The Regenerative Earth Collective 

A transdisciplinary, student-led initiative reimagines RISD’s relationship with the ecosystem that surrounds it.

Visualizing Hard Science

Students in a fall Digital + Media research studio use high- and low-tech tools to explore the changing Narragansett Bay and develop creative research projects.

Perspectives on Praxis

RISD students test ideas about art and pedagogy by working directly with local teenagers.

These 3D-Printed Bike Lanes Are Designed to Sit Underneath Bridges

Fast Company reports on Interior Architecture department project focused on reimagining Rhode Island’s Pell Bridge.

A Call for Collective Effervescence

Interior Architecture sophomores work with community developer I. Lanre Ajakaiye on plans to transform a blighted Providence building into a multicultural gathering place.

New Scholarships Boost Accessibility

RISD’s Continuing Education division partners with multiple nonprofits to support BIPOC youth interested in pursuing careers in art and design.

Crossing the Pell 

RISD Interior Architecture students propose innovative designs for adding pedestrian and cycling lanes to the suspension bridge connecting Newport and Jamestown, RI.

Maharam Fellowships Support Greater Good

In keeping with RISD’s strategic plan, this summer’s 10 Maharam fellows use their design skills to promote social justice and sustainability.