History of Art + Visual Culture

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    Inspiring Ideas

    Senior Jessy Lu 15 TX finds fodder for her studio practice in the liberal arts classes she takes as a Literary Arts + Studies concentrator.

    Righting the Wrongs

    Through a Liberal Arts concentration in Gender, Race and Sexuality, Chandra Oh 15 GD is beginning to look at society’s outsiders in a new light.

    Reimagining Cities

    Students in a newly created spring seminar worked with immigrants at a housing project to create a permanent installation reflecting their shared vision of home.

    RISD Honors Excellence in Teaching

    Longtime Professor of Illustration Jean Blackburn 79 PT and History of Art and Visual Culture Lecturer Dalia Linssen each earn the 2014 John R. Frazier Award.

    Historical Perspective

    Inspired by her HAVC concentration, Cait Cannon 14 GL aims to produce work that references what came before.