10/25/2012“Designtrepreneur” Joe Gebbia 05 GD/ID, cofounder of Airbnb, spoke at RISD last week to launch the Career Center’s Mindshare 2012.
10/31/2012Dick Jones, a new exhibition featuring the RISD library’s latest acquisition to its Archive of Graphic Design and Illustration, celebrates America’s golden age of advertising.
10/23/2012A recent panel discussion involving participants from RISD, Brown and the local performing arts group Everett focused on the natural connections between art and science.
10/19/2012The annual fringe fest lets audiences peer into the wondrous world of digital media.
10/16/2012While studying at the Woods Hole Marine Biological Lab (MBL), Lizzie Kripke 14 PT created a cutting-edge animation that allows scientists to visualize complex skin structures in ways previously unseen.
10/15/2012Students enrolled in an experimental graduate studies course ponder how they will sustain their creative practices – and what those choices mean for the larger artistic community.
10/10/2012A panel discussion centered around the ongoing STEAM initiative drew plenty of interest at RISD by Design 2012.
09/12/2012Professor Seth Stem works with BASF to develop new uses for an eco-friendly, hemp-based alternative to plastic.
09/07/2012All incoming undergrads are reading Junot Díaz’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel as part of the 2012 Common Reading Program – and then meeting the author in November.
09/06/2012RISD is working to raise funds for an endowed scholarship in honor of Professor Emeritus Malcolm Grear, an internationally known graphic designer who was also one of the school’s most highly respected teachers.
08/22/2012In a collaboration that reflects RISD’s commitment to critical making and community engagement, students in Ceramics and TLAD worked with local teens to create new tile murals for Providence's Hope High School.
08/17/2012In the spring studio Communicating Medical Risk, Brown undergraduates teamed up with RISD art and design majors to look at better ways of disseminating medical information.
07/31/2012In the breakthrough
film Beasts of the Southern Wild, an
apocalyptic fairytale comes to life thanks to amazing contributions from Annie Evelyn 99 FD/MFA 07, Sophie Kosofsky 06 FD, Jonathan Mosca 07 PR and Eliza Zeitlin 07 SC.
07/26/2012Passersby are hoping the 35-ton house Do Ho Suh 94 PT has placed teetering off a seven-story building in southern
California is more illusion than reality. But it’s actually a bit of both.
07/16/2012Increasingly more RISD students have turned to yoga to help
them relax, focus and tap into their creative strengths.
comprehensive museum survey of work by glass alum Josiah McElheny 89 GL is attracting well-deserved attention at Boston’s
Institute of Contemporary Art.
06/26/2012Students in a
spring Sculpture studio taught by Professor Ellen Driscoll are creating
public art for Kennedy Plaza as part of a major initiative funded by the NEA.
06/21/2012When architect Eduardo
Benamor Duarte had an idea for building with porcelain blocks, he turned to
RISD’s Ceramics department experts for help.
06/21/2012Inspired by recent interaction with Asia’s top creative leaders, President John Maeda reflects on his own experiences as an artist and designer of Asian descent.
06/11/2012When illustrators from around the world converge on Providence from June 13–16, the ICON7 conference will bear a distinct RISD stamp.
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