History of Decorative Arts programs are usually offered at the graduate level. They are similar in structure to Art History programs but focus on the stylistic, historical, and theoretical contexts of European and American decorative arts and design.
Catherine Menard | Pasadena Genocide Memorial Competition Winner
“This was a competitive process, and we considered a number of very fine proposals,” says Committee Chair William M. Paparian, Esq., an attorney and former Mayor of Pasadena. “But our final decision was unanimous. We were deeply impressed by Catherine, who developed and presented an emotionally compelling design for a historical event that she initially knew nothing about. We hope that this memorial will inspire a similar emotional connection in those who encounter it, for generations to come.”