Teaching at RISD allows Andrew Robarts, a recently hired assistant professor in History, Philosophy + the Social Sciences, to approach Middle Eastern history from a new angle.
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Students in a Sculpture studio learn about the surprises of working with molten metal during a full-day “iron pour.”
Actor and humanitarian Danny Glover tops off this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Series with a visit to RISD on January 28.
Students work with Designtex to develop edgy, large-scale installations for downtown Providence.
Students in the Northern Visions Landscape Architecture studio traveled to Sri Lanka during Wintersession to sow the seeds of long-term growth.
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.
In a two-part studio sponsored by Cessna, students are exploring the nature of flight and ways to improve the experience of aviation.
A new interdisciplinary travel course in Guyana focuses on ecological conservation, cross-cultural communication and the arts.
Students in Creature-Creation recently suited up into their self-made puppet costumes and descended on downtown Providence to film impromptu interactions with the public.
Students in RISD’s first-ever theatrical design studio create sets and costumes for the Providence Ballet Theatre’s spring premiere of an all-new ballet.
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