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Painting What the Eye Can’t See

Lizzie Kripke 14 PT knew she would get the chance to study marine biology during her summer internship at the Woods Hole Marine Biological Lab [MBL].

AIGA Chief Advises Students

Art students and politicians don’t usually speak the same language, much less collaborate towards a common goal.

Seller Lets Loose

In Letting Loose, her latest solo show, neosurrealist painter Wendy Seller, an assistant professor in Foundation Studies, moves beyond her signature style to create intriguing collages.

Recognizing a Living Legend

Professor Emeritus Malcolm Grear has been integrally connected to RISD for more than half a century.

RISD Reads WAO – Together

“There are so many potential conversations that could grow out of this incredibly rich text,” says Associate Professor Patricia Barbeito, head of RISD’s Literary Arts + Studies department.

Clay in Context at Hope High School

In a collaboration that reflects RISD’s commitment to critical making and community engagement, students in Ceramics and TLAD worked with local teens to create new tile murals for Providence's Hope High School.

Picturing Infinity

Technically exquisite, formally complex and visually spectacular, the ambitious works ofJosiah McElheney 89 GL pack a powerful punch that really pays off when viewers take time to absorb the multiple layers of meaning.

Geometry in the Making

When architect Eduardo Benamor Duarte had an idea for building with porcelain blocks, he turned to RISD’s Ceramics department experts for help.

Tribal Nuances in Black and White

Paintings by RISD ProfessorDuane Slick are featured inWe Are Here!: The Eiteljorg Contemporary Art Fellowship, which opened on June 2 at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian’s George Gustav Heye Center in New York.