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Pacific Northwest College of Art  Online Magazine  Portland, OR

The Voices of PNCA — 2012

Global Studies: Parma


Tippi Vision blogs from her semester abroad, studying in Parma, Italy. home of parmasan cheese and the Universiti Di Parma, second university founded in Europe in 117A.D and the Teatro Reggio, with the world’s the first proscenium.

Over These Prison Walls


Behind the scenes of PNCA’s Over These Prison Walls program that gives students at the Donald E. Long Home (JDH) in Northeast Portland an opportunity to communicate beyond the prison walls, promoting social awareness through creative expression.

Global Studies: Australia


Nicolo Gentile and Erika Ross blog about their study abroad in Australia 2012.

Museum Summer Behind the Scenes


Ryan King is Museum of Contemporary Craft’s Windgate Intern for the summer. Here he gives a behind-the-scenes view of the Museum as he works on various exhibitions. King returns to graduate studies in exhibition design at Corcoran in the fall.

Global Studies: New Zealand


Animation BFA candidate Zack Dixon studies for the season in New Zealand and “writes home” via video dispatches.

Global Studios: Antwerp


Group blog from Antwerp, Belgium.

A Laboratory for Craft and Design


Sharon Dvora, MFA candidate in the Collaborative Design program, interns at Museum of Contemporary Craft this semester with a focus on programs and activities that engage visitors to the Museum’s Lab space.

Global Studies: Basel School of Design, Switzerland


Sean Eustice ’13, a 3rd year Design student at PNCA, is spending his Spring Semester at the Basel Design School in Basel, Switzerland. Sean will be taking classes within the Visual Communication Department during his time at HGK Basel and is also plans to get a job on campus. He hopes to break up his semester with trips to the culturally rich cities of Berlin, Vienna and Prague. Keep up with Sean’s adventures by checking back here often!

Global Studies: York St. John, UK


Intermedia major Catharine Hoch ’13 is spending her Spring Semester studying Video and Sound at York St. John University in the United Kingdom. Not only is this Cat’s first trip out of the country, she is also the first PNCA student to study abroad at York St. John. She is excited to make progress on her performance/video work, play some music, take a drumming class or two and see the diversity of the country. She may even squeeze in a few fish n’ chips outings along the way. Check back here often to read Cat’s most recent blog posts about her adventures and discoveries across the pond.

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