2023 MFA Thesis Exhibition Announcement

April 18, 2023

The annual MFA Thesis Exhibition is the culmination of 2+ years of intensive research and practice by PNCA’s MFA candidates and will showcase thesis projects from 30 artists and designers ✨✨✨

Please join us for a First Thursday Opening Reception on May 4 from 5pm - 8pm!

Exhibition Locations~

Stelo Arts
412 NW 8th Ave, Portland

The Gallery at Bank of Expensify
401 SW 5th Ave, Portland

after/time gallery
730 SW 10th #110, Portland (entrance on SW 9th side of the block)

Gallery Hours
Saturday May 6, 12pm - 4pm
Sunday May 7, 12pm - 4pm
Saturday May 13, 12pm - 4pm
Sunday May 14, 12pm - 4pm
Friday May 19, 12pm - 4pm
Saturday May 20, 12pm - 4pm
Sunday May 21, 2pm - 4pm

MFA Applied Craft + Design:
Caitlin Taber, Evve, Mai Wierenga, Joyce Campbell, Sean Briggs

MFA Collaborative Design:
Hafsa Aden, Brendy Hale, Miguel Rodriguez, Katie Vellman

MFA Visual Studies:
Stacia Aguilar, Noah Beckham, Mei Bose, Paola Coimbra Sanabria, Ari Dinero, Molly Herro, Sam Kegg, daelyn lambi, tom manzanarez, Lee Maskarinec, Shannon O'Brien, Tristan Perrotti, Sarah Rushford, buq emmalena Schulte, Ash Stone, Chloe Tucker

MFA Print Media:
Will Mairs, Olive Ritson, marvin parra orozco, Indo Fulcher, Maritza Galvan

Presented by Pacific Northwest College of Art at Willamette University.

A huge thank you to our partners! Stelo Arts, Bank of Expensify and after/time collective


The MFA Exhibition includes art and design thesis projects from MFA candidates across five programs at PNCA!

Poster design + risograph printing by MFA Print Media alum Christina Martin✨✨✨

Free + Open to the public