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

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Summer Camps 2022 Summer Art Camps
Write, Speak, Create
Artful Accessories
Drawing and Painting (High School)
Exploring Photography
Write, Speak, Create
Building Big
Digital Illustration Workshop
Print Lab (8-10)
Manipulating Metals
Building Big
Creative Writing Workshop
Print Lab (8-10)
Experimental Photography
Drawing and Painting Explorations
Ceramic Workshop
Print Lab (8-10)
Art of the Meme
Art Garden
Metalsmithing
Print Lab (8-10)
Foundations of Photoshop
Art in Motion
Screenprinting Photographs
Intro to Digital Photography
Dark Arts of Photography
Journey to Mars
Post-Camp Care
Exploring Photography
Write, Speak, Create
Journey to Mars

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 2022 Summer Classes
Intermediate B&W Photography
The Braided Essay
Raku Potluck
Reductive Relief Printing
Conceptual Collage
Weaving Studio Access
Wash Drawing

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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