Summer Teacher Institute 2013

Art and Social Justice

Tuesday, June 25 - Friday, June 28

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


The 2013 Corcoran Summer Teacher Institute explores how art can break barriers towards a common goal of social justice. Speakers, workshops, gallery activities, and discussions will address issues of social justice from a number of disciplines, especially those that emphasize involvement and a multifaceted approach to social change. Topics, ranging from global capitalism, gender issues, food politics, community building, media and technology and pedagogy with emphasis on intersectional issues and methodology.

The Summer Teacher Institute 2013 is now full. For waitlist inquiries, please email

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Yinka Shonibare

Yinka Shonibare, MBE. Girl on Globe 2. 2011. Fiberglass mannequin, Dutch wax printed cotton, globe. 39 3/8 x 29 1/2 x 32 1/4 inches (figure); 31 1/2 inches round (globe). Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. Museum purchase, by exchange: William A. Clark Collection. 2012.001a&b. © The Artist / Courtesy James Cohan Gallery, New York/Shanghai


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Corcoran Gallery and College of Art + Design
500 Seventeenth Street NW Washington, DC 20006
Gallery:  (202) 639-1700
College: (202) 639-1800