Creativity Works Here: Celebrating the PNCA Community
Produced for PNCA's 5th Annual Benefit Art Auction to support student scholarships on February 22, 2013. Learn more about PNCA and our vibrant community of talented faculty, mentors, and alumni at pnca.edu. Featuring alumni and AC+D Mentor Jean-Pierre Veillet '97, Anne Crumpacker, MFA AC+D '11, Anna Gray '08 + Ryan Wilson Paulsen '08, and Eric Trine, MFA AC+D '13.
MFA Applied Craft and Design Student Profile: Zeina Hamady
MFA in Applied Craft and Design candidate Zeina Hamady '13 discusses her interests, inspirations, and experiences in this unique graduate program focused on design thinking with the hand.
MFA Applied Craft and Design: 2011 Design/Build Project
Incoming MFA students in Applied Craft and Design devote their enthusiasm, creativity and technical know-how to an annual design/build intensive.
MFA Applied Craft and Design Student Profile: Laura Allcorn
Laura Allcorn talks about design thinking, taking risks and a recent project she has done to raise awareness of colony collapse disorder, the global disappearance of honeybees.
MFA Visiting Artist Lecture: Natalie Chanin
PNCA/Cyan PDX Cultural Resident and Alabama-based artist and designer Natalie Chanin presents a lecture on "Craft, Identity and Commerce" at the MFA Applied Craft and Design Studios at the Bison Building. In this excerpt, Chanin talks about the decline of cotton farming in Alabama, domestic production as a point of national security and why she has hope for the future. (April 15, 2010)
MFA Applied Craft and Design Student Profile: Jason Starin
Jason Starin talks about the unique design-build program, working alongside his peers to build out the Bison Building Studios, and creating community in Portland.
OCAC and PNCA Lauch Joint MFA in Applied Craft and Design Program
OCAC faculty Karl Burkheimer and PNCA faculty Paul Platosh discuss the joint MFA program.