04/22/2014Multidisciplinary artist and MacArthur fellow Shahzia Sikander MFA 95 PT/PR encourages RISD students to question societal norms and reimagine the future.
Tags: alumni, global, Graduate Studies, nonprofits, research, social responsibility, Painting, Printmaking, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design, diversity
03/11/2014Interdisciplinary artist and social activist Favianna Rodriguez creates powerful prints promoting social justice and championing immigrant rights.
Tags: Brown, social responsibility, Printmaking, diversity
07/03/2013In an exhibition he curated at the National Academy Museum, Professor of Printmaking Andrew Raftery chose to focus on artists’ depictions of the passage of time.
Tags: faculty, Printmaking
06/17/2013Internationally known painter Julie Mehretu MFA 97 PT/PR is currently showing a new body of work inspired by global upheaval.
Tags: alumni, graduate, global, Painting, Printmaking
06/04/2013Five young alumni have won Fulbright support to study in various parts of the world during the 2013–14 academic year.
Tags: alumni, Digital + Media, Glass, global, research, Painting, Photography, Printmaking
06/03/2013On Saturday, June 1, 659 undergraduate and graduate students collected their hard-earned diplomas at RISD’s 2013 Commencement ceremony.
Tags: alumni, Film-Animation-Video, graduate, Glass, Illustration, Printmaking, students
04/15/2013Printmaking faculty member Daniel Heyman recently spoke about his compelling portraits of Iraqi war prisoners in conjunction with his current solo show at Brown’s Bell Gallery.
Tags: faculty, global, research, social responsibility, Printmaking
03/16/2013Alumna Jane Kim 03 PR is creating a series of roadside murals to focus public attention on the plight of endangered species.
Tags: alumni, public engagement, social responsibility, Printmaking, sustainability
11/26/2012Fourteen alumni are creating artwork to help raise funds for housing in a remote Rwandan village.
Tags: alumni, Ceramics, collaborations, local/global, nonprofits, public engagement, social responsibility, Printmaking, Sculpture
11/19/2012Student ceramicists are working with visiting artists to create marvelous – and sometimes unorthodox – projects.
Tags: Ceramics, collaborations, faculty, interdisciplinary, research, Painting, Printmaking, students
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