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  • The Feeling of Flight

    06/24/2014
    For their final project in a studio sponsored by Cessna, students created an installation that transports viewers to a place where time and space seem to disappear.

  • New Space for Museum’s Treasures

    06/20/2014
    The newly completed $8.4 million renovation of the RISD Museum’s Eliza G. Radeke Building opens up eight spacious, light-filled galleries housing some of its most prized possessions.

  • New Directions in Teaching

    06/18/2014
    Six faculty members win 2050 Fund grants to pursue exciting new initiatives this fall.

  • RISD Honors Excellence in Teaching

    06/13/2014
    Longtime Professor of Illustration Jean Blackburn 79 PT and History of Art and Visual Culture Lecturer Dalia Linssen each earn the 2014 John R. Frazier Award.

  • One Degree of Separation

    06/09/2014
    Having  landed a Jack Kent Cooke Foundation grant, Myles Dunigan 10 PR is pursuing a master’s at the University of Kansas where he looks forward to connecting with other RISD alumni.

  • West Side Story

    06/06/2014
    Farhan Mian BArch 14 is excited to be moving on to Robert A.M. Stern Architects, where he’ll focus on high-rise projects in Manhattan.

  • Under African Skies

    06/05/2014
    Mixed-media artist Josefina Muñoz Torres MFA 13 GL connects with an ancient, nomadic way of life that helps her redefine the meaning of home.

  • Reinventing Rocky Point

    06/04/2014
    Landscape Architecture students are researching possibilities and proposing sustainable strategies for a 120-acre waterfront site in Rhode Island.

  • Love Is All You Need

    06/03/2014
    Speakers at RISD’s Commencement ceremony on May 31 reminded students to build on their achievements by focusing on doing what they love. 

  • Ecocentric Practices

    06/02/2014
    An experimental spring studio sheds light on changing ecosystems by focusing on migrating marine duck species that winter in Rhode Island.

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At RISD there's nothing unusual about suddenly finding a doorknob on a tree trunk, shown here across from Carr House,
the charming home of Student Life offices and the student-run Carr Haus Café.