03/16/2015Poet and provocateur Kenneth Goldsmith 84 SC leads a cross-disciplinary discussion about questions of plagiarism and originality in art, design and higher ed.
Tags: academic collaborations, alumni, Digital + Media, Foundation Studies, faculty, Graduate Studies, Graphic Design, interdisciplinary, RISD Museum, Literary Arts + Studies
03/03/2015Foundation Studies Programs Head Shawn Greenlee 96 PR has earned a MacColl Johnson Fellowship to explore ancient Asian instruments in the context of new technology.
Tags: alumni, Brown, digital, faculty, Foundation Studies, global, innovation, research, Printmaking
12/11/2014Recently hired Assistant Professor of Foundation Studies Paula Gaetano Adi brings a cultural perspective to her work in new media.
Tags: digital, faculty, Foundation Studies, global, diversity
11/26/2014Students involved in the RISD and Brown STEAM groups welcome Dutch polymath Theo Jansen to campus.
Tags: Brown, Foundation Studies, STEAM, students
06/26/2014Students in a newly created spring seminar worked with immigrants at a housing project to create a permanent installation reflecting their shared vision of home.
Tags: local/regional, Foundation Studies, interdisciplinary, History of Art + Visual Culture, partnerships + collaborations, public engagement, Liberal Arts, students
06/02/2014An experimental spring studio sheds light on changing ecosystems by focusing on migrating marine duck species that winter in Rhode Island.
Tags: local/regional, Digital + Media, Foundation Studies, interdisciplinary, partnerships + collaborations, public engagement, sustainability
03/10/2014A MacColl Johnson Fellowship is giving Associate Professor of Foundation Studies Leslie Hirst the freedom to pursue exciting new studio work while on sabbatical.
Tags: Foundation Studies, faculty
02/14/2014Students in Creature-Creation recently suited up into their self-made puppet costumes and descended on downtown Providence to film impromptu interactions with the public.
Tags: local/regional, collaborations, entertainment, Film-Animation-Video, Foundation Studies, innovation, public engagement, students, wintersession
10/28/2013RISD’s 2013–14 Mapping Learning series is bringing members of the campus community together for candid discussions about pedagogy, critique and new paradigms for learning.
Tags: Architecture, Foundation Studies, faculty, Glass, interdisciplinary, Industrial Design, Photography
09/11/2013Recently appointed Foundation Studies assistant professor Deborah Zlotsky is currently showing drawings at the Atkinson Gallery in Santa Barbara.
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