Helen C. Frederick

Helen C. Frederick (born 1945 in Pennsylvania) is an American artist, known mainly for printed media and large scale works created by hand papermaking and the use of language. Frederick has received numerous awards for her work, including a Fulbright (1973) and Mid-Atlantic Arts Award (1988), the Maryland Governor’s Award for leadership in the Arts (2000) and the Southern Graphic Council Printmaker Emeritus Award, (2008). Major exhibitions of her work have been held at the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University (2011), Dieu Donne’ Gallery, New York (1996), Henie Onstad Museum, Norway (1979) and traveling museum exhibitions in Japan, Scandinavia, Europe, the United States and South America. Frederick received her undergraduate degree and her Master of Fine Arts degrees from the Rhode Island School of Design. She is the founder of Pyramid Atlantic, a center for contemporary printmaking, hand papermaking and the art of the book, which she directed for twenty-eight years. Since 1996, Frederick has taught at George Mason University's School of Art, teaching printmaking and serving as director of the department's imprint, Navigation Press.

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1. Rhode Island School of Design Colleges/University

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD,  /ˈrɪzdiː/) is a fine arts and design college located in Providence, Rhode Island. It was founded in 1877. Located at the base of College Hill, the RISD campus is contiguous with the Brown University campus. The two institutions share social, academic, and community resources and offer joint courses. Applicants to RISD are required to complete RISD's infamous two-drawing "hometest", one of which involves the trademark RISD bicycle drawing. The school consistently ranks as the number one fine arts college in the United States.

Type Private university
2012. 299 mil. $
2010. 279 mil. $
Two College St, 02903 - Providence, Rhode Island
2013. 2,005
2010. 1,975
2009. 1,940
2013. 415
2010. 431
Acceptance rate
2013. 27.3 %
2010. 34.0 %
Local tuition
2014. 44.3 K $
2010. 38 K $
Official web page www.risd.edu
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