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    Refreshing Ideas in Apparel Design

    As the new head of Apparel Design, British designer Neil Gilks is looking forward to building on RISD’s interdisciplinary “magic.” 

    Runway Ready

    The public will get to see a juried selection of the best work made by RISD’s up-and-coming apparel designers at Collection 2015.

    The Seduction of Skin

    Students in a cross-disciplinary studio make visceral works inspired by our largest – and perhaps most alluring – organ.

    Designed for Speed

    Apparel Design seniors develop crunchy new looks for Burton, Vermont’s cutting-edge snowboard company.
     

    Hellbent for Leather

    At the international symposium on leather and shoemaking RISD hosted last week, presenters spoke about traditional techniques and state-of-the-art innovations.