05/20/2013This spring RISD was invited to send a faculty member and a grad student to the heart of the Tuscan Leather District to investigate the potential of vegetable tanned leather.
Tags: Apparel Design, local/regional, faculty, innovation, Industrial Design, partnerships + collaborations
05/16/2013Students in Apparel Design are sewing up a storm to prepare for Collection 2013, the annual runway show that takes to the stage this Saturday at the Rhode Island Convention Center.
Tags: Apparel Design, students
05/02/2013Last week Philadelphia University honored fashion icon Nicole Miller 73 AP with the 2013 Spirit of Design Award.
Tags: Apparel Design, alumni, entrepreneurship
04/25/2013The RISD Museum celebrates the connection between creativity and style in its major exhibition Artist/Rebel/Dandy: Men of Fashion.
Tags: Apparel Design, alumni, faculty, research, RISD Museum, Painting
04/03/2013RISD designers are leaping into the world of traditional shoemaking – a highly specialized craft that's rooted in centuries-old European tradition.
Tags: Apparel Design, Industrial Design
02/12/2013In an interdisciplinary design studio, RISD students are testing out innovative prototypes to improve the dexterity of NASA space gloves.
Tags: Apparel Design, governmental, faculty, interdisciplinary, Industrial Design, partnerships + collaborations, STEAM
06/21/2012Inspired by recent interaction with Asia’s top creative leaders, President John Maeda reflects on his own experiences as an artist and designer of Asian descent.
Tags: Apparel Design, alumni, global, Industrial Design, STEAM
11/10/2011In a three-way exchange of inspiration, students in Textiles create print designs inspired by works at the RISD Museum and Apparel Design students create garments inspired by the resulting fabrics.
Tags: Apparel Design, local/regional, digital, interdisciplinary, partnerships + collaborations, RISD Museum, students, Textiles
10/14/2011Working with costume design professionals on RISD’s faculty, Apparel Design students became part of the late Merce Cunningham’s legacy
when they designed the dancers’ costumes for MinEvent: A Cunningham Collaboration.
Tags: Apparel Design, academic collaborations, alumni, Brown, faculty, interdisciplinary, partnerships + collaborations, students, Textiles
09/14/2011From cotton to candy, Apparel Design students created
eye-catching designs for two industry-sponsored competitions in conjunction
with New York Fashion Week.
Tags: Apparel Design, academic collaborations, corporate, multimedia, students
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