Applications are now open for a unique interdisciplinary MFA combining socially engaged art with a focus on public policy. Applications accepted through April 1, 2020.
The Corcoran School of the Arts and Design at the George Washington University is now accepting applications to its graduate programs through April 1.
The program prepares students to create social change through a systems and human-centered framework.
Students develop dexterity through training in analog craft and digital fabrication, studies in history and theory, and exercises in real-world application.
Students balance academic study with supervised fieldwork at world-class institutions, where they build their skills and reputation as advocates for museum accessibility and accountability.
The Corcoran School of the Arts & Design’s class of 2016 had its graduation ceremony on May 14. The following week, more than half of the art school’s full-time faculty were told their contracts would not be renewed.
WASHINGTON, DC — Maeve McCool vividly remembers when she first learned that the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the conjoining Corcoran College of Art and Design would be no more.
The Corcoran School of the Arts & Design at the George Washington University provides a powerful arts experience in the heart of Washington, D.C.
On Saturday, the Corcoran Gallery of Art played host to a guerrilla funeral, not for a generous public figure or beloved artist, but for the institution itself.
The Corcoran Gallery of Art’s absorption into George Washington University (GWU) and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, first announced in February, has been finalized, the Washington Post reported.
After years of financial crisis, Washington, DC’s Corcoran Gallery of Art — the city’s largest and oldest private museum, which focuses on American art — has announced a plan that would see it “cease to exist as an independent institution,” the Washington Post reports.