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The Art of Play

Growing up without a TV, Assistant Professor of Industrial Design Cas Holman started inventing her own toys and gizmos as a child and she has been making things ever since.

Drag Show Stuns and Amazes

On Friday, April 26, students were nearly falling out of their seats in the RISD Auditorium to get the best views of the jaw-dropping theatrics at the legendary Brown/RISD Drag Show.

Nicole Miller in the Spotlight

On April 27 Philadelphia University recognized fashion icon and RISD honorary trustee Nicole Miller 73 AP with its 2013 Spirit of Design Award.

Krafty Advertising

Neil Kraft 78 PH knows that a little edge can go a long way.

Under the Arctic Ice

Can the medium of glass open up new ways of thinking about the complexities of silence and sound? As a 2012–13Fulbright grant recipient, Mara Streberger MFA 12 GL spent the winter months of her year abroad in Baffin Bay, Greenland, exploring this question as she learned the ways of the Inuit.

Forging Fine Arts Connections

At the start of the week, David Aipperspach MFA PT 14 got an invaluable opportunity that would excite any young painter attempting to break into the contemporary art scene.

Generating Great Ideas for RI

Art educator Adrienne Gagnon MA 08 has been awarded one of two 2013 Rhode Island Innovation Fellowships for her Innovation by Design project.

3D Printing Comes Home

Janos Stone 98 SC believes in putting the creative powers of technology into the hands of the common man (and woman and child).

Annealing Research Down Under

Matthew Perez MFA 10 GL is among seven recent RISD alumni to win Fulbright grants for study abroad during the 2010–11 academic year.