Stories about studios + projects

Morphing as a Maker

In collaborating with fellow New Yorkers, designer Pam Prichett 82 GL rediscovers the joy of working with her hands—and launches a new business in the process.

Preservation Along the Potomac

Architect and artist Ming-Yi Wong MArch 10/PB 11 GL brings a studio approach to her work at the National Park Service in Washington, DC.

A Super Bong for Civil Rights

Alexander Rosenberg 06 GL is raising awareness for the economics rights of glass-pipe blowers through his collaborative "super bong" project.

Research through Residencies

Recent graduate Anna Riley 14 GL speaks about the value of grants and residencies in moving her practice forward.

Reassessing the Museum Experience

RISD grad student Maia Chao MFA 17 GL and recent alum Josephine Devanbu BRDD 16 PT invite people who never go to art museums to visit and critique the RISD Museum.

Art + Alchemy

Glass students and faculty members team up with visiting scientists and historians to test and validate a 16th-century recipe for gold ruby glass.

Strachan Captivates at RISD Weekend

In his keynote address at this year's alumni and parents' weekend, Tavares Strachan 03 GL revealed the thinking and creative process behind his compelling work.

Weschler’s Wonderful Wit

As part of the visiting artist series in Glass, cultural critic and author Lawrence Weschler led a RISD audience through a visual-culture hall of mirrors.

Brilliance + Clarity

Glass artist Toots Zynsky 73 GL collects the 2015 Smithsonian Visionary Award and is as busy as every preparing for three new shows.

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