It’s Hard Work to Play Favorites: Q&A with Albert Paley and Eric Turner

June 28 marked the opening of American Metal: The Art of Albert Paley here at the Corcoran, a highly-anticipated retrospective that showcases the 50-year career of a remarkable metalsmith. We sat down with artist Albert Paley himself and exhibition curator, Eric Turner, of the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, to gain insight on a […]

Top 10 reasons to take a Sunday Continuing Education class

10. “It’s the Corcoran! Any day of the week is great, but Sunday is superior.” −Diane Charnov, Corcoran Continuing Education Student. 9. Choose from over 15 Sunday Continuing Education classes in art, design and photography offered for spring 2014. 8. “The museum vegan brunch is upstairs [at the downtown campus], grab a plate to go!”−Stephanie Basralian, Corcoran Continuing Education Student. […]

Mira Hecht: All Things Vanish

Exhibition at Adison/Ripley Fine Art January 18-March 15, 2014 Opening reception for the artist Saturday, January 18, 5-7 p.m. Addison/Ripley Fine Art is delighted to present its first exhibition of work by Mira Hecht. This collection of recent works on canvas, panel and paper is as ethereal as its title, All Things Vanish, and as […]

April Wood speaks at SIERAAD International Art Jewelry Fair’s “American Monday”

Corcoran jewelry instructor, April Wood, is one of ten Americans who will be exhibiting at SIERAAD International Art Jewelry Fair. The show is November 3-10, 2013 in Amsterdam the Netherlands. Ms. Woods will also participate in the Fair’s “American Monday” series of artist talks and demonstrations. She will speak about the context of her sculptural […]