RSS Feed
  • Exhilarating Experience

    09/29/2014
    Aa a finalist in the Supima Design Competition, Sharon Moon 14 AP debuted her original capsule collection during New York’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.

  • Wild Sculpture

    09/26/2014
    Two graduate students recently made substantial steel sculptures that now have a permanent home at Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence.

  • The Poetry of Design

    09/26/2014
    Through a Literary Arts + Studies concentration in poetry, designer Josh Shiau 15 ID is better able to understand people and their needs.

  • A Strong Voice for the Arts

    09/24/2014
    New Dean of Fine Arts Sheri Wills is looking forward to collaborating with her colleagues to keep RISD’s well-respected fine arts programs at the leading edge.

  • Philosophy and Form

    09/23/2014
    Turkish undergrad Ipek Karaoglu BArch 16 is moved by the synergies between architecture, art history and museum studies.

  • Against the Grain

    09/19/2014
    A vibrant new exhibition at the RISD Museum offers an expansive view of provocative American artists working outside of the modernist mainstream.

  • The Magic of Pixar

    09/17/2014
    Accepted to Pixar’s summer internship program, Saad Moosajee 16 GD learned cutting-edge animation techniques.

  • Inspiring Ideas

    09/17/2014
    Senior Jessy Lu 15 TX finds fodder for her studio practice in the liberal arts classes she takes as a Literary Arts + Studies concentrator.

  • Force of Nature

    09/15/2014
    Multifaceted designer David Wiseman 03 FD combines his affinity for natural phenomena, exquisite craftsmanship and experimentation to create beautiful, timeless objects.

  • Teaching Perspective

    09/12/2014
    Focused studies in Environmental Studies and Gender, Sexuality + Race helped Ali Blake 14 TX see her work in textiles – and the world around her – through a different lens.

  • Dualities

    09/10/2014
    As a double major, Yves-Olivier Mandereau 15 CR/GD is passionate about exploring language, culture and communication in his work.

  • Exploring Life in a Drop of Water

    09/09/2014
    Summer interns at the Nature Lab worked to visualize the effects of climate change on marine plankton.

  • Getting Oriented to the Community

    09/09/2014
    Students participating in RISD’s Pre-Orientation Service Experience (POSE) volunteer together with local nonprofits.

  • Working on Woody’s Latest Film

    09/05/2014
    A production assistant on the set of Hollywood’s most iconic directors, Danielle Glynn 15 FAV kept close tabs on a celebrity cast.

  • Righting the Wrongs

    09/05/2014
    Through a Liberal Arts concentration in Gender, Race and Sexuality, Chandra Oh 15 GD is beginning to look at society’s outsiders in a new light.

  • Waxing Poetic

    09/03/2014
    Recent graduate Haley Davis 13 SC lands a plum job maintaining the wax figures at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco.
     

  • The Rigors of Writing

    09/02/2014
    A liberal arts concentration in Politics and Policy helped recent grad Carolyn Colton 14 FAV develop her voice as a filmmaker. 

  • Witnessing History

    08/29/2014
    Twenty objects made by students as part of last spring's Witness Tree Project are on view through October 5 in an exhibition in New Jersey.

  • Seeing Science

    08/22/2014
    Rising senior Serena Wu 15 IL looks to her HPSS concentration in Scientific Inquiry to help ground her explorations as an illustrator.

  • Using the Landscape of Glass

    08/20/2014
    Multidisciplinary artist Kim Harty 06 GL is excited to step up and lead the glass program at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit.

4
At RISD there's nothing unusual about suddenly finding a doorknob on a tree trunk, shown here across from Carr House,
the charming home of Student Life offices and the student-run Carr Haus Café.