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  • Reflecting on Culture, Crits + Self-Confidence

    03/16/2017
    Artist Carla Edwards MFA 04 SC has returned to RISD to mentor juniors in Sculpture, foster their self-confidence and teach the critical language needed to help advance their work.   

  • Transcending Medium

    02/14/2017
    Colombian artist Vanessa Nieto Romero MFA 17 PR embraces a variety of mediums to convey messages about women’s rights and human dignity.

  • Unpacking the Politics of Identity

    02/03/2017
    A timely and ambitious Wintersession lecture series encourages educators and designers to break down the barriers created by unconscious bias.

  • Designing with Clear Conviction

    01/30/2017
    Through a variety of projects, senior Olivia Park 17 GD uses graphic design to dismantle stereotypes and question the influence of technology on popular culture.

  • Half a Century of Activism

    01/25/2017
    Artist and former Black Panther Party member Emory Douglas shares highlights from more than 50 years of creative resistance.

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RISD has a long history of offering Saturday and after-school classes for children and teens, as this photo from c. 1910 confirms.