Trung Bao Places Second in American Beatbox Championship 2016

Big congratulations to Trung Bao '19 for placing second in the American Beatbox Championship 2016!

John Knight MFA ‘13 at Muscle Beach

John Knight's solo exhibition No Half Measures, opens this Friday, September 30 at Muscle Beach with a reception from 6-9pm.

Artforum Critic’s Pick: Kristin Smallwood’s IUD

Kristin Smallwood's first solo exhibition in New York at American Medium is featured in Artforum.

when we dead awaken II

MFA in Visual Studies alum opens critically praised show of new paintings.

Women’s Autobiographical Artist Books

Artist and publisher Antonia Pinter launches her new publication, Women's Autobiographical Artists' Books this evening at 6:30pm at Publication Studio.

Left to right: award-winning designs by Christin Engelberth, Lindsey Walker, and Subin Yang

Students Awarded Scholarships from Argyle Winery

Three students received $5000 scholarships because the jury liked all three finalists' designs so much, they gave each a scholarship and printed all three labels for a special box set of sparkling wine.


PNCA partners with the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art for PICA's Time-Based Art Festival hosting the exhibition Bunnybrains which includes installation and performance and hosting a series of Artist Dialogues, dynamic and generative discussions with festival artists, curators, scholars, and community leaders that illuminate TBA projects and put artists and audiences in direct dialogue.

Roy Tomlinson: Re-Mapping

On the occasion of his solo exhibition at the Center for Contemporary Art & Culture. Roy discusses the genesis of his installation ReMap and the issues it addresses: 'I have been thinking about this piece for over 25 years.' Because it goes deep, we learn about his background as an artist, student, and educator in the Bay Area and the influential artists he worked with there. And we learn about his intuitive and responsive drawing process.

Heidi Schwegler, Passing Resemblance

Heidi Schwegler work acquired by Portland Art Museum

Portland Art Museum acquires work by the MFA in Applied Craft + Design chair.