You may notice a few changes at the Corcoran Library

January 24, 2013

Information desk relocated to front doorThe Corcoran Library is making progress on our space re-design. The information desk is now the first thing that greets you as you walk in the front door. Be prepared to see our friendly faces the next time you walk in! 

Excuse our dust!

January 17, 2013

Corcoran Library space planning

The Corcoran Library is conducting a partial re-design of our space over the break. Our goal is to open up more space and provide additional seating and study areas. Thanks to Operations and IT, we hope to have much accomplished before classes resume, but we will post notice of any potential continued disruptions.

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.