South Africa Project 2019

Africans: Where Are We Going?

February 04, 2019

This year’s Bokamoso youth residency at GW attempts to make sense of South African society 25 years after the end of Apartheid.

Chinese New Year 2019

GW Celebrates the Year of the Pig

February 01, 2019

Event honors the Lunar New Year with traditional song and dance.

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Guerilla Projection Artist Brings ‘OPEN’ Dialogue to the Corcoran

January 31, 2019

Installation by Robin Bell is a prelude to the Corcoran’s upcoming retrospective on censored Robert Mapplethorpe exhibition.

Ron Chernow Event Promotion

GW Announces Presidential Distinguished Event Series

January 28, 2019

Ron Chernow, the award-winning historian whose book inspired the Broadway play “Hamilton,” will visit the university to kick off the series.

Charming felted ornaments are among the gifts on offer at the George Washington University Museum and the Textile Museum.

Last Minute Holiday Gifts in Foggy Bottom

December 07, 2018

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

A student hands over work for evaluation. (William Atkins/GW Today)

High School Students Get Art School Application Advice at National Portfolio Day

November 19, 2018

Students showed their work to representatives from over 50 colleges of art and design.

Pieces from the museum collection are laid out for digital photography at the Avenir Center.

Museum Grant Will Make Textiles Available Globally via Digital Database

October 29, 2018

The $250,000 award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services creates funding for high-resolution photography and digital data collection of some 5,200 objects.

A guest at the Corcoran Masquerade Ball.

In Photos: Corcoran Masquerade Ball 2018

October 24, 2018

Students and community members celebrated Halloween in fun, elegant and eerie style.

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

September

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.

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‘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.

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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. 

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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.