On Saturday, June 2, thousands of family members and friends celebrated a major rite of passage for 645 graduates who
collected their hard-earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees from RISD.
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and alumnus Kenneth Lewis BArch 83
brings his expertise about post-9/11 skyscrapers to the spring semester Tall Building Studio.
When producer Toshio
Suzuki travels to RISD to accept an honorary degree on behalf of the famous
Japanese animation house, he will host a screening and discussion of two of
their films, Spirited Away and Only Yesterday.
This spring renowned
public artist Kristin Jones 79 SC
brings new explorations of space and time to an interdisciplinary studio
offered through Architecture.
Alumnus Spencer Finch’s
alluring installation and exhibition at the RISD Museum
continues to get rave reviews from both critics and the public.
Alum Tomory Dodge 98 PT and current student Arthur Peña MFA 12 PT engage in
dialogue about Abstract Expressionism,
liminal spaces and “the death of painting.”
After working on dozens of blockbuster films, jewelry designer Dana Schneider 82 SC
felt like she won the lottery when asked to create the iconic mockingjay pin for The
In a recent panel discussion on Color Effects, artist Spencer Finch MFA 89 SC spoke with a
biologist and photographer about the nature of color and its ramifications in
the fields of art and science.
This spring Foundation Studies faculty
member Amy Goodwin 87 ID is showing a new collection of paintings at the
Albright Art Gallery in Concord, MA.
On June 2, the RISD Alumni Association will present information graphics maverick Nick Felton 99 GD with its 2012 Business of Design Award.
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