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  • OK, Glass, Go to RISD

    07/10/2013
    Thanks to a grant from Google, Professor John Terry and FAV students are experimenting with several Glass prototypes.

  • A Savory Story

    07/10/2013
    Viewers can really sink their teeth into the dark comedy Brett Van Egmond 13 FAV made as his senior degree project.

  • Maharam Fellows Extend the Reach of Design

    07/08/2013
    This summer 10 students have won Maharam STEAM Fellowships to apply design thinking to their work with government agencies and nonprofits.

  • Printing Time

    07/03/2013
    In an exhibition he curated at the National Academy Museum, Professor of Printmaking Andrew Raftery chose to focus on artists’ depictions of the passage of time. 

  • The Beauty of Biology

    07/02/2013
    Stimulating pieces are now on view in Carrefour: Intersections of Biomedical Research and Art, which features the work of 11 artists immersed in the biomedical field.

  • Pelosi Attends Roundtable at RISD

    06/25/2013
    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was the guest of honor when RISD and Congressman David Cicilline hosted a discussion on advanced manufacturing in Rhode Island. 

  • Sustainable Surfing

    06/24/2013
    Kevin Cunningham BArch 05 is making waves in the surfing industry for his one-man company that produces eco-friendly boards.

  • London Calling

    06/19/2013
    Fulbright alum Louie Rigano 10 ID has now earned a coveted Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Arts Award to pursue a master’s at the Royal College of Art.

  • Mehretu’s Revolutions on Canvas

    06/17/2013
    Internationally known painter Julie Mehretu MFA 97 PT/PR is currently showing a new body of work inspired by global upheaval.

  • Designing for Kids

    06/12/2013
    Robin Hayashi 13 GD created a fun new exhibit called Image & Illusion as her parting gift to the Providence Children’s Museum.

  • Enterprising Inventions

    06/07/2013
    In the spring collaborative studio Product Design and Development, students from RISD and MIT teamed up to develop inventive products that address everyday problems.

  • Library Hosts Materials Symposium

    06/06/2013
    Librarians and educators from across the country are convening at RISD to discuss the role of libraries in building materials literacy among students.

  • Cross-Cultural Think Tank

    06/06/2013
    A group of Digital + Media alumni continues to turn to Third-World thinkers for solutions to First-World problems.

  • Big Ideas

    06/05/2013
    In his New York solo show, Painting Professor Dennis Congdon presents new paintings that grapple with the many layers of time.

  • RISD Recognizes Excellence in Teaching

    06/05/2013
    Longtime faculty members Jocelyne Prince and Fred Lynch have earned the 2013 Frazier Award for Excellence in Teaching, presented at RISD’s June 1 Commencement ceremony.

  • RISD Fulbright Winners Head to Four Continents

    06/04/2013
    Five young alumni have won Fulbright support to study in various parts of the world during the 2013–14 academic year.

  • New Grads Commence with Confidence

    06/03/2013
    On Saturday, June 1, 659 undergraduate and graduate students collected their hard-earned diplomas at RISD’s 2013 Commencement ceremony.

  • Graduate Goes on to Google 5

    05/31/2013
    Industrial Design senior Isaac Blankensmith is one of five new grads nationwide to join Google 5, a think tank that’s part of the company’s NYC-based Creative Lab.

  • Fancy Footwork

    05/29/2013
    Graduating Textiles major Dailing Chen is excited to put her passion for high-tech materials to good use in her new design position at Converse.

  • Fresh Twist on Traditional Textiles

    05/28/2013
    Students developed chic fabrics as part of a six-week design project sponsored by Traditional Home magazine and Fabricut, one of the world’s largest distributors of decorative fabrics.

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A figure modeling class from 1916.