Designing Educational Experiences in India

Now back in her home country, alumna Mudita Pasari MA 17 is using her design expertise to promote sustainability and environmental awareness.

Stunning Collections Reborn at NYFW

Fourteen aspiring designers representing the Class of 2018 wow the crowd at New York Fashion Week.

Designing a More Equitable RISD

A conversation with Matthew Shenoda, RISD’s first vice president of Social Equity and Inclusion.

undergraduate students (fall 2018)
graduate students (fall 2018)
student/faculty ratio
MacArthur “genius award” winners

Upcoming events

Visiting Artist | Tiona Nekkia McClodden

Tuesday, October 23

Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center/RISD Museum

Artist Ball

Friday, October 26

Alex and Ani Center

Featured exhibitions on campus


Jewelry + Metalsmithing grad students

through Nov 4

Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery

The Phantom of Liberty

contemporary artists

through Dec 30

RISD Museum

Repair and Design Futures

various artists

through June 29, 2019

RISD Museum

From the very first year you’ll be urged to experiment.

get a sense of Experimental and Foundation Studies