Stories about studios + projects

A Charette of Historic Proportions

All undergraduate and graduate students in Interior Architecture threw themselves into an intensive design competition to reimagine a space for the RI Historical Society.

Design Without Boundaries

As RISD’s first-ever winner of a prestigious Angelo Donghia Foundation scholarship, Madison Kim BRDD 17 IA is feeling on top of the world as she wraps up degrees at both RISD and Brown.

Innovations in Wood

Faculty member Yugon Kim finds new inspiration through his research into environmentally sustainable contemporary timber construction.

Rauschenberg's Legacy

As senior curator at the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, David White 62 IA honors his former colleague's legacy through a variety of projects related to the artist.

Breaking with Tradition

Interior Architecture grad students present bold design interventions for a historic library in Newport, RI.

Improving Air Travel

A cross-disciplinary spring studio sponsored by Textron Aviation Inc. invites students to reimagine the experience of flying.

Elevating the Ordinary

As an Interior Architecture major, international Fulbright scholar Clara Marhló MA 16 is learning to adapt and enhance commonplace structures.

Sensible + Sensitive Solutions

All 95 undergraduate and graduate student in Interior Architecture collaborated on this year’s five-day charette, a challenge to design a better classroom for young children with autism.

Radical Innovator

Hospitality architecture designer Sophia Chan MIA focused on possibilities rather than constraints when dreaming up the futuristic Broadster Hotel.

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