News from the Director

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.



November 28, 2012

Friday, November 30, 2012
6 - 9:30 pm
Georgetown Campus
1801 35th Street, NW 
Washington, DC 20007
2nd and 3rd floors

Join us for an evening of food, beverages, and desserts. Walk through our annual exhibition of graphic design, interior design, and digital media design student work.

Art and the Book to exhibit at the12th Biennial Pyramid Atlantic Book Arts Fair and Conference

August 27, 2012


The graduate Art and the Book program has been selected an exhibitor at the upcoming 12th Biennial Pyramid Atlantic Book Arts Fair and Conference. This preeminent book arts event will showcase an array of innovative artists’ books and limited edition prints along with a rich array of notable speakers, demonstrations, special exhibitions and studio tours in the D.C. area. 

Muse as muse!

August 2, 2012

This summer, the Corcoran College of Art + Design partnered with Todd Gray’s Muse at the Corcoran to develop a class in which students gained real-world experience in brand development.  The class paired interior design students in a unique opportunity to collaborate together on the graphic identity of Muse. Students were tasked with fusing Todd Gray's culinary arts with the Corcoran's applied arts to develop a cohesive vision for the café's graphics and built environment.