06/05/2017At RISD’s 2017 Commencement ceremony, speakers urged graduates to reflect on who they’ve become and look forward to how they’ll change the world.
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04/28/2017Iranian grad student Arghavan Khosravi MFA 18 PT responds to the polarized political climate in the US with a very personal point of view.
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03/29/2017As a lieutenant in the US Navy, printmaker Cole Swavely MFA 13 PR draws lessons from his studio practice that help him serve and lead.
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02/16/2017Students in a Wintersession Industrial Design studio conceived of by two grad students made future-focused work inspired by science fiction.
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02/14/2017Colombian artist Vanessa Nieto Romero MFA 17 PR embraces a variety of mediums to convey messages about women’s rights and human dignity.
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01/20/2017Designer Yuki Murata MID 02 hopes to make the city she calls home a hub for design-centered problem solving addressing global issues such as nuclear proliferation.
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12/19/2016Students in a cross-disciplinary Sculpture elective expanded their studio practices by exploring high-tech approaches to manipulating textiles.
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12/12/2016An independent research project headed up by RISD’s NASA Coordinator Michael Lye 96 ID puts an entirely new spin on the simulated space suit.
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12/05/2016Ceramics students in their last year of study develop strategies for cultivating their artistic practices and presenting their work to the wider world.
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11/28/2016Grad student Anina Major MFA 17 CR sees her ceramics practice as an expression of her commitment to furthering cultural tradition and making a positive impact on the world.
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