05/24/2013RISD is part of an international design team competing in the 2014 Solar Decathlon Europe.
05/24/2013The van Beuren Charitable Foundation sponsors a studio to breathe new life into a historic church in Newport, RI.
05/21/2013Anchal uses design and thread to provide commercial sex workers an alternative source of income and break the cycle of dependency and despair.
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.
05/20/2013Hong Kong-based alum Martin Lo BID 84 brings his design thinking to running a world-class shipyard with his eight brothers.
05/17/2013In September Dominic Molon will join the RISD Museum as Richard Brown Baker Curator of Contemporary Art.
05/16/2013Students in Apparel Design are sewing up a storm to prepare for Collection 2013, the annual runway show that takes to the stage this Saturday at the Rhode Island Convention Center.
05/14/2013President John Maeda accepted a 2013 Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Award at the Tribeca Film Festival.
group of artists and scientists will turn Providence’s Ladd Observatory into a full immersion experience.
05/09/2013Social activist Eliza
Squibb 13 TX designs a textile to convey a critical message about
vaccinations to women in Mali, West Africa.
05/08/2013As an expat and a designer, Misha Beletsky 95 IL watched the response to last year’s election scandal in Russia with great interest.
05/07/2013Cas Holman, assistant professor of Industrial Design, designs interactive toys and tools that ignite the imagination.
05/03/2013Cross-dressing kings and queens strutted their stuff on the RISD Auditorium stage in hopes of winning the legendary Brown/RISD Drag Show.
05/02/2013Last week Philadelphia University honored fashion icon Nicole Miller 73 AP with the 2013 Spirit of Design Award.
05/01/2013Major clothing brands – including Barney’s, Esprit and Calvin Klein – owe much of their success to the edgy marketing campaigns directed by Neil Kraft 78 PH.
04/30/2013Glass graduate Mara Streberger MFA 12 GL has been exploring Inuit culture as part of her Fulbright year abroad in Greenland and Denmark.
04/30/2013RISD’s Critical Making Task Force is leading efforts to pursue selected goals set forth in the Strategic Plan, including the notion of establishing an interdisciplinary center with shared equipment.
04/25/2013The RISD Museum celebrates the connection between creativity and style in its major exhibition Artist/Rebel/Dandy: Men of Fashion.
04/25/2013RISD students networked with representatives from dozens of art galleries, residency programs and philanthropic organizations during the Fine Arts Portfolio Review.
04/24/2013Alumna Adrienne Gagnon MA 08 has won a Rhode Island Innovation Fellowship to help teach school kids how to use design thinking to nurture idea-generation and problem solving skills.
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