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Gallery 102

'ON TIME, ON ACCIDENT' Displayed at Gallery 102

March 23, 2015

M.F.A. student Cassidy Garbutt’s current exhibition explores the relationship between chance and intent.


Corcoran’s Empty Bowls Project Helps Feed the Hungry

March 16, 2015

With the leadership of Professor Bob Devers, more than 500 ceramic bowls created by the Corcoran community benefit the homeless. 

Rug Installation

Museum Countdown: Staff Puts Finishing Touches on Exhibitions

March 15, 2015

The new George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum will open its doors this weekend, marking the end of a two-year construction process on the corner of 21 St. and G Streets NW. 

Washingtonia Collection

Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection Moves into New Home

March 11, 2015

Students help curator unpack artifacts on D.C. history inside the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum’s Woodhull House.

Mind fluctuations

Inside Maida Withers’ MindFluctuations Dance

March 09, 2015

MFA student Felicia Avalos wears an Emotiv neuro headset to track her brain waves as she bends and folds her body during rehearsal for professor Maida Wither's newest show.

Menagerie Exhibit

Third-Year Corcoran Students Showcase Work in 'Menagerie'

March 04, 2015

Photography students at the Corcoran School explore memory in “Menagerie,” an exhibition on view at the 17th Street building’s White Walls gallery.

Corcoran Renovations

Updates on Corcoran Renovation, Historic Preservation Application

March 04, 2015

GW received the building as part of its arts agreements with the Corcoran last summer and is currently working on a phased renovation plan.

Maida Withers

Lisner Turns Toward Dance This Season

March 02, 2015

What if you could see what dancers are thinking while onstage? Professor of Dance Maida Withers gives audiences a chance to do that in her new show, "MindFluctuations" on March 19.

Corcoran Art

National Gallery of Art Acquires More than 6,000 Corcoran Works

February 06, 2015

On February 5, the National Gallery of Art announced that it has completed an initial selection of 17,000 Corcoran works of art currently under its custody.

Protesters Circle of Protection

Alumnus Finds a Narrative for Ferguson

February 02, 2015

Corcoran alumnus, Sam Corum, BFA '12, makes a life changing decision and takes his camera right to the scene in Missouri. 

Fillmore Building

Corcoran School’s Fillmore Building Gets Listing Agent

January 14, 2015

TTR Sotheby’s International Realty announced that it will serve as the exclusive listing agent for the former Corcoran College’s Fillmore building as renovations to 17th St. are planned.

CPOY Award

Alumna Wins College Photographer of the Year Award

January 12, 2015

Photojournalism alumna Tracy Eustaquio, B.F.A. ’14, won the Silver Award at the annual College Photographer of the Year Competition for her interpretive project, “Saudade.”

Susan Roth Form Frame Fold

Susan Roth’s First Solo Show in 24 Years Displayed at GW

December 29, 2014

The 21 paintings featured in the Luther W. Brady Art Gallery’s newest exhibition embrace the blend of vibrancy and structure that Ms. Roth unlocked during that paroxysm in 1980.

Mariana Rivera

Corcoran Student Explores Latin Identity through Photography

December 03, 2014

The Internet unites people through billions of entwined networks, but...have virtual connections weakened person-to-person interaction and sociability?

National Portfolio Day

Aspiring Artists Convene for National Portfolio Day

November 24, 2014

High school students touting thick portfolios and sketchbooks showed up at the George Washington University’s Corcoran School of the Arts and Design in herds on Saturday morning.