Visual Resources Specialist Opening

December 1, 2010

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens is seeking a Visual Resources Specialist for part-time employment. Please click to see full position description and requirements. Interested candidates should submit their resume, letter of interest, and salary requirements to (preferred method) or fax to (202) 966-1623.

Pratt Institute: Call for Applications

December 1, 2010

The School of Art and Design seeks chairs for the following three departments:

Art and Design Education
Fashion Design
Film/Video and Photography

RESPONSIBILITIES of the chair will include oversight of budget and course scheduling; curriculum development, program reviews, and assessment; recruitment of faculty and students; participation in fundraising and development; and establishment of linkages with relevant professional organizations and leading practitioners.

Call for Student Volunteers

November 30, 2010

Call for Student Volunteers – Washington National Portfolio Day!

December 4, 2010 – 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

It’s that time of year again for Washington’s National Portfolio Day! We are expecting over 1,000 prospective students, parents and guests on campus and your help is needed and MUCH appreciated. Volunteer duties include but are not limited to, welcoming guests to campus, providing direction to college tables, and of course sharing your Corcoran experience with prospective students.

ARTstor goes mobile!

November 30, 2010

The ARTstor Digital Library is now accessible to registered ARTstor users through the iPad, iPhone, and the iPod Touch, providing read-only features such as searching and browsing, zooming, and viewing saved image groups. ARTstor is also introducing the Flashcard View for ARTstor Mobile, which allows users to test their knowledge by viewing the image without textual information, and then flipping the image to reveal the image record.

United Arab Emirates Artist Panel Discussion

November 30, 2010

UAE Artist Panel Discussion

Thursday, December 2, 1 p.m.

Corcoran Auditorium


Join Emirati artists Alia Lootah, Jalal Luqman, Dr. Najat Makki and Noor Al Suwaidi as they share their personal experiences contributing to the burgeoning art scene in the United Arab Emirates. In dialogue with the Corcoran’s Andy Grundberg, they will discuss their successes and challenges as artists in the UAE as it becomes an international center of culture.