MFA Graduate Awards Honor Exemplary Alumni
June 09, 2010
PNCA is proud to acknowledge the outstanding work of its 2010 MFA Graduate Awards recipients. The MFA in Visual Studies program presented the awards at the 2010 Commencement Ceremony. Please join us in congratulating them on their commendable work!
Nashoba Temperly - MFA in Visual Studies Departmental Award
Laura Hughes - MFA in Visual Studies Thesis Award
Ben Ediger - MFA in Visual Studies Chair’s Award
The thesis work of the 2010 MFA graduates is on display through June 26 as part of the 2010 Thesis Exhibitions at the Goldsmith Building, 20 NW 5th Ave. Gallery hours are Thursday through Sunday, 12-6 pm.
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.