what students are up to so far this year!!!
Student Spotlight: Cydni Carter
Check out what First Year MFA AC+D Candidate, Cydni Carter, has been up to in her studio!!!
Taylor Kibby (AC+D '18) Featured in Voyage LA Magazine!!
MFA Applied Craft + Design Alumni, Taylor Kibby (AC+D '18) was recently featured in VoyageLA Magazine!!
Student Spotlight: Stephanie Sun
Check out the recent work of current student, Stephanie Sun (AC+D '20)!!
MFA AC+D Committee Reviews
This week our second year MFA AC+D Candidates are having their first meetings with their thesis committees!
Lauren Sinner (AC+D '16) Interviewed on Standing Room Only
Check out this recent interview on Standing Room Only featuring fiber artist-and comedian-Lauren Sinner!!
MFA AC+D Lecture: Sruli Recht
The MFA in Applied Craft + Design program is excited to welcome award-winning designer Sruli Recht to speak about his work!
2019/20 Graduate Lecture Series!
Join us throughout the semester for PNCA’s Graduate Lecture Series!
Student Spotlight: Nicole Kuzma
Check out in-progress work by AC+D first year, Nicole Kuzma!!
AC+D Announces New Program Head!
Congratulations to Sara Huston, the new Program Head of the MFA Applied Craft + Design Program!!!!
Applications for Fall 2020 Now Open!!!
The Pacific Northwest College of Art is now accepting graduate applications for Fall 2020!
AC+D Summer Spotlight: Molly Ryan
Recent MFA AC+D Graduate, Molly Ryan, was awarded a scholarship to go to Anderson Ranch this summer!
AC+D Summer Spotlight: Eli West
This summer, second year MFA AC+D student, Eli West, will be running the Meadow Arts Place second annual exhibition and residency program in Denver, Colorado!
AC+D Summer Spotlight: Kara Cassidy Hall
Kara Cassidy Hall, a current AC+D second-year, is spending time this summer as an artist-in-resident at East Creek Art, a center for ceramics education!
AC+D Summer Spotlight: Linda Heidvogel
This summer AC+D second year, Linda Heidvogel, has spent a portion of the summer in Joshua Tree, CA, as Yucca Valley Material Labs as their first intern!!
AC+D Summer Spotlight: Brittany Rudolf
Recent AC+D Graduate, Brittany Rudolf, will soon be embarking on a month-long Wide Open Studios trip with Signal Fire to expand her studio practice into the great outdoors!
The AC+D Program Moves to the Glass Building!
This summer the MFA AC+D program will move into PNCA's new Glass Building!