08/18/2015Though she happily accepted the Kresge Foundation’s 2015 Eminent Artist award, 91-year-old designer Ruth Adler Schnee 45 IA is even happier that she’s still productive in her studio.
08/13/2015Meghan (Cowan) Devinat 01 JM and Benoit Devinat BID 02 are juggling family life with getting their new business off the ground.
08/10/2015Hard work and focus pay off for NYC producer Ryan Cunningham 02 FAV, who is now helping to create some of television’s funniest moments.
08/06/2015RI Youth Conservation League volunteers help RISD grad students make habitats for species known to improve coastal water quality.
08/05/2015Assistant Professor of Architecture Aaron Forrest is working with colleagues Yasmin Vobis and Brett Schneider to build an outlandish kiosk on the lakefront in Chicago.
07/31/2015As the new head of Apparel Design, British designer Neil Gilks is looking forward to building on RISD’s interdisciplinary “magic.”
07/23/2015Through his conceptual videogame Static Lagoon, Prashast Thapan 14 GD aims to provoke players into unplugging and looking beyond the screen.
07/20/2015A new Institute for Design and Public Policy will introduce strategists from public and private organizations to human-centered design as a means of solving complex problems.
07/14/2015Drawing Ambience, an exhibition on view at the RISD Museum, offers a glimpse into the generative process used by seminal architects prior to the digital age.
07/06/2015Six faculty members are conducting research in Central and South America, Asia and Europe with the goal of developing expansive new courses reflective of global realities.
07/02/2015A team of RI educators is preparing to test sculptural forms designed to attract marine life in the waters off India Point Park.
06/30/2015In Germ Studio, students devise medical tools that reduce health-care associated infections while addressing issues related to patient comfort.
06/26/2015Museum Fellow Edith Young 16 PH helps curator Kate Irvin care for historically significant fashions and fabrics.
06/23/2015Work by students in this spring’s Witness Tree studio is being exhibited at the Martin Van Buren National Historic Site in New York state.
06/19/2015Students in a cross-disciplinary spring studio dream up designs for a proposed Museum of Climate Change in Manhattan.
06/18/2015As a RISD Museum Fellow, Margaret Finaly 16 CR worked with a professional conservator in caring for prized objects in the collection.
06/16/2015Two teams of RISD-educated entrepreneurs will refine their products this summer as part of Boston’s MassChallenge Accelerator program.
06/12/2015New graduate Jake Sienkiewycz 15 ID/PH brings his love for the outdoors and everything he learned at RISD to his work at Vermont-based outdoor equipment startup Finn Utility.
06/09/2015Students in a Robert L. Turner-funded spring seminar on performance studies probed the intersections of politics, culture and performance.
06/08/2015Ryan Mather 15 ID is thrilled to start work as an interdisciplinary designer at littleBits – a New York-based company that manufactures DIY electronics kits.
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