06/26/2014Students in a newly created spring seminar worked with immigrants at a housing project to create a permanent installation reflecting their shared vision of home.
Tags: local/regional, Foundation Studies, interdisciplinary, History of Art + Visual Culture, partnerships + collaborations, public engagement, Liberal Arts, students
06/02/2014An experimental spring studio sheds light on changing ecosystems by focusing on migrating marine duck species that winter in Rhode Island.
Tags: local/regional, Digital + Media, Foundation Studies, interdisciplinary, partnerships + collaborations, public engagement, sustainability
03/10/2014A MacColl Johnson Fellowship is giving Associate Professor of Foundation Studies Leslie Hirst the freedom to pursue exciting new studio work while on sabbatical.
Tags: Foundation Studies, faculty
02/14/2014Students in Creature-Creation recently suited up into their self-made puppet costumes and descended on downtown Providence to film impromptu interactions with the public.
Tags: local/regional, collaborations, entertainment, Film-Animation-Video, Foundation Studies, innovation, public engagement, students, wintersession
10/28/2013RISD’s 2013–14 Mapping Learning series is bringing members of the campus community together for candid discussions about pedagogy, critique and new paradigms for learning.
Tags: Architecture, Foundation Studies, faculty, Glass, interdisciplinary, Industrial Design, Photography
09/11/2013Recently appointed Foundation Studies assistant professor Deborah Zlotsky is currently showing drawings at the Atkinson Gallery in Santa Barbara.
04/30/2013RISD’s Critical Making Task Force is leading efforts to pursue selected goals set forth in the Strategic Plan, including the notion of establishing an interdisciplinary center with shared equipment.
Tags: Film-Animation-Video, Foundation Studies, faculty, interdisciplinary, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, research, Liberal Arts
01/29/2013RISD has launched a new Academic Commons Program (ACP) to galvanize teaching and learning initiatives across campus.
Tags: collaborations, English, Foundation Studies, faculty, graduate, Graphic Design, interdisciplinary, History of Art + Visual Culture, Industrial Design, partnerships + collaborations, research, Literary Arts + Studies
07/16/2012Increasingly more RISD students have turned to yoga to help
them relax, focus and tap into their creative strengths.
Tags: Foundation Studies, Illustration, Industrial Design, Painting, students
04/13/2012Foundation Studies students are showing folded-paper sculpture installations created for Clad In, a designer clothing store in Providence.
Tags: local/regional, Foundation Studies, interdisciplinary, students
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