08/27/2013By pursuing an HPSS concentration on The Self in Society, Elizabeth Early von Oehsen 14 IL finds that she’s a better teacher and mentor to budding artists.
08/22/2013Wander, a tactile exhibition created by RISD’s Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows (SURF), celebrated the magical attributes of one of the world’s most basic but mysterious organisms: marine plankton.
08/22/2013A retrospective of watercolors, pastels, drawings and oil paintings produced by the late Professor Emeritus Thomas Sgouros 50 IL graces Woods-Gerry Gallery.
08/21/2013Dana Hamdan MA 13 presented digital projections of exotic animals designed to run across the walls of an austere human cage: the Middlesex County Jail in Cambridge, MA.
08/16/2013Things clicked into place when Jenna Hiebert 14 CR began working with clay and figured out that Ceramics was a natural fit for her interests and temperament.
08/12/2013Eleven ambitious Rhode Island teenagers got a good feel for designing and building in 3D thanks to a weeklong Project Open Door summer studio.
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.
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