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

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Summer Classes Begin June 17th!

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Summer Camps 2024 Summer Art Camps
En Plein Air (11-13)
Architecture Academy
Recycled Robots
Screenprinting Workshop (HS)
Print Like Andy (11-13)
Architecture Academy
Recycled Robots
Post-Camp Care
Metal Masterpieces (11-13)
Stop-Motion Animation
Recycled Robots
Post-Camp Care
Print Like Andy (11-13)
Stop-Motion Animation
Recycled Robots
Pre-Camp Care
Print Like Andy (11-13)
Stop-Motion Animation
Recycled Robots
Screenprinting Workshop (HS)
Print Like Andy (11-13)
Furry and Scaly
Print Lab (8-10)
Pre-Camp Care
Art in Nature
Paint Like Pablo
Print Lab (8-10)
Drawing and Painting (HS)
Print Like Andy (11-13)
Stop-Motion Animation

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 2024 Summer Adult Classes and Workshops
Painted Printed Tees Workshop
Hammered Jewelry
Pet Portraits
Handbuilt Tea Sets
Upcycled Frame Refinishing
Intro to Basketweaving

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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