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Hellbent for Leather

Last week artisans, industry leaders, tanners and shoe designers from around the world came to campus for Leather.

Making Professional Connections

Wearing a look of confidence Juliette Weiss 15 GD walks up to talent recruiters from Andreessen Horowitz, a $4-billion venture capital firm that has financed some of Silicon Valley’s most successful startups.

Mindshare 2013 Inspires Budding Entrepreneurs

Daniel Michalik MFA 04 FD is proof positive that a DIY attitude – plus a lot of determination and elbow grease – can result in breakthrough manufacturing methods.

Shaping Rhode Island’s Economy

On Monday RISD hosted Art, Design + Manufacturing, a half-day conference convened to inspire Rhode Island-based educators, business leaders and manufacturers.

Cubist Fantasy

“Science fiction and fantasy catapult you into another world that you share with the author,” says Architecture graduate student Emily Yen MArch 15.

The Primal Seeing

In a warm and very personal talk last week, Pulitzer Prize-winning art critic for the New York Times Holland Cotter spoke about his journey as a “committed generalist” and “lifelong student of art.

FAV Wins Big in Ottawa

FAV students and alumni stand out at the 2014 Ottawa International Animation Festival, one of the most prestigious competitions in the field.

Three Siblings Choose RISD

Three siblings enrolled in the Brown|RISD Dual Degree program pursue their academic passions while making time for music and high-adrenaline sports.

Sisterly Love

After winning $10,000 at the Supima Design Competition in 2013, apparel designer Morgan Selin 13 AP decided to spend a couple of months in South America before pounding the pavement back in the US in search of a job.