09/25/2013Evan Grothian 15 FAV will soon embark on a trip to Israel with Marian Marzynski, the renowned Polish filmmaker, to shoot a reflective documentary on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Tags: academic collaborations, collaborations, Film-Animation-Video, faculty, global, students
09/25/2013As an HPSS concentrator, Claire Niederberger 14 GD finds that her research into media studies allows her to “add another level of meaning” to her studio work in Graphic Design.
Tags: Graphic Design, History, Philosophy + the Social Sciences, students
09/12/2013Students refurbished an urban farm and took on other civically minded projects as part of RISD’s Pre-Orientation Service Experience (POSE).
Tags: local/regional, collaborations, nonprofits, partnerships + collaborations, public engagement, students, sustainability
09/05/2013Andrea Parikh MFA 14 FD felt a rush of collective creative energy when she visited RISD’s studios for the first time.
Tags: Furniture Design, Graduate Studies, students
08/27/2013By pursuing an HPSS concentration on The Self in Society, Elizabeth Early von Oehsen 14 IL finds that she’s a better teacher and mentor to budding artists.
Tags: internships, History, Philosophy + the Social Sciences, Illustration, students
08/22/2013Wander, a tactile exhibition created by RISD’s Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows (SURF), celebrated the magical attributes of one of the world’s most basic but mysterious organisms: marine plankton.
Tags: Brown, collaborations, graduate, public engagement, research, social responsibility, STEAM, students
08/21/2013Dana Hamdan MA 13 presented digital projections of exotic animals designed to run across the walls of an austere human cage: the Middlesex County Jail in Cambridge, MA.
Tags: adaptive reuse, local/regional, digital, graduate, Interior Architecture, public engagement, students
08/16/2013Things clicked into place when Jenna Hiebert 14 CR began working with clay and figured out that Ceramics was a natural fit for her interests and temperament.
Tags: Ceramics, students
08/05/2013This summer Sameer Farooq MFA 14 GD witnessed the uprisings in Cairo, Egypt while working on a site-specific project inspired by the looting of the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities.
Tags: graduate, global, Graphic Design, students
08/02/2013Hannah Soukup 13 AP constructed Opalescent, an ethereal collection of silk and polyester garments that appear to defy gravity.
Tags: Apparel Design, students
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