03/16/2017Artist Carla Edwards MFA 04 SC has returned to RISD to mentor juniors in Sculpture, foster their self-confidence and teach the critical language needed to help advance their work.
03/06/2017As a Global Faculty Fellow this year and next, Associate Professor Paolo Cardini is promoting pluralistic dialogue about the future through an ongoing series of international workshops.
02/28/2017As a first-year student Nevin Dunn 20 IL is pushing his conceptual thinking to places he hadn’t yet imagined – and loving the challenge.
02/22/2017Textiles major Anna Pederson 18 TX builds on her studio education through an apprenticeship in the RISD Museum’s contemporary art collection.
02/16/2017Students in a Wintersession Industrial Design studio conceived of by two grad students made future-focused work inspired by science fiction.
02/14/2017Colombian artist Vanessa Nieto Romero MFA 17 PR embraces a variety of mediums to convey messages about women’s rights and human dignity.
02/10/2017Students in a Wintersession studio hone new ways to tell stories through comic books and graphic novels.
02/06/2017Students have created an incredible range of projects for the Fleet Library at RISD’s annual Artists’ Book Exhibition.
02/03/2017A timely and ambitious Wintersession lecture series encourages educators and designers to break down the barriers created by unconscious bias.
01/30/2017Through a variety of projects, senior Olivia Park 17 GD uses graphic design to dismantle stereotypes and question the influence of technology on popular culture.
01/25/2017Artist and former Black Panther Party member Emory Douglas shares highlights from more than 50 years of creative resistance.
01/24/2017Recent graduate Anna Riley 14 GL speaks about the value of grants and residencies to moving her practice forward.
01/20/2017Designer Yuki Murata MID 02 hopes to make the city she calls home a hub for design-centered problem solving addressing global issues such as nuclear proliferation.
01/17/2017Digital + Media grad students are teaching a trio of Wintersession studios they conceived of themselves to explore how technology shapes – and is shaped by – history and culture.
01/10/2017New Assistant Professor of Political Economy Alero Akporiaye brings much-needed perspective to the understanding of the global economy.
01/03/2017RISD grad student Maia Chao MFA 17 GL and recent alum Josephine Devanbu BRDD 16 PT invite people who never go to art museums to visit and critique the RISD Museum.
12/21/2016Students in a cross-disciplinary studio create site-specific installations that bring the significance of a historic fort in Newport, RI alive for visitors to the state park.
12/19/2016Students in a cross-disciplinary Sculpture elective expanded their studio practices by exploring high-tech approaches to manipulating textiles.
12/12/2016An independent research project headed up by RISD’s NASA Coordinator Michael Lye 96 ID puts an entirely new spin on the simulated space suit.
12/05/2016Ceramics students in their last year of study develop strategies for cultivating their artistic practices and presenting their work to the wider world.
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