Throughout the Fall semester, the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies welcomes a series of dynamic and thought-provoking artists, designers, and scholars to present on their work and practice. All lectures will be streamed in PNCA's Mediatheque and on PNCA's YouTube channel.
In Conversation: Jovencio de la Paz and Sonya Dahl. Presented by the MFA in Applied Craft + Design, in collaboration with Portland Textile Month
Lunch & Learn: Hot Food and Hot Takes Series presented by the Office of Intercultural Engagement, Equity and Inclusion
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
The Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies at PNCA is thrilled to welcome Christian Viveros-Fauné to present a public talk, as part of The Ford Family Foundation Visual Arts Program’s Critical Conversations series
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Nemanja Jehlicke is here to tell us everything he hasn’t learned over his career so far in design, and how he hangs on to his excitement after many evolutions as a creative person. Most recently part of the team that helped tell the story behind Serena Williams Design Crew (SWDC) with Nike, he continues to work on initiatives that test boundaries and question where design needs to grow.
7:00 PM – 8:15 PM
The Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies is thrilled to welcome the 2021 Graduate Symposium Keynote Speaker, Amelia Winger-Bearskin for a lecture on her work and practice.
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
The HFSGS Graduate Symposium will facilitate conversations on the ethical, environmental, political, social, and economic impacts of artificial intelligence and machine learning for artists, designers, makers, writers, researchers, and cultural workers.
Amelia Winger-Bearskin is an artist who innovates with artificial intelligence in ways that make a positive impact on our community and the environment. She is the inventor of Honor Native Sky, a project for the U.S. Department of Arts and Culture: Honor Native Land Initiative. She founded Wampum.Codes which is both an award-winning podcast and an ethical framework for software development based on indigenous values of co-creation.
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
The Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies presents the annual Graduate Symposium SPECULATIVE FUTURES November 19 + 20. Mashinka Firunts Hakopian is an artist, writer, and researcher born in Yerevan and residing in Glendale, CA. Her work is concentrated in media studies, visual culture, and West Asian diasporas
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM