Art & Power: Activating Social Change

PNCA Design student Tazha Williams is one of three artists and designers featured in Art & Power: Activating Social Change at Unite Oregon, presented by the Regional Arts & Culture Council. 

Jenny Holzer, detail from Use What is Dominant in a Culture to Change it Quickly

Jenny Holzer Exhibition comes to PNCA

Use What is Dominant in a Culture to Change it Quickly, a timely exhibition of work by Jenny Holzer drawn from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation opens July 19 at PNCA's Center for Contemporary Art & Culture

Killjoy: MFA in Visual Studies alumni collective interviewed

Art and About PDX interviews the BriAnna Rosen, artist and founding member of Killjoy Collective, about their artist-run exhibition space which has been showcasing artists who identify as women in Southeast Portland since 2016. 

Headshot of Kristin Rogers Brown

Welcome Kristin Rogers Brown

We're excited to welcome Kristin Rogers Brown as new Department Head of our undergraduate Graphic Design program.

Communication Arts features the new design of

Communication Arts features PNCA's New Website

Communication Arts features our new website on their WebPicks.

Congratulations to Elizabeth Malaska, 2018 Hallie Ford Fellow

Congratulations to MFA in Visual Studies aluma Elizabeth Malaska '11, one of five Oregon visual artists who have been recognized as this year's Hallie Ford Fellows.

sculpture of a white frame figure against black background by Julian Voss-Andreae '04 at Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts

PNCA Alumni at Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts

June 25, 2018

Congratulations to all of our alumni who were juried into and participated in the 2018 Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts. Our alumni presented work in the juried exhibitions, gave presentations, and hosted arts workshops.

Juneteenth Camp with Don't Shoot PDX, Pacific Northwest College of Art, and Portland Art Museum

Juneteenth Camp with Don't Shoot PDX

June 14, 2018

To celebrate Juneteenth, PNCA will be partnering with Teressa Raiford and Don't Shoot Portland with the support of Portland Art Museum to run a week-long art and activism summer camp for kids, primarily kids from underserved communities as well as kids with disabilities.

PNCA Alumus Demian DinéYazhi´ Named 2018 Hallie Ford Fellow


Congratulations to PNCA Alumnus Demian DinéYazhi´'13, one of five Oregon artists named a 2018 Hallie Ford Fellow in the Visual Arts.