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Summer Internships with a Twist

Working with nonprofits and governmental agencies, RISD’s Maharam STEAM fellows are applying critical thinking to issues well beyond the world of art and design.

Serious Delight at ISB Gallery

This summer RISD honored the memory of Tom Sgouros 50 IL with Master Class, a summer exhibition of work by the alum and late professor.

Designed to Help Find a Cure

For Jacob Riley-Wasserman 12 FD, what started as a companion piece for an outdoor grill became a way for the furniture maker to leave a legacy in his fight against cancer, even after his death last winter.

SouthLight Starts Up

In June, students and faculty in Architecture broke ground on the long-awaited SouthLight design-and-build project on Providence's Southside.

Online Arts Education

With the online ART PROF program, Illustration Critic Clara Lieu 98 IL plans to make a high-quality visual arts education accessible to people around the world.

Cool Shades

New graduate Jacqueline Lung 16 JM is attracting attention with the sleek design of her Archytas stainless steel sunglasses.

Excavating Myths Made in Hollywood

In a project featured in the Hammer Museum's third biennial exhibition, Daniel Small 07 PH explores how Hollywood imagery influences understandings of world history.

Beach Scenes

Just in time for summer, KORE SWIM cofounder Jessica Schulz 08 AP has collaborated with illustrator Joana Avillez 08 IL to create whimsical printed swimwear.

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.