News from the Director

Outside these Walls

November 30, 2011


Graduate students in design created this beautiful and sustainable holiday tree for Washington's well-known 'Georgetown Jingle', a fund-raising drive for a local children's hospital. Kate Robertson, Molly Kunselman, Liz Reilly, Ruth Crump, Stacy Diehl and Claudia Sans Werner led this effort, made even more impressive as it took place during a very busy time of our academic year. 


Open: BFA Design Exhibition 2011

November 29, 2011

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.


DATE: Friday, December 2, 2011

TIME: 6–9:30 pm

PLACE: Corcoran College of Art + Design, Georgetown Campus, 1801 Thirty-fifth Street NW Washington, DC 20007

FLOORS: 2nd and 3rd

ROOMS: 210, 304, 305, 309, 310

Corcoran Students Work with Government Printing Office and American Printing History Association

November 29, 2011

The Art and the Book Program at the Corcoran College of Art and Design, the American Printing History Association Chesapeake Chapter, and the Government Printing Office joined forces this fall to celebrate GPO's 150th anniversary by getting some historic wood display type, long unused in GPO's basement, together with eager students at the Corcoran.

Dean of Students, John Dickson to Exhibit at George Mason University

November 15, 2011

John Dickson, Detail. Mixed Media, 10” x 15” x 1/4”
Photographer: Chris Cunningham

Growth in Student Organizations and Clubs at the Corcoran

November 8, 2011

Congratulations to the student organization in Exhibition Design, SEGD, for a record-breaking number of graduate and undergraduate members this year.  This echoes an overall increase in interest in the sense of community at the Corcoran - a movement we embrace wholeheartedly.   Undergraduates becoming increasingly involved in student government, a super active and academically-minded Book Arts student organization, and a strong, big and vibrant graduate student organization in Design,  have been bolstered by a new student organization of graduate students in Photojournalism drawn from our i