12/09/2013Provost and alumna Rosanne Somerson 76 ID continues her 35-plus-year commitment to RISD as its interim president, effective January 1, 2014.
12/06/2013Texas-based artist Vincent Valdez 00 IL mourns the violent past of men in Latino culture and spotlights their ongoing struggles for freedom and equality.
12/04/2013As the founder and creative director of a motion graphics studio in Hollywood, Michael Riley 91 GD brings his versatile talents to the entertainment industry.
11/26/2013Last week graduate students in an Interior Architecture studio traveled to Portugal to install site-specific interventions in Lisbon’s opulent Palácio Pombal.
11/25/2013When visiting campus in November, womenswear designer Marcia Patmos 91 AP shared her disparate inspirations and the challenges of running her own business.
11/25/2013Now living in the US, Syrian native Lina Sergie Attar MArch 01 has co-founded Zeitouna to help children displaced by civil war.
11/22/2013Powerful street art projects, a living mini-garden – and a watchful robotic eyeball – are on display in All That Glitters Are Not LEDs, the Digital + Media show now at RISD’s Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery.
11/21/2013Inspired by music and dance, Jenny Lai 10 AP runs NOT, a womenswear clothing company known for combining artistry and functionality.
11/12/2013Students cast glass devices that will be used in a series of socially-charged experiments led by Natalie Jeremijenko, a NYU professor who facilitates whimsical interactions between humans and “non-humans.”
11/11/2013William Jacobs ARch/MID 80 turns the Library of Congress’ embarrassment of riches into a series of spellbinding stories.
11/07/2013A team of students and advisors from RISD, Brown and Germany’s University of Applied Sciences Erfurt (FHE) are readying their design for the 2014 Solar Decathlon Europe.
11/05/2013Fascinating material experiments conducted by Diana Wagner MID 14 have resulted in revolutionary surface treatment techniques and innovative robotic textile garments.
11/05/2013Accomplished designer Antonio Ciutto, a new associate professor in Apparel Design, is helping RISD students to see design as part of a larger, holistic system.
10/28/2013RISD 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.
10/28/2013RISD’s 2013–14 Mapping Learning series is bringing members of the campus community together for candid discussions about pedagogy, critique and new paradigms for learning.
10/24/2013Students welcomed advice and insights from successful entrepreneurs at the Career Center’s 2013 Mindshare.
10/24/2013Last summer painter Rebecca Chamberlain 91 AP gained new insights during a fascinating artist’s residency focused on health and healing.
10/24/2013Bryan Konietzko 98 IL is living the dream – creating popular animated shows for Nickelodeon such as Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra.
10/18/2013When visiting RISD, the French director screened his latest film, led a lively master class, spoke about his creative process and answered plenty of questions from adoring fans.
10/17/2013Children’s book author/illustrator Jarrett Krosoczka 99 IL uses his creativity to both generate great stories that resonate with kids and market them strategically.
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