Arts

music and theater at Portland Community College Explore Music and Theater Courses with PCC Community Ed
Are you curious to learn more about music or theater arts, but don’t know where to begin? Is this an […] Posted May 29, 2019
Bhangra Dance at Portland Community College Dance Courses offered by PCC Community Education
The Worm – Gangnam Style – Flossing – Macarena – the weird contortions Billy Ray Cyrus did while singing Achy […] Posted May 28, 2019
adult students writing together PCC Community Ed writing courses provide opportunities to learn, share, and grow with a community of peers
You may have heard that writing is good for the soul? It is! Writing with PCC Community Ed provides opportunities […] Posted March 28, 2019
visual arts PCC Community Ed - woman illustration Visual Arts Opportunities with PCC Community Ed
Visual arts surround us and are used in a variety of ways. The food you eat, the road signs you […] Posted March 21, 2019
Reading Book Concept Winged Pages Storytelling – Words, Movement and … the Silver Screen?
Storytelling –  it helps foster imagination and creativity; creates a channel of self-expression; builds communication and persuasion skills; and entertains […] Posted January 24, 2019
silhouette of photographer taking photo at sunset Take Your Camera Outside with Curiosity and Confidence (5 Secrets for Better Photographs)
Photography is a highly subjective art form with many variables. Your approach to each photo is dictated by your subject, […] Posted August 3, 2018
Student Drawing, design and sculpture
Instructor Vicki Wilson has taught drawing, design and sculpture at PCC for 12 years. In her studio she focuses on […] Posted March 9, 2018
Students The improvisational nature of Tango
Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentine tango is now a popular social dance form all over the world. Karin Norgard first […] Posted December 5, 2017
Singer Telling a story through Jazz
Instructor Mitzi Zilka’s Jazz Singing classes (Jazz Singers Workshop 1 and Jazz Singers Workshop 2) are quite an experience; they feature […] Posted September 16, 2017
Painting a mural Art History Studio – Bauhaus, Narrative Art, and Painting Food
Instructor Hilary Galián’s students discuss what they notice in an art slideshow, as a way of warming up to making their own […] Posted May 30, 2017