This summer nine RISD students will pursue internships designed to bring art and design thinking to the realm of public policy and large social issues.
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Ceramics Department Head Katy Schimert searches the ocean’s depths and captures the public’s imagination with a solo show and residency at UMass/Amherst.
RISD students recently traveled to Earth University, a Costa Rican research institute focused on sustainable agriculture, to build a functional and energy efficient prototype of a one-room schoolhouse.
As part of RISD’s MLK Day of Service, paint-smeared students led art workshops at a local elementary school.
Students enrolled in Votelab: Designing for Democracy are applying design thinking to help solve some of the systemic kinks in the US election process.
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