At Critical Design/Critical Futures, makers, writers, practitioners and educators exchanged ideas about the ways contemporary design influences forthcoming political, social and economic engagement.
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Brooklyn-based artist Mia Pearlman speaks to RISD students about her magical site-specific installations.
A visit from photojournalist and activist Richard Ross inspires RISD students to pursue social justice projects.
Two visiting designers from Microsoft offer a workshop for students and alumni interested in designing for people with disabilities.
In January, RISD’s Career Center hosted an event that offered professional advice for students hoping to break into the fine art market.
Students in a cross-disciplinary studio make visceral works inspired by our largest – and perhaps most alluring – organ.
Senior Chloé Bulpin 15 IL stashes packages of water bugs, silkworms, crickets – even armored scorpions – in her freezer when hosting dinners to normalize eating insects.
Recent alums founded Pneuhaus, a contemporary art and design collective focused on making gargantuan inflatables and other breathtaking objects.
Architects, designers, researchers and policy makers discuss strategies for initiating change and rethinking America’s unhealthiest neighborhoods.
Students and faculty collaborate to brainstorm new tools and techniques for battling the epidemic in West Africa.
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