Open House

Welcome to the PCA Virtual Open House!

Saturday, November 21, 2020, from 2:00 pm to 5:30 PM (CET)

Today, we will introduce you to some of the people who make up the PCA community. Our department heads, staff and students are available to fill you in on all that makes PCA a great place to study.

Below, you will find links to the drop-in sessions for Admissions and for Student Life, our Summer Program session and all of the Departmental sessions. Please note, we will be recording the Departmental sessions, so please feel free to turn off your video if you do not wish to be recorded. We also have links to the Virtual Tour of the PCA campus as well as videos of a few of our studios.

You can join in any session, even if you haven’t registered beforehand, just click on “Launch the meeting” to join.

Please note that all times are given using CET time zone. When joining Zoom meetings, please use the same name you used when you registered online.

Information Sessions

Admissions Information Session

In these live sessions, the information will be repeated on a “loop” every 30 minutes, with time for questions, so you can drop in every half an hour and leave when you’re done.

We will cover our Program Offerings, Application Process, and Tuition & Financial Assistance.

Student Life Information Sessions

In these live sessions, the information will be repeated on a “loop” every 30 minutes, with time for questions, so you can drop in every half an hour and leave when you’re done.

In this session we will cover questions about Housing, Life in Paris, Student Visas and residence permits, Internships, and much more.

Summer Program Information Session

This is a drop-in information session about our Summer Program.

We will cover the types of programs we offer, housing options, student life and more.

Undergraduate Programs

2:00 - 2:30 PM

Foundation

Chloe Briggs, Chair of Foundation
Ora Callaway BFA ’24 & Myles Lam BFA ’24

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2:30 - 3:00 PM

Interior Design

Alix de Mercey, Chair of Interior Design
Lily Watson, BFA ’20

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3:00 - 3:30 PM

Communication Design

Lucrezia Russo, Chair of Communication Design
Sara Biatchinyi – BFA ’21 & Aika Cherdabayeva – BFA ’21

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3:30 - 4:00 PM

Photography

Klaus Fruchtnis, Chair of Photography
Ofir Avita – BFA ’24

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4:00 - 4:30 PM

Fine Arts

Véronique Devoldère, Chair of Fine Arts
Joe Johnson, Fine Arts Coordinator

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4:30 - 5:00 PM

Fashion Design

Alyx-Marie Kleinsteiber, Chair of Fashion Design
Viona Charles, BFA ’21

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5:00 - 5:30 PM

Film Art

Harald Hutter, Chair of Film Art
Daniel Gaucher, Emerson College

Due to a technical error, the Film Art session will be held at a later date.

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Graduate Programs

2:00 - 2:30 PM

Design for Social Impact

Linda Jarvin, Chair of Design for Social Impact
Kymberly Reid, MA ’21 & Vandyaa Lakkaraju, MA ’21

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2:30 - 3:00 PM

Transdisciplinary New Media

Klaus Fruchtnis, Chair of Transdisciplinary New Media

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3:00 - 3:30 PM

Drawing

Véronique Devoldère, Chair of Drawing
Yutavia George, MFA ’21 & Laura Fischer, MFA ’22

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3:30 - 4:00 PM

Interior Design

Alix de Mercey, Chair of Interior Design
Julia Costanzo, MA ’21

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4:00 - 4:30 PM

Free Time

No Graduate Program session will be occurring in this time slot.

We suggest you visit Admissions, Student Life or Summer Programs sessions.

4:30 - 5:00 PM

Fashion Film & Photography

Klaus Fruchtnis, Chair of Photography
Sam Mandich, MA ’21

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5:00 - 5:30 PM

Photography & Image-Making

Klaus Fruchtnis, Chair of Photography
Porus Jain, MFA ’22

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Visit PCA from home!

Check out some of our studios!

Foundations Studio

 

Film/Photo Studio

Printmaking Studio

Printmaking Studio

3D Printing Lab

3D Printing Lab