The Faculty Development Committee met on Tuesday, January 29, and there was unanimous agreement over the exciting range of the proposals. This was the largest round of proposals to date and we are thrilled to present the recipients of the Faculty Development Fund Award.
Casey Smith, Arts & Humanities. Support a research trip to UK at the British Library and St. Bride's Printing Library and to present a paper or chair a session at the "Research Society for Victorian Periodicals Annual Conference"
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.
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.