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Anticipating the Age of Passion + Purpose

As the keynote speaker at DESIGN WEEK RI, Anthony Pannozzo 91 ID offers an inspiring talk about the future of design.

Textiles Revolution Looms Large

Backed by the National Science Foundation, professors from RISD and Cornell create groundbreaking software that allows everyone interested to produce woven fabrics.

The Return of 10,000 Suns

Landscape Architecture Critic Adam E. Anderson MLA 12 raised seed money and led a team of volunteers to bring a joyous vision to life on the edge of RISD’s campus.

The Art of Deep Ecology

A Maharam STEAM Fellowship enabled Lee Pivnik 18 SC to pursue his ongoing commitment to conservation during a summer residency in Arizona.

Rocking the Runway at NYFW

New Apparel Design graduates blew the crowd away at a standing-room-only show in NYC.

Gallery Goes Global

An exhibition featuring the work of students participating in RISD Global programs frames travel as both a catalyst and a point of connection.

Welcoming the Class of 2021

As 768 new students arrive on campus, Orientation leaders and others encourage them to make connections and consider context.

Experiencing Magic in Iceland

In July students participated in an intensive summer program investigating new ways of making poetic work in response to place.

Japanese Textiles Inspire Vibrant Student Work

A juried exhibition at the RISD Museum pairs pieces from the permanent collection with work created last spring in RISD’s Textiles department.