Ralph Pugay, MFA 2007, has been awarded Seattle Art Museum's prestigous Betty Bowen Award! Seattle Art Museum awards $15,000 to Portland artist Ralph Pugay Seattle Art Museum Announces Winner of Betty Bowen Award Ralph Pugay Artist Website Images:Image #1 - Ralph Pugay, Serene SewerImage #2 - Ralph Pugay, Lobster ParadeImage #3 - Ralph Pugay, Crap Evidence
September 18, 2014
September 8, 2014
Above: Parque Guell, Barcelona (Antoni Gaudi) Seven undergraduates and eight graduate students in the Portland State University School of Architecture are currently sketching their way through Barcelona and Girona on a three-week architectural adventure. Professor Rudy Barton has sent us a few photographic updates, below. "We've covered architectural ground from Roman ruins to Gothic Cathedrals to Gaudi masterpieces to the avant-garde," reported Rudy, as the group was preparing to depart from Barcelona and head to their next destination, Girona.
September 5, 2014
Professor Amy Borden to discuss trash cinema aesthetics, silent film posters, and art nouveau.
September 2, 2014
New classes added to the fall schedule for film.
August 27, 2014
USA Today: 'Parklets' popping up in cities nationwide thanks to student creativity, innovation Author: Kyle Plantz, USA Today College Edition Published August 25, 2014 Read the original story here. About 20 food carts parked on the sidewalk of Fourth Avenue near Portland State University in Oregon attracts hundreds of hungry people from campus and downtown each day during lunch time.
August 25, 2014
The following article appeared in SeattlePi.com on August 20, 2014. Read the original article here. New portable classrooms aim to be good places to learn By Aubrey Cohen, Seattlepi.com staff. Published 11:07 pm, Wednesday, August 20, 2014
August 20, 2014
In this interview for Pencil Vs. Pixel, graphic design faculty Kate Bingaman-Burt gives us career advice, examples of times when she experienced failure, and why it’s okay to say no. She shows us the power of repetition and tells us why it is important to be sincere. Kate is an educator, designer, and illustrator living and working in Portland Oregon.
August 15, 2014
Check out what MFA students in the Art & Social Practice concentration have been up to this summer! Art and Social Practice Summer 2014 Newsletter
July 30, 2014
This year’s Pickathon music festival, August 1-3 at Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley, Ore., will feature a brand-new performance venue, designed and built by students and faculty in Portland State University’s School of Architecture. Pickathon draws 3,500 campers each year for a weekend of music by both well-known and emerging performers in a pastoral setting.
July 25, 2014
Cover Image: Jea Alford, tremblingofmyhand.westcoast.tooscaredtosay The Arlene Schnitzer Visual Arts Prize has been awarded to three Studio Practice MFA students in the School of Art + Design! Congratulations to Jea Alford (1st place), Katie Holden (2nd place), and Pam Minty (3rd place) for their outstanding submissions.
July 24, 2014
PSU students travel on foot from PSU to Timberline Lodge as part of a summer course.
July 23, 2014
Congratulations to art history professor Sue Taylor and art history senior Morgan Kelly, recipients of the 2014 Kamelia Massih Outstanding Faculty and Student Prizes in the Arts! The Kamelia Massih Endowment for the Arts was established upon the passing of former PSU student Kamelia Massih on May 19, 2010 with memorial gifts from friends, family and colleagues, as well as by a donation from Massih’s brother, PSU alumnus Fariborz Maseeh through his Massiah Foundation.
July 23, 2014
PSU MFA 2014 Kaila Farrell-Smith's painting is featured in WW review.
July 21, 2014
An architectural study abroad experience in Barcelona, Madrid & Girona
July 3, 2014
July 2, 2014
Objects Made is a traveling exhibition of works created by designers, from colorful and screenprinted ceramic tile and gorgeously textured ceramic bowls to walnut stacking chairs and woven textiles, making its way across the country with a planned stop in Portland in fall 2014.
July 2, 2014
We are proud to announce that PSU’s Center for Public Interest Design received the Campus Innovation award at the Elevating Impact Summit. Held this year at the Gerding Theater on June 20, 2014, this annual event focuses on leadership and entrepreneurship in the area of social innovation, and the Impact Awards highlight the achievements of the creative individuals and organizations who are making social and environmental change in the region and the world.
May 23, 2014
for its Interdisciplinary, Research-based Engineering and Design (IRED) Green Building Scholars
May 12, 2014
Assistant Professor Juan Heredia of the School of Architecture has been awarded a grant of $3,000 from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts.