News from the Director

The Corcoran's Future Plans

February 27, 2014

Following the long period of investigation pursued by the Corcoran Board, there is wonderful news to report.

Peggy Loar Announces an Interim Provost and Chief Academic Officer

January 10, 2014

Dr. William Richardson holds a BA in History and Russian from the University of California, Santa Barbara, as well as both MA and Ph.D. degrees in History from the University of California, Berkeley. His most recent positions include Interim Dean of Communication and Creative Media, Champlain College, Burlington, VT for the last year, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, Antioch University, Santa Barbara, CA from 2010-2012 and Dean of the Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts at Coastal Carolina University from 2006-2010. 

Corcoran Student and ArtReach After School Announced as Winners of Mayor's Arts Awards

October 24, 2013

ArtReach After School, the Corcoran’s community art program, and Master of Arts in Art Education student Paige Byrne were awarded Mayor’s Arts Awards at the 28th Annual Mayor's Arts Awards Ceremony on October 22. ArtReach After School won in the category of Innovation in the Arts and Byrne won the Mayor's Arts Award for Teaching.  This award is the higherst honor conferred by Washington, D.C., and recognizes artistic excellence and service among artists, arts organizations and arts patrons in the city.