Applied Craft & Design
January 8-12, 2019, the MFA AC+D program will be hosting online and in-person portfolio reviews for prospective students all week!
Come by the Bison Building December 12 at 6:00pm for an Artist Lecture by Michael Rutledge, AC+D Studio Fellow!
AC+D Alumni and current Curatorial Fellow, Gina Rios, will speak about her work and curatorial practice at the Bison Building on Friday November 30th at 5:30pm!
Join MFA AC+D on December 7, 2018 from 6-9pm for the annual MFA AC+D Mid-Year Showcase!
Join us at AC+D on Wednesday, November 28th at 6:30pm to hear Ann Lui and Craig Reschke, co-founders of Future Firm, speak about their practice!
MFA AC+D will be on the road for the next few weeks to find the next leaders in interdisciplinary making!
This Wednesday, October 17th, we'll be at The Evergreen State College Graduate Fair!
The Things We Sit On
A pop-up exhibition presented by Furthermore
October 5, 2018
AC+D kicks off our first monthly Textile Circle & Potluck this Wednesday at 6pm!!
We can't stop thinking about John Park's amazing work, thoughts, and process that he generously shared with the AC+D Program as our first guest lecturer of the '18-'19 school year!
AC+D is looking forward to the 2018 Graduate Symposium where we'll be partnering with PNCA's Print Media and Collaborative Design Panels to create a panel on experiential learning!
For the 2018 Design Build, AC+D students, led by Matt Miller (co-founder of Project H) and local artist and activist Cleo Davis, collaborated with the Urban League of Portland to design and implement innovative solutions to alleviate a particularly loaded intersection on Mississippi Ave and Russell Ave in downtown Portland.
Over the month of August we'll be introducing our 2018-2019 Applied Craft + Design Fellows! One of our Curatorial Fellows this year is Nathan Paul Rice (AC+D Alumni '18).
Over the month of August we'll be introducing our 2018-2019 Applied Craft + Design Fellows! Our Entrepreneurial Fellow this year is Chelsea Snow (AC+D Alumni '17)
MFA Applied Craft + Design Fellow, Nathan Paul Rice, will exhibit work in a solo exhibition at Nationale from Sept. 1-Oct. 7, 2018, with an opening on Sept. 1, from 5-7pm.
Over the month of August we'll be introducing our 2018-2019 Applied Craft + Design Fellows! One of our Curatorial Fellows this year is Gina Rios (AC+D Alumni '18).
Over the month of August, we'll be introducing our 2018-2019 Applied Craft + Design Fellows! Up first is Michael Rutledge!
Applied Craft + Design is pleased to host the 2018 GLEAN Residency Exhibition, opening August 3, 2018 from 6-9pm.
Second year AC+D student and current Glean Artist-in-Resident, Brittany Rudolf, hard at working with materials she's been gathering at Portland's city dumps for the last five months! Come see the finished product at the Glean Residency Opening on August 3rd, 6-9pm at the Bison Building!
Though his undergrad is in furniture design, AC+D’s fellow Eliot Park has mastered the pottery wheel.
Second year candidate Katharine Forgan is a busy bee in her studio! Each personal space provided for AC+D’s cohorts really becomes an extension of their personality.