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    Teaching Perspective

    Focused studies in Environmental Studies and Gender, Sexuality + Race helped Ali Blake 14 TX see her work in textiles – and the world around her – through a different lens.

    Nurturing Young Talent

    Ghanain painter and community artist Munir Mohammed MA 99 finds joy and serenity in teaching.

    Paradoxes and Polarities

    Multidisciplinary artist and MacArthur fellow Shahzia Sikander MFA 95 PT/PR encourages RISD students to question societal norms and reimagine the future.

    Acquiring a RISD Accent

    Having earned her undergraduate degree at RISD, Project Open Door alumna Sara Pollard 13 IL/MAT 14 is now pursuing a Master of Arts in Teaching and looking forward to becoming an art teacher.

    Teens Develop Portfolios

    Eleven ambitious Rhode Island teenagers got a good feel for designing and building in 3D thanks to a weeklong Project Open Door summer studio.