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Natural Fiber Chairs

Professor of Industrial Design Seth Stem stands beside a custom-made mold in the machine shop of Goodwin-Bradley Pattern Co.

Go Nads!

With the temperature outside below zero, the air inside the Meehan Ice Rink wasn’t much warmer as RISD’s ice hockey team, the Nads, faced off against the Narraganset Clams.

Scrotie Responds to Hands-on Attention

Most RISD students have had the pleasure of watching the eyes of our friends and families widen in disbelief when they first learn about Scrotie.

Exploring Entrepreneurs

In a course that explores the business of art as a design problem, Illustration faculty memberOren Sherman 78 IL helps students to bridge the gap between what goes on in the studio and the practical concerns of marketing, employment and business savvy.

RISD Animators Stand Out in Ottawa

For the third time in three years, films by RISD Film/Animation/Video majors stood out at the most recent Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF).

Fallen Star Stuck on Rooftop

Passersby are hoping the 35-ton house Do Ho Suh 94 PT has placed teetering off a seven-story building in southern California is more illusion than reality.

RISD Alumni Win 2010 USA Fellowships

In a ceremony held on December 7, 2010 at New York’s Lincoln Center, the arts advocacy foundation United States Artists awarded unrestricted $50,000 grants toNatalia Almada MFA 01 PH and Matthias Pliessnig 03 FDin support of their ongoing work in film and furniture/sculpture, respectively.

RISD Meets Milan 2013

This week the 2013 Ventura Lembrate furniture exhibition in Milan, Italy, is featuring cutting-edge work by 21 talented designers who studied at RISD.

Hood Writes of Love and Loss

The Obituary Writer, the 13th novel by Literary Arts + Studies (LAS) faculty member Ann Hood, is featured in the April issue of Oprah magazine as one of Ten Titles to Pick Up Now.