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  • Printing Time

    07/03/2013
    In 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. 

  • The Beauty of Biology

    07/02/2013
    Stimulating 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.

  • Pelosi Attends Roundtable at RISD

    06/25/2013
    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was the guest of honor when RISD and Congressman David Cicilline hosted a discussion on advanced manufacturing in Rhode Island. 

  • Sustainable Surfing

    06/24/2013
    Kevin Cunningham BArch 05 is making waves in the surfing industry for his one-man company that produces eco-friendly boards.

  • London Calling

    06/19/2013
    Fulbright 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.

  • Mehretu’s Revolutions on Canvas

    06/17/2013
    Internationally known painter Julie Mehretu MFA 97 PT/PR is currently showing a new body of work inspired by global upheaval.

  • Designing for Kids

    06/12/2013
    Robin Hayashi 13 GD created a fun new exhibit called Image & Illusion as her parting gift to the Providence Children’s Museum.

  • Enterprising Inventions

    06/07/2013
    In the spring collaborative studio Product Design and Development, students from RISD and MIT teamed up to develop inventive products that address everyday problems.

  • Library Hosts Materials Symposium

    06/06/2013
    Librarians and educators from across the country are convening at RISD to discuss the role of libraries in building materials literacy among students.

  • Cross-Cultural Think Tank

    06/06/2013
    A group of Digital + Media alumni continues to turn to Third-World thinkers for solutions to First-World problems.

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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.