MFA Thesis Exhibition Opening May 2nd

April 16, 2024

Come celebrate PNCA's graduating MFA candidates at the grand opening of their 2024 MFA Thesis Exhibition!

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 25 exceptional artists, designers and makers.

Join us for a showcase of the incredible work created by our talented Master of Fine Arts students. On view across three locations in downtown Portland, Oregon May 4 - May 19, 2024.

Come support our emerging artists and immerse yourself in a diverse range of creative expressions. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the next generation of artistic visionaries!

Free and open to the public


First Thursday Opening Reception:

May 2, 2024 from 5 - 9pm


Expensify, 401 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR 97204

Stelo Arts, 412 NW 8th Ave, Portland, OR 97209

Maddox, 1231 NW Hoyt St #101, Portland, OR 97209

Public Viewing Hours:

May 4 & May 5 from 1-5 PM

May 11 & May 12 from 1-5 PM

May 18 from 1-5 PM

Exhibiting Artists:

Adia Gibbs


Angie M. Wallace

Ansley Gwin

Austin Roch

Bryce Frimming

Charlie C Wilcox

Daniel Sundberg

Denyse Stawicki

Flannery Smith

Freyja C.G. Kohler

James H. Kennon

Jessica Joner

Jessie Lawson

Lauren Voigt

Lucas Cantoni Jose

M.E. Cobb

Prativa Shee

Razel Mari

Rebecca Burrell

Sam Orosz

Sanaz Masoumi

Sarah Kerfoot

Todd Umhoefer

Yara Bertran

Presented by Pacific Northwest College of Art at Willamette University.

Thank you to our partners Stelo Arts, Bank of Expensify and Pearl District Portfolio!