08/05/2013This summer Sameer Farooq MFA 14 GD witnessed the uprisings in Cairo, Egypt while working on a site-specific project inspired by the looting of the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities.
08/02/2013Hannah Soukup 13 AP constructed Opalescent, an ethereal collection of silk and polyester garments that appear to defy gravity.
08/02/2013Excited by the endless potential, sculptor Rebecca Kamen MFA 78 SC is passionate about creating art that helps scientists make cross-disciplinary connections.
07/30/2013Thirty K–12 art teachers from Rhode Island and beyond got their hands dirty and their energy restored at RISD’s second annual Teachers’ Studio Institute.
07/26/2013Artist Andrés Monzón-Aguirre 09 PT/CR is working to realize his dream for an international art center on his family’s former coffee plantation.
07/24/2013Carol Strohecker, an accomplished designer of learning environments, will join RISD’s academic leadership team in August.
07/19/2013Recent Industrial Design graduates are developing an inventive new toy called PlayMap that helps children feel spatial relationships and visualize geography through touch.
07/16/2013In Locally Made, the RISD Museum presents its first multimedia survey of the work of regionally based artists and designers in more than 20 years.
07/16/2013RISD alum Lisa Maione 05 GD and her team won the first-ever Publishing Hackathon with Evoke, a startup for connecting readers with fictional characters.
07/10/2013Thanks to a grant from Google, Professor John Terry and FAV students are experimenting with several Glass prototypes.
07/10/2013Viewers can really sink their teeth into the dark comedy Brett Van Egmond 13 FAV made as his senior degree project.
07/08/2013This summer 10 students have won Maharam STEAM Fellowships to apply design thinking to their work with government agencies and nonprofits.
07/03/2013In an exhibition he curated at the National Academy Museum, Professor of Printmaking Andrew Raftery chose to focus on artists’ depictions of the passage of time.
07/02/2013Stimulating pieces are now on view in Carrefour: Intersections of Biomedical Research and Art, which features the work of 11 artists immersed in the biomedical field.
06/25/2013House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was the guest of honor when RISD and Congressman David Cicilline hosted a discussion on advanced manufacturing in Rhode Island.
06/24/2013Kevin Cunningham BArch 05 is making waves in the surfing industry for his one-man company that produces eco-friendly boards.
06/19/2013Fulbright alum Louie Rigano 10 ID has now earned a coveted Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Arts Award to pursue a master’s at the Royal College of Art.
06/17/2013Internationally known painter Julie Mehretu MFA 97 PT/PR is currently showing a new body of work inspired by global upheaval.
06/12/2013Robin Hayashi 13 GD created a fun new exhibit called Image & Illusion as her parting gift to the Providence Children’s Museum.
06/07/2013In the spring collaborative studio Product Design and Development, students from RISD and MIT teamed up to develop inventive products that address everyday problems.
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