06/03/2014Speakers at RISD’s Commencement ceremony on May 31 reminded students to build on their achievements by focusing on doing what they love.
06/02/2014An experimental spring studio sheds light on changing ecosystems by focusing on migrating marine duck species that winter in Rhode Island.
05/28/2014Three graduating seniors and an alum have won support to explore artistic traditions around the world.
05/28/2014Birch, an award-winning restaurant in Providence, commissioned Ceramics students to create tableware to complement its menu and décor.
05/20/2014RISD is launching a new interdisciplinary concentration this fall focused on escalating interest in Nature Culture Sustainability Studies.
05/02/2014Former scholarship recipient Joe Gebbia 05 ID/GD creates a significant endowed scholarship to support the next generation of art and design innovators.
05/12/2014President Somerson and RISD students introduced a new interactive tool at last week’s House STEAM Caucus briefing in Washington, DC.
05/13/2014This week 46 seniors in Film/Animation/Video are premiering their final live action and animated films at nightly public screenings.
05/13/2014Amy Bernhardt 95 PR is thrilled to have won significant funding from the Rhode Island Foundation to launch a state-of-the-art digital textile printing facility in Providence.
05/09/2014Syrian-American activist Lina Sergie Attar MArch 01 returns to RISD as part of the Dimensions of Engagement spring lecture series.
04/30/2014The first recipients of RISD 2050 Fund grants imagine radical changes in art and design education in response to a rapidly changing world.
04/25/2014As part of RISD’s Shared Voices series, Robin Chase visited campus to speak about the importance of creating new economic models in a rapidly changing world.
04/22/2014This summer nine RISD students will pursue internships designed to bring art and design thinking to the realm of public policy and large social issues.
04/22/2014Multidisciplinary artist and MacArthur fellow Shahzia Sikander MFA 95 PT/PR encourages RISD students to question societal norms and reimagine the future.
04/17/2014Chitra Ganesh, RISD’s first Kirloskar Visiting Scholar in Painting, spoke about her multicultural influences and growing up Indian in New York City.
04/15/2014Todd Oldham, Jean Kennedy Smith, Bruce Mau and Hildegard Vásquez will be honored at RISD’s 2014 Commencement ceremony.
04/15/2014At Commencement on May 31, RISD will recognize architect Hildegard Vásquez BArch 94 for her work in revitalizing Panama City’s Old Quarter.
04/03/2014Mariam Quraishi 15 IL makes brilliant illustrations inspired by Western folktales and includes centuries-old iconography from the Indian subcontinent.
04/03/2014A new summer Continuing Ed class invites students to analyze the layers of Rome’s long history by exploring its underground infrastructure.
04/01/2014Work by Landscape Architecture students helps seal the deal on a 250-acre land conservation project in Connecticut.
© 2015 RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN