Many interesting and poignant news articles have been published regarding leadership, fundraising efforts and the subsequent selling off of real estate by the Corcoran. Here, we have compiled those stories.

August 18, 2014

Washington Post, Style Blog
“Corcoran Merger with National Gallery, George Washington University approved: 7 things you need to know”
by Maura Judkis

AP
“Judge approves merger of Corcoran Gallery of Art”
by Brett Zongker

Judge Robert Okun’s decision to grant the Trustees of the Corcoran Cy Prés
Court Briefing

 

August 16, 2014

Washington Post, Opinions
“Art preservation needed at the Corcoran”
by Camila Rondon and Jayme McLellan

 

August 12, 2014

Washington Post, Museums
“For Save the Corcoran, an anxious wait in the face of a merger”
by Maura Judkis

Washington City Paper, Arts Desk
“Why Isn’t Jayme McLellan Teaching at the Corcoran This Fall?”
by Christina Cauterucci

 

August 11, 2014

Washington Post, Style
“The Corcoran Should Remain Intact. Here’s why.”
by Philip Kennicott

LA Times, Arts & Entertainment
“Claims of retaliation for faculty dissent at Corcoran Gallery of Art”
by Christopher Knight

August 8, 2014

The InTowner
“Corcoran’s Move to Dissolve Legally & Transfer Art & Building by Cy Près Proceeding Challenged in Court; Decision Very Soon”
by Anthony L. Harvey

 

August 6, 2014

Washington Post, Museums
“Closing arguments presented in plan to break up Corcoran Gallery”
by David Montgomery

AP
“Judge Hears Arguments on Corcoran Gallery Merger”
by Brett Zongker

August 4, 2014

The Wall Street Journal, Life & Culture
“Isn’t There a Better Way? A Hearing to decide the fate of the Corcoran Gallery of Art”
by Lee Rosenbaum

 

July 31, 2014

Washington Post, Museums
“University of Maryland adds own plan to proposals for rescue of Corcoran Gallery”
by David Montgomery

July 30, 2014

Washington Post, Museums
“Star witness for foes at Corcoran Gallery breakup entertains court with many tales”
by David Montgomery

 

July 29, 2014

Washington City Paper, Arts Desk
“On the Corcoran’s First Day in Court, Its COO Gets Grilled”
by Christina Cauterucci