04/30/2015At Critical Design/Critical Futures, makers, writers, practitioners and educators exchanged ideas about the ways contemporary design influences forthcoming political, social and economic engagement.
04/29/2015Teaching 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.
04/28/2015Brooklyn-based artist Mia Pearlman speaks to RISD students about her magical site-specific installations.
04/27/2015RISD launches Slice of Life, an immersive study abroad program in Seoul, Korea.
04/17/2015Hundreds of students welcome advice from arts professionals at the 2015 Fine Arts Portfolio Review.
04/16/2015A visit from photojournalist and activist Richard Ross inspires RISD students to pursue social justice projects.
04/14/2015Students work with the Raqs Media Collective to explore notions of narrative, counter-narrative and the power of marginalia.
04/13/2015Design strategist, teacher and researcher Pradeep Sharma accepts a permanent appointment as provost.
04/09/2015In two provocative new shows, artist Janine Antoni MFA 89 SC presents visceral responses to embodied experience.
04/08/2015Two visiting designers from Microsoft offer a workshop for students and alumni interested in designing for people with disabilities.
03/30/2015Scholarship winner Chereth Hines-Channer MArch 16 will gain invaluable experience interning at one of the world’s leading architectural firms.
03/26/2015Gifted teacher Stephanie (Welch) Silverman 04 FD accepts a top honor at the National Art Education Association convention in New Orleans.
03/23/2015Students, faculty and visiting artists consider the link between digital interfaces and the imagination as part of RISD’s new tool ( ) series.
03/18/2015Filmmaker John Waters, writer Adam Gopnik and musicians Chris Frantz 74 PT, Tina Weymouth 74 PT and Jerry Harrison to accept honorary degrees.
03/16/2015The Career Center’s Design Portfolio Review offers students the opportunity to meet with hundreds of potential employers.
03/16/2015Poet and provocateur Kenneth Goldsmith 84 SC leads a cross-disciplinary discussion about questions of plagiarism and originality in art, design and higher ed.
03/11/2015A new $2.5-million gift to the RISD Museum builds on the Rockefeller family’s century-long legacy of supporting the arts in Rhode Island.
03/09/2015Professor Jim Barnes BArch 69 works with graduate students in Architecture to inspire teens to pursue related fields.
03/03/2015Foundation Studies Programs Head Shawn Greenlee 96 PR has earned a MacColl Johnson Fellowship to explore ancient Asian instruments in the context of new technology.
02/25/2015In January, RISD’s Career Center hosted an event that offered professional advice for students hoping to break into the fine art market.
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