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  • Inspiring Ideas

    09/17/2014
    Senior Jessy Lu 15 TX finds fodder for her studio practice in the liberal arts classes she takes as a Literary Arts + Studies concentrator.

  • Force of Nature

    09/15/2014
    Multifaceted designer David Wiseman 03 FD combines his affinity for natural phenomena, exquisite craftsmanship and experimentation to create beautiful, timeless objects.

  • Teaching Perspective

    09/12/2014
    Focused studies in Environmental Studies and Gender, Sexuality + Race helped Ali Blake 14 TX see her work in textiles – and the world around her – through a different lens.

  • Dualities

    09/10/2014
    As a double major, Yves-Olivier Mandereau 15 CR/GD is passionate about exploring language, culture and communication in his work.

  • Exploring Life in a Drop of Water

    09/09/2014
    Summer interns at the Nature Lab worked to visualize the effects of climate change on marine plankton.

  • Getting Oriented to the Community

    09/09/2014
    Students participating in RISD’s Pre-Orientation Service Experience (POSE) volunteer together with local nonprofits.

  • Working on Woody’s Latest Film

    09/05/2014
    A production assistant on the set of Hollywood’s most iconic directors, Danielle Glynn 15 FAV kept close tabs on a celebrity cast.

  • Righting the Wrongs

    09/05/2014
    Through a Liberal Arts concentration in Gender, Race and Sexuality, Chandra Oh 15 GD is beginning to look at society’s outsiders in a new light.

  • Waxing Poetic

    09/03/2014
    Recent graduate Haley Davis 13 SC lands a plum job maintaining the wax figures at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco.
     

  • The Rigors of Writing

    09/02/2014
    A liberal arts concentration in Politics and Policy helped recent grad Carolyn Colton 14 FAV develop her voice as a filmmaker. 

  • Witnessing History

    08/29/2014
    Twenty objects made by students as part of last spring's Witness Tree Project are on view through October 5 in an exhibition in New Jersey.

  • Seeing Science

    08/22/2014
    Rising senior Serena Wu 15 IL looks to her HPSS concentration in Scientific Inquiry to help ground her explorations as an illustrator.

  • Using the Landscape of Glass

    08/20/2014
    Multidisciplinary artist Kim Harty 06 GL is excited to step up and lead the glass program at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit.

  • True Teamwork

    08/18/2014
    Graphic Design major Cathy Lee 15 GD experiences the joy of collaboration as a summer intern at IDEO.

  • Light and Dark

    08/15/2014
    First-time novelist Annie Weatherwax 84 SC introduces readers to the same combination of humor and grit that has infused her visual art for decades.

  • Full Throttle

    08/14/2014
    Summer intern Jamar Bromley MFA 15 GD designs “sexy and elegant graphics” to help launch Lit Motors’ curvy new two-wheeler.

  • Sundance Backs New Documentary

    08/11/2014
    Thanks to a Production Grant from the Sundance Institute, RaMell Ross MFA 14 PH will continue work on a feature film focused on the lives of young black men in Hale County, AL.

  • Classic Chic

    08/06/2014
    Nicole Romano 00 AP has made a name for herself through a collection of edgy new jewelry manufactured in RI’s traditional old factories.

  • Epic Plankton

    07/30/2014
    Summer interns at the Nature Lab are making an animated educational program about the importance of marine plankton.

  • Dancing on the Ceiling

    07/18/2014
    Designer, educator, retail expert and curator Matthew Bird 89 ID takes his cues from the weirdness of life. 

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RISD has a long history of offering Saturday and after-school classes for children and teens, as this photo from c. 1910 confirms.