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

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Adult Fall Classes Are Now Enrolling!

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Summer Camps Summer Camp Online
Draw, Paint, Print
Pinch Pots
Tapestry Weaving
Stained Glass
Functional Ceramics
Draw, Paint, Print
Pinch Pots
Ceramic Handbuilding
Stained Glass
Functional Weaving
Draw, Paint, Print
Woven Nature
Ceramic Handbuilding
Stained Glass
Functional Weaving
Draw, Paint, Print
Pinch Pots
Ceramic Handbuilding
Stained Glass
Functional Weaving
Draw, Paint, Print
Woven Nature
Tapestry Weaving
Stained Glass
Functional Weaving
Draw, Paint, Print
Pinch Pots
Tapestry Weaving
Stained Glass
Functional Weaving

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 Fall 2020
Mushroom Workshop
Pittsburgh Landmarks in Collage
Wash Drawing Workshop
Introduction to Adobe Premiere
Screenprinting 101
Intro to Drawing
Point of View Workshop

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.

artist benefits

Associate Membership

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

member benefits