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Bearing Witness Down Under

Students traveled to Australia over Wintersession for an intensive variation on RISD’s long-running Witness Tree course.

Here in RI | RISD Artist Earns Recognition

The Rhode Island Foundation names Assistant Professor of Illustration Eric Telfort a 2020 MacColl Johnson Fellow.

Cultural Immersion

Students in three Wintersession travel courses learn through hands-on work with local artisans in Mexico.

Cinema at the Margins

Students in three Wintersession classes delved deep into film movements focused on representation and self-expression.

Speculations on the Posthuman Age

Merging theory with technique, Assistant Professor Anastasiia Raina is reimagining the future of graphic design.

A Virtual Feast

Mattia Casalegno’s Aerobanquets RMX offers a transformative VR experience that plays with participants’ perceptions of taste.

Interrogating Cultural Norms

Assistant Professor of Photography Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa reflects on contemporary practice and creative research.

Exploring Extremes in Iceland

Alumni Michael Lye and Daniel Leeb formed the core of a recent expedition to advance space research here on Earth.

Here in RI | Headed for Despair

Professor Mike Fink muses on metaphorical meanings and the poetry of things close at hand.