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  • Painter Gets a Concentrated Boost

    10/11/2013
    Recent graduate Hannah Antalek 13 PT puts her Painting major and her HAVC concentration to work for her in New York.

  • Illustrators Rally Around We Art Boston

    10/08/2013
    Illustrator and faculty member Joe McKendry 94 IL promotes healing through art in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing. 

  • Patti Smith Shares Her Power

    10/08/2013
    The punk singer, poet, novelist and photographer delivers an anti-lecture to the pleased crowd at last week’s Gail Silver Memorial Lecture.

  • Tasty Typography

    10/04/2013
    Oded Ezer, the Graphic Design department’s 2013 Designer in Residence, offers tangible proof that creativity has not disappeared in the digital age.

  • Considering Careers

    10/02/2013
    At the Career Center’s latest Internship Connect Event, students weighed the options for working with a wide range of interesting employers.

  • Documenting the Arab-Israeli Stalemate

    09/25/2013
    Evan Grothian 15 FAV will soon embark on a trip to Israel with Marian Marzynski, the renowned Polish filmmaker, to shoot a reflective documentary on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

  • The Beauty of Being Open Minded

    09/25/2013
    As an HPSS concentrator, Claire Niederberger 14 GD finds that her research into media studies allows her to “add another level of meaning” to her studio work in Graphic Design.

  • Experiments in the Arctic

    09/19/2013
    Ming-Yi Wong MArch 10 and Amanda Thackray MFA 12 PR participated in The Arctic Circle’s Summer Solstice Expedition, a two-week residency program that took place aboard a Barquentine tall ship.

  • Critical Reading

    09/19/2013
    RISD is pleased to announce the release of The Art of Critical Making, a new book for the general public on applying the lessons of creative practice in a broader context.

  • Reclaiming New Delhi

    09/17/2013
    Through her work, interior architect Alina Vadera 11 IA shows her deep respect for India’s vast cultural and architectural history.

  • Terry Documents Traditional Drumming

    09/13/2013
    Footage shot by FAV Professor John Terry on the island of Carriacou can now be viewed on YouTube. 

  • New Students Dive in Through POSE

    09/12/2013
    Students refurbished an urban farm and took on other civically minded projects as part of RISD’s Pre-Orientation Service Experience (POSE).

  • Selin Wins Superlatives from Supima

    09/11/2013
    Morgan Selin 13 AP just won the grand prize in the 2013 Supima Design Competition, a glamorous runway show held as part of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in NYC.

  • New Faculty on View

    09/11/2013
    Recently appointed Foundation Studies assistant professor Deborah Zlotsky is currently showing drawings at the Atkinson Gallery in Santa Barbara.

  • Finding Furniture

    09/05/2013
    Andrea Parikh MFA 14 FD felt a rush of collective creative energy when she visited RISD’s studios for the first time.

  • Healthy Design

    09/03/2013
    Care New England’s Michael Esordi 91 GD is working to foster greater collaboration between designers and healthcare professionals.

  • Past and Present Collide

    08/30/2013
    Powerful large-scale photographs by Laura McPhee MFA 86 PH take viewers back in time.

  • Connecting with Kids

    08/27/2013
    By 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.

  • SURFing Underwater

    08/22/2013
    Wander, 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.

  • Drawn to Paint

    08/22/2013
    A retrospective of watercolors, pastels, drawings and oil paintings produced by the late Professor Emeritus Thomas Sgouros 50 IL graces Woods-Gerry Gallery.

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The façade of the Chace Center, a new multipurpose hub that opened
in 2008, offers an interesting contrast to the historic campus
buildings that surround it.