PCA&M is a contemporary visual and media arts non-profit organization.

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Summer Art Camps Are Now Enrollling

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Summer Camps 2023 Summer Camps
Dark Arts of Photography
Metals and Jewelry
Video Production Workshop
Creating on Canvas
Write, Speak, Create
Pre-Camp Care
Journey to Mars
Metals and Jewelry Masterpieces
Metals and Jewelry
Pre-Camp Care
Art Garden
Metals and Glass
Next Level Painting
Digital / Analog Illustration (HS)
Journey to Mars
Art of the Meme
Bookmakers (8-10)
Screenprinting Workshop (HS)
Clay Play
Pencil to Palette
Draw, Paint, Print
Digital / Analog Illustration (HS)
Bookmakers (6-8)
Stained Glass (11-13)
Print Lab (8-10)
Ancient Art
Ceramic Creations

Each summer, our goal at Pittsburgh Center for Arts and Media is to create outstanding art-focused camps for school-aged children (6-17). These camps are taught by talented, experienced teachers; supported by qualified, engaged assistants; and managed by an efficient, collaborative administrative team, all at our Shadyside campus.

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Courses 2023 Spring Classes
Collaged Creations (Ages 6-8)
Studio Arts Professional Practices
Print Processes (Ages 11-13)
Drawing and Painting (High School)
Intro to Film Theory
Master Class in Indigo Batik
Student Ceramic Access

Pittsburgh Center for Arts and Media offers classes year-round in a variety of mediums. Our Shadyside campus has ten fine arts studios ranging from ceramics to printmaking to metalsmithing to digital and analog media. Our approach to arts education provides a balance between process and product and student progress is measured in terms of personal artistic growth, the acquisition of new skills and the ability to think critically. From weekend and summer programs for youth to community-based art classes for adults, PCA&M has something for everyone.

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artists in schools & communities

Bringing Art & Education Together.

Programs for children, teens, teachers, artists, schools, colleges, and communities. Brought to you through partnership with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts' Arts in Education Partnership.

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membership options

Artist Access Membership

Access Membership provides artists with resources, equipment, and facilities for practicing their art and pursuing a multitude of projects.

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Associate Membership

Associate Membership provides individuals and families discounts on classes, at local arts supply stores, and reciprocal membership benefits at Pittsburgh Glass Center.

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