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Hiebert Finds Her Footing

Things clicked into place when Jenna Hiebert 14 CR began working with clay and figured out that Ceramics was a natural fit for her interests and temperament.

Teens Develop Portfolios

Eleven ambitious Rhode Island teenagers got a good feel for designing and building in 3D thanks to a weeklong Project Open Door summer studio.

Up Close in Cairo

This summer Sameer Farooq MFA 14 GD found himself feeling the heat while working in one of the most politically explosive areas of the Arab world.

Visualizing the Unseen

Now that she has retired from teaching at Northern Virginia Community College, sculptor and lecturer Rebecca Kamen MFA 78 SC is doing anything but slowing down.

All-Out Arts Immersion

Thirty K–12 art teachers from Rhode Island and beyond got their hands dirty and their energy restored at RISD’s second annual Teachers’ Studio Institute.

Creating an Arts Collective in Colombia

Artist Andrés Monzón-Aguirre 09 PT/CR is working to realize his dream for an international art center on his family’s former coffee plantation.

London Calling

Having just learned he’s one of 20 artists nationwide to earn a 2013 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Arts Award, furniture designer and ceramist Louie Rigano 10 ID is getting ready to travel to London for a two-year stint at the Royal College of Art.

Touching the World

While touring Perkins School for the Blind as seniors last fall,Maeve Jopson 13 ID andCynthia Poon 13 ID were deeply touched by the scrappy ingenuity exhibited by the warm-hearted educators at the institution.

Bridging the Art/Science Gap

Leonardo DaVinci was famously an engineer, architect, scientist and, of course, a painter.