Student Stories

Bound Treasures

During crit week in May, students in a Bookbinding studio this spring shared a wide range of experimental takes on artist's books.

Breaking with Tradition

Interior Architecture grad students present bold design interventions for a historic library in Newport, RI.

Therapeutic Tunes

In a RISD-MIT collaboration, Industrial Design seniors Lily Fan 16 ID and Lillian Krieger 16 ID created a musical therapy system for children living with cerebral palsy.

Learning through Service

Students involved in RISD’s Leadership and Community Engagement (LACE) program develop valuable skills through volunteer work with local nonprofits.

Improving Air Travel

A cross-disciplinary spring studio sponsored by Textron Aviation Inc. invites students to reimagine the experience of flying.

Collection 16 Has It All

Nineteen Apparel Design majors bring exciting new work to the runway in Collection 16.

Entering the Art World

At this spring’s Fine Arts Portfolio Review, students learn about opportunities in today’s rapidly changing art world.

Making Noise in the Nation's Capital

Students participating in this year’s Alternative Spring Break project traveled to Washington, DC to investigate a diversity of approaches to political activism.

Striking Student Designs in NYC + Milan

Eight RISD students in Furniture Design and Textiles are exhibiting crocheted and knitted furniture as part of Italy’s renowned design triennial.