Lifetime Achievement in Cinema

Acclaimed cinematographer Robert Richardson 79 FAV earns new accolades for his work on Hollywood’s most memorable films.

Kama Sutra Revisited

Illustrator Victo Ngai 10 IL has earned the Society of Illustrator’s 2019 Hamilton King Award for her interpretation of the ancient Sanskrit classic.

Portraits of Undeniable Presence

Photography grad student Shterna Goldbloom MFA 19 PH explores the complicated intersection of queer and Hasidic experiences.

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

Upcoming events

Visiting composer | Yasunao Tone

Wednesday, April 3

20 Washington Place

Screening and Q&A | Dragonfly Eyes by Xu Bing

Wednesday, April 3

RISD Auditorium

Book fair | RISD Unbound

Saturday, April 6

Fleet Library (Main)

Featured exhibitions on campus

Visions and Revisions

Various artists

through Aug 4

RISD Museum

Baker & Whitehill Artists’ Book Exhibition

RISD students

through Apr 28

Fleet Library at RISD

Graduate Biennial Show

Industrial Design grad students

through Mar 31

Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery

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

get a sense of Experimental and Foundation Studies