News from the Director

FotoWeek DC International Competition Awards

October 11, 2011

Out of close to 6,000 entries, two Corcoran faculty received awards from the FotoWeekDC International Awards Competition.  Gabriela Bulisova received an Honorable Mention for Photojournalism/Social Documentary Portfolio and Muriel Hasbun received an Honorable Mention for Single Image, Portrait. Congrats to you both!

Students to Exhibit at the Museum of Paper and Watermark in Italy

September 29, 2011

It is with enormous pleasure that I announce two students whose work will be exhibited at the Museum of Paper and Watermark (Museo della Carta e della Filigrana) in Fabriano, Italy in summer 2012. Daesik Kim and Jihee (Katelyn) Kang will represent the Corcoran in the Premio Acquerello exhibition. Congratulations to both!

Faculty Development Presentations

September 8, 2011

Please join me on Monday, September 19 at 3:00pm in the auditorium for presentations from our faculty who received a development grant this year.  These grants are generously funded by Connie Bergfors, member of the Education Committee, to give faculty the opportunity to explore their artistic interests and pursue creative projects.

Faculty Development Grant Recipients:

Margaret Adams

Debra Ambush

Patricia Autenrieth

Mark Cameron Boyd

Gabriela Bulisova-Kamps

Kerry McAleer-Keeler

Maggie Michael

David Page

Congratulations to our students and alums participating in (e)merge art fair

September 8, 2011

We have a number of our current senior students participating in the (e)merge art fair this year!

The (e)merge art fair celebrates galleries, artists, and the creative process with an energetic environment of collaboration and discovery. The fair takes place September 22–25, 2011, in Washington, D.C., within blocks of the U.S. Capitol Building, at the Capitol Skyline Hotel.