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  • Architectural Impact

    04/04/2013
    The 2013 Landscape + Architecture Spring Lecture Series is introducing students to the work and experiences of eight practicing professionals.

  • Hood Writes of Love and Loss

    04/04/2013
    The Obituary Writer, the latest novel by Literary Arts + Studies faculty member Ann Hood, is a top pick in the April issue of Oprah

  • Faculty Biennial Showcases Eye-Opening Work

    03/04/2013
    Enormous puppetry, Japanese joinery and other breathtaking pieces made by 197 talented faculty members are now on display in the RISD Museum.

  • Hand Meets Machine

    03/01/2013
    A new core curriculum in Architecture boldly recasts the relationship between drawing digitally and by hand.

  • RISD Welcomes $1M Gift

    03/01/2013
    RISD has received the single largest gift ever from an international donor to create a new visiting scholar position in Painting.

  • Designing for Deep Space

    02/12/2013
    In an interdisciplinary design studio, RISD students are testing out innovative prototypes to improve the dexterity of NASA space gloves.

  • Reconnecting Providence

    01/31/2013
    Architecture Professor Emeritus Friedrich St. Florian led an advanced urban design studio to reimagine a vital intersection of downtown Providence. 

  • Davis Educational Foundation Funds New Research

    01/29/2013
    RISD has launched a new Academic Commons Program (ACP) to galvanize teaching and learning initiatives across campus.

  • Art + Business Meet at Harvard xDesign

    01/24/2013
    As an MBA candidate at Harvard Business School, RISD alum Jonathan Arena 09 GD has organized the first-ever Harvard xDesign conference.

  • Wintersession Wanderlust

    01/15/2013
    Students enrolled in the Wintersession travel course Creating an Archive are studying photography in Vrindavan, India – a holy pilgrimage site brimming with cultural curiosities.

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These FAV students are using shadow puppets to create an evocative film.