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.

OPEN 2011: BFA DESIGN DEPARTMENT EXHIBITION

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

Family and Alumni Weekend

October 26, 2011

Throughout a celebratory and event-filled Family and Alumni weekend, October 21-23, we welcomed members of the extended Corcoran community.  Many alumni met Caleb Fey, Alumni Relations Manager, for the first time this weekend.  Caleb is an alum himself, detouring by way of graduate school at Yale and having joined the Corcoran early this Fall.

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