Dean Robinson earned his BFA from RISD and a degree in mechanical engineering from Florida Atlantic University. He patented his folding table design and launched his company, Snappy Tables, in 2008. He is also owner of Product Design Development, a consulting firm that provides design and engineering services for consumer product commpanies in the marine, toy, medical, furniture, architecture and packaging industries. Robinson has been teaching at RISD since 2003.
- ID-2451-01 Metal I
- ID-2452-01 Metal II
Fall 2017 Courses
Apparel Design Architecture Ceramics Digital + Media Experimental and Foundation Studies Film / Animation / Video Furniture Design Glass Graduate Studies Graphic Design History of Art + Visual Culture History, Philosophy + the Social Sciences Illustration Industrial Design Interior Architecture Jewelry + Metalsmithing Landscape Architecture Literary Arts + Studies Painting Photography Printmaking Sculpture Teaching + Learning in Art + Design Textiles