Interview with Andrea Fraser

January 14, 2013

Performance artist Andrea Fraser discusses her work Men on the Line, KPFK, 1972, which she brings to the Corcoran on January 29, one day after giving a Visiting Artist lecture. The performance—Fraser’s first in Washington, D.C.—re-enacts a radio program from 1972 in which four men discuss their reactions to the women’s movement. Fraser plays all four roles.


Call for Submissions

January 9, 2013

        Position Description:
      Representing the next generation of leading artists, from around
      the world.

      Artfetch is new, Artfetch is different, Artfetch gives selected
      emerging artists the opportunity to showcase their work online,
      bringing it to a global audience.

      Presenting the work of selected emerging artists for sale online,
      the Artfetch team of specialist cutting-edge curators will choose

Winter Break Hours Start Tuesday, December 18

December 17, 2012

Starting Tuesday, December 18 through Tuesday, January 22, the Corcoran Library will operate on Winter Break hours: M-Th 9-6, F 9-5, Sa-Su Closed. We will close early Monday, December 24 (call to verify hours, 202-478-1544). We will be closed December 24-28, and January 21. 

Last Day for Amnesty!

December 14, 2012

Today is the last day for amnesty from library fines. Visit or contact the Corcoran Library today to return or renew your books and have all fines forgiven, no questions asked. Renewed items will be due after winter break. We cannot forgive lost items, but we will work with you to locate replacements. So don't be scared. Come back to us.