Lectures & Events

Lectures & Events @ Corcoran

The Corcoran offers lectures, panels, and conversations across a variety of disciplines,
inviting leading scholars, artists, musicians, dancers, and practicioners to enrich our
academic offerings with timely discussions. Navigate through the areas below to learn more
about our upcoming events.






Lectures & Conversations

Open to the public September 15 – December 3, 2022
Viewing hours Wednesday – Saturday, 1-5 p.m.
Luther W. Brady Art Gallery
500 17th Street NW

Opening Reception & Lecture: Thursday, September 15, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. RSVP

Jointly presented by the Visiting Artist and Scholars Committee (VASC) and the Friends of the Luther W. Brady Art Gallery, this talk celebrates the reinstallation of Stackhouse's work, Ghost Dance, in the Corcoran Flagg Building and the opening of the exhibition, Renewal.



Monday, October 17, 5 pm, Smith Hall of Art 106
Please join us for our next Visiting Artists & Scholars Committee meeting! This student-run committee invites speakers throughout the year. Everyone is welcome. Email VASC at [email protected] for more information or to be included in future notifications.

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Current Student Events

Friday, Oct. 28, 11 am - 1 pm
Hammer Auditorium
500 17th St. NW

Facilitated by the Office of Environmental Health & Safety Management, this training will provide primary health and safety training designed for an art school. Participants will earn a safety certificate upon completion. This training is open to students, faculty, and staff. Light refreshments will be served.



May 19, 2023
4 - 6 pm

Atrium Galleries
The Flagg Building
500 17th St., NW

Graduating students will take the first step of their lifelong journey as GW Corcoran alumni by celebrating with their friends, family, professors and fellow students. Come raise a glass to the class of 2023!




For general inquiries about exhibitions at the Corcoran, please email [email protected]
or call 202-994-1700. Contact information for respective spaces can be located on each page above.