RISD students enrolled in Dialogue Across the Diaspora are traveling to South Africa to curate a powerful exhibition that communicates their incisive research on the global slave trade.
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Illustrator and faculty member Joe McKendry 94 IL promotes healing through art in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing.
Wander, 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.
Recent Industrial Design graduates are developing an inventive new toy called PlayMap that helps children feel spatial relationships and visualize geography through touch.
This summer 10 students have won Maharam STEAM Fellowships to apply design thinking to their work with government agencies and nonprofits.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was the guest of honor when RISD and Congressman David Cicilline hosted a discussion on advanced manufacturing in Rhode Island.
Kevin Cunningham BArch 05 is making waves in the surfing industry for his one-man company that produces eco-friendly boards.
Anchal uses design and thread to provide commercial sex workers an alternative source of income and break the cycle of dependency and despair.
Social activist Eliza
Squibb13 TX designs a textile to convey a critical message about
vaccinations to women in Mali, West Africa.
As an expat and a designer, Misha Beletsky 95 IL watched the response to last year’s election scandal in Russia with great interest.
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