Cotsen gift signing ceremony

Cotsen Textile Collections Find New Home at the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum

October 11, 2018

The university received two collections and an endowment totaling $18.4 million.

image of the Fall Dance Concert

GW Today’s Fall Guide to the Arts

September 12, 2018


anatolian kilim textile art

‘A Nomad’s Art’ Showcases Beauty and Necessity

September 04, 2018

Kilims, the subject of a new exhibition at the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, were essential to Anatolian nomadic life.


‘Sexual + Being’ Launches at Corcoran

July 23, 2018

Campaign by the D.C. Department of Health aims to promote sexual health education without judgment or stigma.


Cartoonist’s Spiked Works Get Public Display

July 19, 2018

Corcoran School hosts exhibition of rejected cartoons by ex-Pittsburgh Post-Gazette cartoonist Rob Rogers. 


Drawings from '101 Things to Learn in Art School' Donated to Brady Gallery

July 19, 2018

Artist Kit White gifted 82 drawings from his bestselling book in honor of gallery’s late namesake.

Sydney Elle Gray

Brady Gallery Hosts First Exhibition in New Flagg Building Space

June 18, 2018
“Full Circle: Hue and Saturation in the Washington Color School” will run through Oct. 26.

George Celebrates at Parade for Washington Capitals

June 12, 2018

George, the George Washington University mascot, joined thousands of Washington Capitals fans at the victory parade to celebrate the team's 2018 Stanley Cup Championship. Dressed in r

Eric Dietrich

In Photos: Veteran Documents Armed Forces Retirement Home

May 24, 2018
"Fifty Cents a Paycheck" by Corcoran School of the Arts and Design student Eric Dietrich is an intimate look at the late lives of those who serve.
Steinkamp Loop

Corcoran School Acquires Works of Art from Former Gallery Collection

May 14, 2018
The sculptures, prints, paintings, photographs and other works from the Corcoran Gallery of Art will serve as the core of the Corcoran Research Collection.
Captain America shield

‘Infinity War’ Directors Are ‘Happy Monsters’

May 07, 2018
Joe and Anthony Russo share the secrets, challenges and triumphs of bringing comics to life.
Corcoran student Quincy Mata supplemented his digital graphic novel with a performance at the NEXT opening reception. (William A

NEXT Celebrates Work of Corcoran Students

April 30, 2018
The annual senior thesis exhibition is open at the Flagg Building through May 20.
Rosetta Tharpe

#GWMusicMonday: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts Sister Rosetta Tharpe

April 16, 2018
GW Today presents a musical guide to the rock-and-roll trailblazer from English and American Studies professor and Tharpe biographer Gayle Wald.
Contemporaneous newspaper sources reveal where citizens got their ideas about Alexander Hamilton. (Images via The George Washing

Alexander Hamilton Makes Headlines

April 09, 2018
Newest exhibit at the George Washington Museum and The Textile Museum showcases the founding father’s appearances in contemporaneous media.
Image of Guido Goldman

Scholar Honored at Textile Museum Gala

March 26, 2018
Art collector Guido Goldman receives lifetime achievement award, while former President Steven Knapp and retiring Treasurer Lou Katz receive awards of distinction.