Alumna describes the influence of Dean Murry DePillars
This spring, VCU will recognize former VCUarts Dean Murry N. DePillars, Ph.D., by naming the Fine Arts Building on West Broad Street in his honor. As part of an ongoing celebration, we're speaking to alumni, colleagues and artists about his lasting legacy.
Suzanne Gwathmey (BFA ’82) describes how DePillars helped her gain entry to the School of the Arts, and mentored her along the way. "I was just determined not to let him down," she says, "and in turn, I wouldn't let myself down."
Read more in a Q+A with Gwathmey.