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An Artist/Officer

As a lieutenant in the US Navy, printmaker Cole Swavely MFA 13 PR draws lessons from his studio practice that help him serve and lead.

Presenting a Strong Portfolio

Students gather constructive criticism and practice presenting their work in a professional setting at RISD’s annual Design Portfolio Review.

Student Interventions @RISD Museum

This year's Dorner Prize goes to an outdoor installation critiquing institutional bias and a performance piece meditating on slavery, the civil rights movement and the beauty of black people.

Views from Abroad

RISD was recently featured in two international publications about its role as a leader in design thinking.

The Skin I'm In (Now @RISD Museum)

Photographer Nicole Buchanan 15 PH returns to RISD to talk about her compelling series now on view at the RISD Museum.

Senator Reed Defends the Arts

During a visit to RISD on Friday, March 17, Rhode Island Senator Jack Reed spoke ardently against White House proposals to eliminate key federal cultural agencies.

Digital Imagination

Earlier this month students in Digital + Media participated in Since The Epoch, an exhibition at Boston Cyberarts Gallery that caught the attention of the local creative community.

Preservation Along the Potomac

Architect and artist Ming-Yi Wong MArch 10/PB 11 GL brings a studio approach to her work at the National Park Service in Washington, DC.

Hand-cranked History

In work on view at the Farnsworth Museum in Rockland, ME, Illustration alum Annie Bailey 10 IL has expressed her fondness for maritime history through an anachronistic storytelling medium that dates back to the 18th century.