Announcements

CALL FOR ENTRIES: Juried Photo and Video Show

August 31, 2009

The Arlington Arts Center is now accepting entries for our national photo and video show, Image/Project. All contemporary artists living and working in the U.S. are eligible to apply; all entries will be reviewed by internationally acclaimed photographer Taryn Simon. The show will run from November 20, 2009 to January 16, 2010. Deadline: October 10, 2009.

Corcoran Alumnus Hits the Director’s Chair in New York

August 10, 2009

Corcoran alumnus Arash Mokhtar will direct several scenes from the play, Hurly Burly, written by David Rabe. An Academic Workshop Presentation, Hurly Burly will be shown on Mondays and Tuesdays at 7 p.m. from July 20 to 21 and July 27 to 28 at the 45th Street Theatre, 354 West Forty-fifth Street, New York, NY. For reservations, please call (917) 753-0191.

Corcoran Alumnus Tara Donovan Named MacArthur Fellow

August 10, 2009

The Corcoran College of Art + Design is thrilled to announce that BFA alumnus Tara Donovan (1991) was named as one of the prestigious 2008 MacArthur Fellows. According to the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the $500,000 grant is awarded annually to experts in a variety of fields who demonstrate “exceptional originality and dedication to their creative pursuits.”

Donavan, who practices contemporary sculpture in Brooklyn, NY, is known for transforming ordinary, accumulated materials into intriguing visual and physical installations.

Corcoran faculty member featured in New York Exhibition

August 10, 2009

Broadcasting within the dimly lit space of 535 Friedrich Petzel Gallery comes a series of audio interventions, including a submission by Corcoran faculty member Ivan Witenstein.

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