Stories about studios + projects

Print + Process

As a Printmaking major, Henry McClellan 18 PR has found an ideal framework for creating visual narratives on his own terms.

Building Awareness of Water Rights

Printmaking alum Kate Aitchison MFA 16 PR has won a 2016-17 water rights-themed residency from the Santa Fe Art Institute.

Bound Treasures

During crit week in May, students in a Bookbinding studio this spring shared a wide range of experimental takes on artist's books.

Inspiring Conservation

Maharam STEAM Fellow Kate Aitchison MFA 16 PR pursues projects that combine art and science for the good of the natural world.

Shaping the Future

In a new series of videos, alumni will help articulate why RISD’s immersive, process-driven educational model is ideally suited to preparing for what’s next.

Design Thinking in DC

After graduating from both RISD and Brown, Hannah Koenig BRDD 14 is adept at bringing art and design to unexpected places.

Faculty Foster Global Engagement

Six faculty members are conducting research in Central and South America, Asia and Europe with the goal of developing expansive new courses reflective of global realities.

Sound Vision

Foundation Studies Programs Head Shawn Greenlee 96 PR has earned a MacColl Johnson Fellowship to explore ancient Asian instruments in the context of new technology.

One Degree of Separation

Having landed a Jack Kent Cooke Foundation grant, Myles Dunigan 10 PR is pursuing a master’s at the University of Kansas—where he looks forward to connecting with other RISD alumni.

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