News Archive


Corcoran Agreement Moves Forward

July 21, 2014
GW’s historic agreements with the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the National Gallery of Art moved forward, following a D.C. Superior Court decision to hold an evidentiary hearing regarding the cy près petition, which would allow GW to establish the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design.

The Corcoran Comes to GW: Columbian College’s Key Role

June 17, 2014
Columbian College is poised as a pivotal player in the historic partnership between GW, the National Gallery of Art, and the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the Corcoran College of Art + Design.

GW, Corcoran, National Gallery of Art Finalize Collaboration Agreements

May 15, 2014
Leaders of the Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, the National Gallery of Art and the George Washington University Thursday signed the final agreements for their historic collaboration.

Letter from the Provost: Corcoran Raises Tuition Rates for 2014-2015

April 24, 2014
Dear Corcoran Students and Parents...
Image: Kate Warren, 2013 Corcoran Student Essay Contest Winners

Would you like to attend the Corcoran Ball?

March 12, 2014
Would you like to attend one of the swankiest events in the city? Corcoran Alumni Tim Gunn will be sponsoring a student table at the Corcoran Ball and here's your chance to win a FREE ticket.

Corcoran Student Meetings with the George Washington Administration

March 12, 2014
George Washington Provost Steve Lerman, Vice Provost Forrest Maltzman, and Dean Ben Vinson would like to meet with students later this month here at the Corcoran.

The Corcoran's Future Plans

February 27, 2014
Following the long period of investigation pursued by the Corcoran Board, there is wonderful news to report.
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Volunteer with the Corcoran at DC Central Kitchen

February 24, 2014
Join us in representing the Corcoran at DC Central Kitchen for Evening Meal Preparation. DC Central Kitchen is America's leader in reducing hunger with recycled food, training unemployed adults for culinary careers, serving healthy school meals, and rebuilding urban food systems through social enterprise.

University to Enter Collaboration with Corcoran, National Gallery of Art

February 19, 2014
The George Washington University, the Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, and the National Gallery of Art announced a proposed collaboration Wednesday that would significantly raise the stature of arts education in Washington, D.C.

Student Art Incite Talks

February 10, 2014
February 12, 2014 from 1-1:30PM in Studio 9-2 The Fine Art Department invites everyone to our Student Art Incite Talks! Three separate talks — in a total of half an hour.


February 10, 2014
#Next2014 #DiscovertheNext
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Apply to Travel and Study Away in Israel

February 03, 2014
There will be a three-credit photography summer semester class that begins this March 2014 and ends in May with a trip to Israel. Four Corcoran students will participate with four students from the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Sciences in Jerusalem, Israel.

Black Men Speak

February 03, 2014
February 5, 2014 7:00PM - Armand Hammer Auditorium Come share your thoughts and advice regarding Black male identity in contemporary society with our discussion panelists and a diverse audience.

Superstition: A Collaborative Artists' Book and Poetry Reading

February 03, 2014
The Corcoran College of Art + Design MA Art and the Book program and George Washington University presents Superstition, a collaborative artists' book and poetry reading.
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Fresh Eyes

February 03, 2014
February 5, 6:30PM - 9:00PM - Corcoran Gallery 31 Corcoran Association of Photojournalists - A Show of their Stills and Video Work