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Where Art Meets Global Realities

Photography Critic Farah Al Qasimi, who recently earned a 2018 Individual Photographer’s Fellowship from the Aaron Siskind Foundation, reflects on her work, process and teaching.

Faculty Work Joins Met Collection

Work by artist/educators Daniel Heyman and Serena Perrone MFA 06 PR is now included in the permanent collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC.

Nottage Knows the World’s a Stage

Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage speaks to students about the reach, resonance and responsibility of art in the Trump era.

Revisiting the Architecture of Apartheid

The Architecture department welcomes Cape Town architect and author Ilze Wolff for the first in a series of globally focused discussions.

Antonelli Addresses Our Demise

In delivering the RISD Museum's 2018 Gail Silver Memorial Lecture, MoMA curator Paola Antonelli speaks about “broken nature.”

Brilliant NANCY Book Wins an Eisner

How to Read Nancy, by Illustration faculty member Paul Karasik and his friend Mark Newgarden, illuminates the art of comics by analyzing the Ernie Bushmiller classic.

Drawing on the Supernatural

Illustration faculty member Antoine Revoy 99 FAV spins a spooky tale in ANIMUS, his debut graphic novel.

Illuminating the Art of Co-Existence

An interdisciplinary exhibition on view this summer in RISD’s ISB Gallery brings artists and scientists together to promote conservation.

Fellowships Support Painters’ Progress

Two New York-based painters with RISD connections have earned 2018 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowships in support of ongoing studio exploration.