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Behind the Scenes at the RISD Museum

Textiles major Anna Pederson 18 TX builds on her studio education through an apprenticeship in the RISD Museum’s contemporary art collection.

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.

Exploring the Brilliance of Cuba

In January RISD students explored and created work inspired by Cuba during a month-long Wintersession travel/study course.

Intro to Empathic Design

In an introductory Interior Architecture class offered during Wintersession, students considered turning parking huts into temporary comfort stations for refugees.

Understanding Our Brains

At the Pace Gallery in California, a new project by artist/musician David Byrneis interrogating questions of human behavior and biases.

Design for Fictional Life

Students in a Wintersession Industrial Design studio conceived of by two grad students made future-focused work inspired by science fiction.

Conscientiously Crafted in Italy

Students in a Wintersession travel course in Italy showed off shoe designs inspired by Italian craftsmanship at the RISD Library.

Elevating the Conversation in Columbus

An installation designed by IKD, Interior Architecture Critic Yugon Kim’s firm, wins a 2017 J. Irwin and Xenia S. Miller Prize.

Transcending Medium

Colombian artist Vanessa Nieto Romero MFA 17 PR embraces a variety of mediums to convey messages about women’s rights and human dignity.