05/07/2012When AIGA’s CEO Ric Grefé visited RISD this spring, he provided invaluable feedback on designing for political advocacy and public service communications.
05/03/2012Thanks to funding from the van Beuren Charitable Foundation, graduate students in Interior Architecture are envisioning future uses for the Jane Pickens Theater in Newport, RI.
poet and Associate Professor Mairéad
Byrne curates and hosts a monthly feast of poetry, music and performance
open to the Providence public.
05/01/2012As part of SmART Schools, a research-based K–12 reform initiative, Industrial Design faculty member Amy Leidtke is leading two mini-institutes this spring to help Rhode Island math and science teachers incorporate art and design into their lesson plans.
04/17/2012Alum Tomory Dodge 98 PT and current student Arthur Peña MFA 12 PT engage in
dialogue about Abstract Expressionism,
liminal spaces and “the death of painting.”
04/13/2012Foundation Studies students are showing folded-paper sculpture installations created for Clad In, a designer clothing store in Providence.
04/04/2012After working on dozens of blockbuster films, jewelry designer Dana Schneider 82 SC
felt like she won the lottery when asked to create the iconic mockingjay pin for The
04/02/2012In celebration of National Landscape Architecture Month, RISD is bringing
seven prominent practitioners to campus to talk about their work.
04/02/2012In a recent panel discussion on Color Effects, artist Spencer Finch MFA 89 SC spoke with a
biologist and photographer about the nature of color and its ramifications in
the fields of art and science.
a competitive fellowship, Landscape Architecture faculty member Takuma Ono
will engage in research on dredging during a three-month residency at the Gardner Museum in Boston.
03/29/2012This spring Foundation Studies faculty
member Amy Goodwin 87 ID is showing a new collection of paintings at the
Albright Art Gallery in Concord, MA.
03/22/2012On June 2, the RISD Alumni Association will present information graphics maverick Nick Felton 99 GD with its 2012 Business of Design Award.
03/22/2012Students use their drive and Kickstarter to bring a creative car to this summer's Burning Man Festival.
03/21/2012Thanks to a lot of love, RISD's cocky mascot now holds up better than ever.
03/20/2012The multipurpose egg crackers
Foundation students created last fall show how aesthetics and engineering naturally
come together at RISD.
03/09/2012In his March 14 talk on Screen Fluency, Kevin Kelly will discuss the
importance of visual and multimedia literacy in a digital world.
03/08/2012Three recent RISD Architecture graduates help
Memorial Sloan-Kettering envision potential solutions to more supportive
Bo Joseph 92 PT, whose work is on view in a New York solo show, looks
to the entire history of world cultures in creating evocative paintings and
drawings that help clarify his own world view.
03/05/2012At its June 2 ceremony, RISD will present honorary degrees
to Japanese film animation house Studio
Ghibli, writer-activist Rebecca
Solnit and Pritzker Prize-winning architect Wang Shu, who will also deliver the keynote address.
02/29/2012In Letting Loose, her latest solo show, neosurrealist painter Wendy Seller, an assistant professor in Foundation Studies, moves beyond her signature style to create intriguing collages.
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