Students enrolled in Votelab: Designing for Democracy are applying design thinking to help solve some of the systemic kinks in the US election process.
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As part of RISD’s 2014 MLK series, photojournalist Richard Ross will exhibit and speak about his riveting work, which sheds light on major problems in America’s juvenile justice system.
Fascinating material experiments conducted by Diana Wagner MID 14 have resulted in revolutionary surface treatment techniques and innovative robotic textile garments.
RISD students enrolled in Dialogue Across the Diaspora are traveling to South Africa to curate a powerful exhibition that communicates their incisive research on the global slave trade.
Ming-Yi Wong MArch 10 and Amanda Thackray MFA 12 PR participated in The Arctic Circle’s Summer Solstice Expedition, a two-week residency program that took place aboard a Barquentine tall ship.
RISD is pleased to announce the release of The Art of Critical Making, a new book for the general public on applying the lessons of creative practice in a broader context.
Morgan Selin 13 AP just won the grand prize in the 2013 Supima Design Competition, a glamorous runway show held as part of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in NYC.
Wander, a tactile exhibition created by RISD’s Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows (SURF), celebrated the magical attributes of one of the world’s most basic but mysterious organisms: marine plankton.
Excited by the endless potential, sculptor Rebecca Kamen MFA 78 SC is passionate about creating art that helps scientists make cross-disciplinary connections.
Carol Strohecker, an accomplished designer of learning environments, will join RISD’s academic leadership team in August.
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