Textiles

News + Research

  • News

    Oldham Shares Warmth + Wisdom

    Designer Todd Oldham has visited RISD several times this semester to offer Textiles students valuable feedback and helpful, real-world advice.

    Talking Tools

    Students, faculty and visiting artists consider the link between digital interfaces and the imagination as part of RISD’s new tool ( ) series.

    Lifesaving Textile Designs

    The GAIA Vaccine Foundation wins a $100,000 grant that will help Eliza Squibb 13 TX and her colleagues educate African women about crucial healthcare concerns.

    Smart Textiles

    New Assistant Professor of Textiles Jesse Asjes is experimenting with wearable technology, combining solid chips with soft knitwear.

    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.