SPUR Grants Support Site-Specific Research

RISD students and recent alums are using funding from RISD Research to develop interdisciplinary projects with communities around the world.

RISD Global Flies Again

Students are exploring European cultural and design traditions this summer in Denmark, France, Italy and the Azores.

RISD Furniture Designers Dazzle at NYCxDESIGN

Current students and alums bring RISD’s critical making approach to this year’s exhibition at WantedDesign Manhattan and International Contemporary Furniture Fair in NYC.

Alison Croney Moses Is Expanding Access to the Craft She Loves

The Boston Globe profiles the RISD Furniture Design alum, a recent United States Artist Fellowship recipient who also cofounded the Black Mamas community group.

An Insatiable Curiosity

RISD celebrates International Women’s Day with a visit from experimental European designer Patricia Urquiola.

Wintersession Whirlwind

A glimpse of students experiencing life outside their home departments during RISD’s annual five-week intersession term.

Witness Tree 2022 Examines Conservation

Students in this year’s Witness Tree Project studio-seminar create objects out of beetle-infested maple from Vermont’s Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park.  

Designer Lauren Goodman Looks at the Potential of Discarded Objects

Wallpaper names the 2021 Furniture Design MFA one of 22 outstanding graduates from around the globe.

Fall Crits Light Up Campus

RISD students in every department present their work to peers, faculty members and visiting critics.