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Fairytales, Mughal Style

Pakistani-born artist Mariam Quraishi 15 IL is putting an Eastern spin on a series of acrylic illustrations inspired by some of the most harrowing folktales ever penned by the Brothers Grimm.

Natural Alliance

Students in an Ecological Planning & Design studio taught by landscape architect Nick Pouder are proud to say that their work is helping the state of Connecticut in its quest to preserve 21% of its land area as open space for public recreation and natural resource conservation.

Diving Deep

Ceramics Department Head Katy Schimert searches the ocean’s depths and captures the public’s imagination with a solo show and residency at UMass/Amherst.

Now in Production

The large and varied traveling exhibition Graphic Design: Now in Production opens on Friday, March 28 at the RISD Museum, providing an exhilarating look at cutting-edge concepts and creative practices in 21st-century graphic design.

Recruiting RISD Talent

Earlier this month Alexander Stewart MFA 15 DM was fired up about revealing his interactive projects to representatives from WET Design, a California-based company that recently completed an impressive fountain for the Olympic Park in Sochi.

Big Ideas in Urban Interventions

Working with Designtex, an industry leader in the development of applied materials for the built environment, students in the recent Think Big! Wintersession studio were challenged to “blue-sky” their approach to creating high-tech public art.

Embracing the Eccentric

When Mariah Robinson 17 FS discovers a hole in her sweater, she doesn’t see a fashion faux pas.

Rethinking Education in the Digital Age

At the final presentation in RISD’s 2013–14 Mapping Learning series on March 11, technology historian Cathy N.

Freedom to Focus

A MacColl Johnson Fellowship is giving Associate Professor of Foundation Studies Leslie Hirst the freedom to pursue exciting new studio work while on sabbatical.