A protestor in front of the U.S. Capitol. (Eric Lee)

In Photos: Devotion and Defiance at D.C. Protests

June 08, 2020

Corcoran student Eric Lee is chronicling the Black Lives Matter movement against police brutality.

Photo by Olga Jaramillo Salazar.

In Photos: Corcoran Students’ Life During the Pandemic

June 08, 2020

National Geographic featured GW students in a piece about how college students are documenting their period of isolation.

Image of Richard Weitz and his daughter, Demi.

Zooming with the Stars

May 22, 2020

Richard Weitz, B.A. ’91, organizes intimate, invite-only Zoom concerts that have become a way for celebrities to help their communities.

Joey Enriquez's "diserto diserto."

In Photos: NEXT 2020, Virtually

May 20, 2020

A gallery of featured work by Corcoran student artists.

Managing Art Director John McGlasson makes paper versions of his daughter's favorite characters. (Courtesy John McGlasson)

Dreamy Meals, Paper Crafts and ‘Veronica Mars’

May 08, 2020

GW staff, faculty and students share the activities, shows, movies and music they’re enjoying during quarantine.

A GW Arts Walk attendee takes part in a community craft activity. (Harrison Jones/GW Today)

In Photos: GW Arts Walk 2020

March 11, 2020

The university community enjoyed tours, performances and crafts at GW's arts venues.

Kurt Nahar's "YOUR COMFORT ZONE WILL KILL YOU" is among the works on display. (Denny Henry)

In Photos: "Inter|Sectionality" at the Corcoran

February 28, 2020

The exhibition, closing March 22, celebrates artists from the Caribbean diaspora in Miami.

Textile samples at the Washington Design Center.

In Photos: Behind the Scenes with Interior Architecture Students

February 24, 2020

Students from Scott Jones' "Interior Materials and Color Theory" class visited the Washington Design Center last week.

A close-up fragment of velvet from the digitized Textile Museum Collection.

Collections Website Offers Research Opportunities

February 03, 2020

GW’s new online archive includes photographs and information about more than 4,000 artifacts so far.

A dancer from Artesaos do Corpo. (Courtesy Artesaos do Corpo)

In Photos: Brazilian Guest Artists in Motion

January 29, 2020

Dancers from Artesaos Do Corpo dance theatre visited GW to train student dancers for an April performance.

crocheted stuffed animal

Museum Shop Gift Guide 2019

December 13, 2019

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum shop has a selection of gift options for every budget.

Thomas Campbell smiling with arms crossed standing by pillars

Thomas P. Campbell Honored with George Hewitt Myers Award for Lifetime Achievement in Textile Arts

November 22, 2019

Museum leader recognized for generating appreciation of the textile arts

Marlon West visited the Corcoran to discuss the process of animating magical worlds. (William Atkins/GW Today)

Behind the Scenes of ‘Frozen 2’

November 21, 2019

Corcoran students previewed the likely winter blockbuster with a Disney animator who created its effects.

Marie-Eve Celio. (William Atkins/GW Today)

Marie-Eve Celio to Lead New Textile Study Center

October 21, 2019

Academic coordinator position endowed by Cotsen 1985 Trust to lead Cotsen Textile Traces Study Center, opening spring 2020.