artist and author Faith Ringgold encourages students to tap into their talents to tell their
own unique stories.
04/15/2016Students participating in this year’s Alternative Spring Break project traveled to Washington, DC to investigate a diversity of approaches to political activism.
04/07/2016Assistant Professor of Ceramics David Katz revels in the resources, community and mix of disciplines he’s discovering at RISD.
04/04/2016Eight RISD students in Furniture Design and Textiles are exhibiting crocheted and knitted furniture as part of Italy’s renowned design triennial.
03/31/2016Alexandra Ju 16 JM recently presented her robotic jewelry
work at an international conference in the Netherlands.
03/25/2016Building on his work with the National Park Service last summer, Maharam STEAM Fellow Joseph Fellows 16 SC is teaching a 3D imaging workshop this month in Colorado.
03/23/2016Sophomore Nina Ripich 18 PT finds solace and creative freedom by connecting with horses in RISD’s equestrian club.
03/17/2016As an Interior Architecture major, international Fulbright scholar Clara Marhló MA 16 is learning to adapt and enhance commonplace structures.
03/15/2016Students present their work and welcome feedback from a diverse group of professionals at RISD’s 2016 Design Portfolio Review.
03/10/2016As a Mellon Faculty Fellow, Professor John Dunnigan MFA 80 ID is building new opportunities for faculty and students to engage with the RISD Museum’s stunning collection.
03/09/2016As a biodesigner and studio manager of RISD Co-Works, David Kim MFA 14 DM is deeply committed to principles of inclusion and interdisciplinarity.
03/03/2016Recent grad Patricia Dranoff 15 ID aims to develop tools that make a lasting difference in the lives of people in West Africa and beyond.
02/29/2016In a course on optics, students learn the complexities of creating 3D imagery through the process of making holograms.
02/24/2016With his high school slacker days behind him, Felix Beaudry 18 TX responds well to the challenge of exceeding high expectations.
02/23/2016Faculty and students in Industrial Design earn awards for innovative concepts at a recent healthcare design competition.
02/19/2016Sophomore Mei Lenehan 18 GD finds value in selecting classes that intellectually complement one another.
02/12/2016Graduate students just starting out in Industrial Design work to invigorate the dialogue around nuclear disarmament.
02/12/2016Students in a popular Wintersession class examine the genre of true crime from multiple perspectives.
02/09/2016Grad student Stephanie Muscat MFA 17 DM combines hands-on making skills with a lifelong love of science.
02/04/2016Students in a Wintersession studio focused on whaling travel back in time at the New Bedford Whaling Museum.
© 2016 RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN