11/11/2013William Jacobs ARch/MID 80 turns the Library of Congress’ embarrassment of riches into a series of spellbinding stories.
Tags: Architecture, alumni, governmental, Industrial Design
11/05/2013Fascinating material experiments conducted by Diana Wagner MID 14 have resulted in revolutionary surface treatment techniques and innovative robotic textile garments.
Tags: collaborations, graduate, internships, nonprofits, Industrial Design, partnerships + collaborations, research, students
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
09/03/2013Care New England’s Michael Esordi 91 GD is working to foster greater collaboration between designers and healthcare professionals.
Tags: alumni, local/regional, Brown, Industrial Design, partnerships + collaborations, STEAM
07/19/2013Recent Industrial Design graduates are developing an inventive new toy called PlayMap that helps children feel spatial relationships and visualize geography through touch.
Tags: academic collaborations, Brown, entrepreneurship, innovation, Industrial Design, social responsibility
06/19/2013Fulbright alum Louie Rigano 10 ID has now earned a coveted Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Arts Award to pursue a master’s at the Royal College of Art.
Tags: alumni, global, Industrial Design
06/07/2013In the spring collaborative studio Product Design and Development, students from RISD and MIT teamed up to develop inventive products that address everyday problems.
Tags: academic collaborations, technology, innovation, interdisciplinary, Industrial Design
05/31/2013Industrial Design senior Isaac Blankensmith is one of five new grads nationwide to join Google 5, a think tank that’s part of the company’s NYC-based Creative Lab.
Tags: Industrial Design, students
05/28/2013Inventive design studio Two Bit Circus hopes to launch a state-of-the-art traveling carnival to show kids the clear connection between creativity, science and engineering.
Tags: alumni, Industrial Design, STEAM
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
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