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Liu Lands a Guggenheim

Sculpture faculty member Jen Liu earns a 2017 Guggenheim Fellowship in the Film and Video category.

Virgil Visits (Theoretically)

In May fashion designer Virgil Abloh spoke to students about his career trajectory and approach to design.

Creative Hunger

Otis Gray 14 SC brings much that he learned in the studio to producing Hungry, a podcast about the power of food in a polarized world.

Advocating for Substantive Change

Film/Animation/Video faculty member Andrew Freiband 97 FAV presents recent research projects focused on the changing role of the contemporary documentarian.

Racing Ahead

RISD Cycling co-captains Lizzie Wright 18 ID and David Kessler 18 ID inspire others to work towards their own goals and find joy on the journey.

Muslim Ban Made Personal

Iranian grad student Arghavan Khosravi MFA 18 PT responds to the polarized political climate in the US with a very personal point of view.

Getting at the Heart of the Matter

Artist, educator and RISD grad Christina Seely MFA 03 PH presents a Gary Metz lecture on the evolution of her photography practice.

Subotnick Wins Major Recognition

Film/Animation/Video Critic Steven Subotnick enjoys a wave of accolades, including a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Grand Prix at this year’s Holland Animation Festival.

Bridging the Gap

For this year’s Alternative Spring Break, emerging student activists turned their attention to environmental conservation in the Delaware Water Gap.