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

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Summer Camps Summer Camp 2020
Ceramic Studio
Manga and Graphic Novels
Forts and Secret Hideaways
Video Game Programming
Ceramic Studio
Cosplay and Beyond: 2 Week HS Intensive
Journey to Mars
Recycled Robots
Foundations of Digital Animation
Metalsmithing
Clay? Yay!
Paint, Pencils, Pastels
Foundations of Digital Graphic Design
Metalsmithing
Bookmakers
Animal Art-topia
Fashion Design
Digital Graphic Design Workshop
Building Big
Monsters, Wizards, and Magical Things
Metals and Jewelry Masterpieces
En Plein Air
Bookmakers
Comic Creations
Fashion Design
Podcasting
Create and Animate
Board Game Design
Pencil to Palette
Darkroom Photography Workshop

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 Spring 2020
Approach to Script Rewriting
Portrait Drawing
Patrick Daugherty's Advanced Painting Studio
T-Shirt Silkscreen Printing
Intro to Black & White Photography
Student Ceramic Access
Mosaics
Metalsmithing Studio

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