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2021 Stacy M. Israel Art, Architecture + Design Student Exhibition
The 2021Stacy M. Israel Art, Architecture + Design Student Exhibition is virtual for the second time in two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

Art Faculty Gets Back to Chelsea
On Saturday, May 22, 2021, after a long absence due to the pandemic, members of the NCC Art, Architecture + Design faculty and friends visited gallery exhibitions in the Chelsea area of New York City. This tour was organized by Steve DiGiovanni, Adjunct Professor of Painting and Drawing. Read More

AA+D Continues to Adapt During COVID-19 Crisis
Adaptability and creativity are a necessity. For the spring 2021 semester, we have increased the number of in-person Traditional (TRAD) and Hybrid Scheduling (HYBR) courses, while continuing to offer Live/Remote Online (LRON) and Online Only (ONLN) for the utmost in flexibility. Read More

Fall 2020 Courses At-A-Glance: AA+D Adapts During COVID-19 Crisis
The circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic have created a moment demanding adaptability and creativity. While it may have changed the way we work, it won't stop us from providing the highest level of instruction possible. Read More

Time Well Spent, a Durante Lalli Collaboration, Highlights Student Work in Comic Book Form
During the Spring 2020 semester, students in Chris Durante’s Drawing II class joined forces with peers from Ken Lalli’s Digital Imaging course to produce an 26-page comic book. Read More


NCC’s Art, Architecture + Design Department offers a range of courses and programs for transfer or career-oriented students as well as for personal enrichment and professional development.