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Current Exhibit


Past Exhibits

  • Butterfly Effect by Ana Vizcarra Rankin

    2/01/2020 - 6/30/2020

    Ana Vizcarra Rankin‘s Butterfly Effect formally explores scientific research topics, philosophical thought, and migrating movements. The artist explores both micro...

  • 2019-2020 Gallery Artists

    7/16/2019 - 6/21/2020

    PCA&D is proud to announce the following line-up of artists for the 2019-2020 season: James Brook: Aug 15-September 15,...

  • In PCA&D’s Core Gallery: ‘Coming to Terms’

    4/01/2020 - 5/30/2020

    SCROLL FOR A VIRTUAL TOUR OF “COMING TO TERMS.” THE EXHIBITION IS CLOSED TO IN-PERSON VISITS DUE TO PRECAUTIONARY...

  • Esta Tierra Es Tu Tierra by Erick Antonio Benitez

    11/25/2019 - 1/12/2020

    Erick Antonio Benitez is bringing his immersive multimedia exhibition, Esta Tierra Es Tu Tierra (This Land Is Your Land), to...

  • GALLERY CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION JAN. 14-31

    1/13/2020 - 12/31/2019

    The Gallery at PCA&D will be closed for construction Jan. 14 through Jan. 31. It will reopen for Feb....

  • Art & You 2019: Antonius-Tín Bui and Cupid Ojala

    9/23/2019 - 11/17/2019

    Since 2009, Art & You (formerly known as the Mosaic Project) has been committed to exhibiting two artists who...

  • Extra Mundane by James Brook

    8/15/2019 - 9/15/2019

    Extra Mundane, by the British-born artist James Brook, will be on exhibit in the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design...

  • Bruno Miguel

    3/01/2019 - 4/05/2019

    Feb 18th- April 19th First Friday March 1 and April 5th Bruno Miguel is a Brazilian artist who makes...

  • Pacifico Silano

    12/17/2018 - 2/08/2019

    December 17th-February 8th First Friday Receptions January 4th and February 1st Gallery Tour, Thursday,  January 31, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Meet...

  • The Project Mosaic 2018 : Stan Squirewell & Maria Dumlao

    10/01/2018 - 12/07/2018

    The significance of art in the lives of our youth cannot be underestimated. Yet, just when research is finally...

  • Faculty Biennial

    8/03/2018 - 9/21/2018

    August 3rd – September 21st The PCA&D Faculty Biennial highlights artwork by the extraordinary artists and designers who teach and...

  • Selected Artworks from the BFA Program

    6/11/2018 - 7/20/2018

    This exhibition features a selection of outstanding artwork created by our rising junior and senior BFA students. A wide...

  • 2018 Senior Show & Celebration

    5/04/2018 - 6/01/2018

    PCA&D graduates are Strong Thinkers, Strong Makers, & Strong Communicators Artwork will fill four floors of the Pennsylvania College...

  • Gale Jamieson: The Space In Between

    2/19/2018 - 4/20/2018

    Feb 19th-Apr 20th Gale Jamieson is a mixed media artist who works with the concept that “an idea seeks...

  • Shivery Proof

    12/18/2017 - 2/09/2018

    Shivery Proof, an exhibition by Ranu Mukherjee Ranu Mukherjee Dec 18th-Feb 9th Ranu Mukherjee’s work explores states of excess,...

  • The Mosaic Project: Amber Robles Gordon and Nate Lewis

    10/02/2017 - 12/08/2017

    The 9th annual Mosaic Project: Amber Robles Gordon and Nate Lewis Made possible in part by a grant from the Richard...

  • Faig Ahmed

    8/04/2017 - 9/22/2017

    Opens Aug 4th First Friday Receptions on Aug 4th and Sept 1st Closes Sept 22nd Internationally renowned Azerbaijani artist Faig Ahmed is among...

  • Selected Works from the BFA Program

    6/12/2017 - 7/21/2017

    This exhibition features a selection of outstanding artwork created by our rising junior and senior BFA students. A wide...

  • 2017 Senior Show & Celebration

    5/05/2017 - 6/02/2017

    PCA&D graduates are Strong Thinkers, Strong Makers, & Strong Communicators Artwork will fill four floors of the Pennsylvania College...

  • Creativity of Consciousness

    3/17/2017 - 4/28/2017

    Creativity of Consciousness First Friday Reception, Friday April 7, 5 – 8 p.m. China Blue will present a lecture...

  • The Quantified Self: The Data Doesn’t Lie

    1/17/2017 - 3/10/2017

    “The Quantified Self: The Data Doesn’t Lie” For PCA&D’s Spring 2017 exhibition series the College focuses on scientific and...

  • 2016 Faculty Biennial

    11/04/2016 - 1/06/2017

    November 4th until January 6th Reception for the Artists: First Friday, November 4th and December 2nd from 5 to...

  • The Mosaic Project 2016

    8/23/2016 - 10/30/2016

    August 23–October 30 The significance of art in the lives of our youth cannot be underestimated. Yet, just when...

  • Selected Artworks from the BFA Program at PCA&D

    6/03/2016 - 8/12/2016

    This exhibition features a selection of outstanding artwork created by our rising junior and senior BFA students. A wide...

  • Selected Artworks

    6/03/2016 - 8/05/2016

    From the BFA Program at PCA&D This exhibition features a selection of outstanding artwork created by our rising junior...

  • Senior Show & Celebration

    5/02/2016 - 5/28/2016

    PCA&D graduates are Strong Thinkers, Strong Makers, & Strong Communicators Artwork will fill four floors of the Pennsylvania College...

  • The Mountain and the Bumblebee

    3/25/2016 - 4/22/2016

    Contemporary artists and poets confronting broadly defined notions of landscape as both cultural icon and raw material, curated by...

  • Begins Feb 5: Memory: Digital and Traditional Work by Jeff Hesser

    1/29/2016 - 3/13/2016

    Artist Talk: Jeff Hesser February 5, 2016 at 10 am in the Atrium at PCA&D First Friday Reception &...

  • John Bisbee

    11/06/2015 - 1/25/2016

    “Only nails, always different” Artist Talk: John Bisbee Friday November 6 at 4 pm in the Atrium at PCA&D...

  • Installation in Progress

    11/02/2015 - 11/05/2015

    A new exhibition installation is in progress at the Main Gallery. Visit Upcoming Exhibits for all the details.

  • The Mosaic Project 2015

    8/28/2015 - 10/30/2015

    The Mosaic Project exhibition features Robert Pruitt’s narrative portrait drawings exploring the complexity of black identity and Shadra Strickland’s...

  • 2015 Senior Show & Celebration

    5/01/2015 - 5/29/2015

    Friday, May 1, 2015, 5 – 8 p.m. 204 N Prince St., Lancaster PA PCA&D graduates are Strong Thinkers,...

  • Seven on Site

    3/06/2015 - 4/17/2015

    Contemporary Landscape Paintings by Martha Armstrong, Sasha Chermayeff, Jane Culp, Judy Koon, Ro Lohin, Lynette Lombard and Megan Williamson...

  • Digital Media: Realms of Possibility

    1/16/2015 - 2/27/2015

    PCA&D is offering a new BFA degree in Digital Media. In order to explore and celebrate the possibilities of...

  • 2014 Faculty Biennial

    11/21/2014 - 1/10/2015

    PCA&D is pleased to present new artworks created by its BFA faculty members teaching studio courses in Graphic Design,...

  • The Mosaic Project 2014

    10/03/2014 - 11/15/2014

    The Mosaic Project artists for 2014 are Toyin Odutola and Lydia Panas, exhibition continues through November 15, 2014 Toyin...

  • Print Invitational in Honor of David Snyder

    8/21/2014 - 9/27/2014

    This exhibition celebrates the life of David K. Snyder as artist and educator. Snyder was a co-founder of PCA&D...

  • Folklore

    3/07/2014 - 4/18/2014

    Original Fraktur drawings in conversation with contemporary works of art. Including works by Amy Cutler, Benjamin Edmiston, Clare Grill,...