Eric Telfort

Eric Telfort is an illustrator and fine artist who earned his BFA in Illustration from RISD and, after working as a production artist in the video game industry, an MFA from the New York Academy of Art. Telfort has lectured throughout the US and internationally in Zimbabwe, where he was a Visual Arts Initiative artist in residence. In 2019 he received a Robert and Margaret MacColl Johnson fellowship to explore the concept of creativity in poverty, and to pursue a personal independent visual novel. 

Fall 2022

ILLUS-2012-03 Drawing I: Visualizing Space
ILLUS-3306-01 Intermediate Digital Illustration
ILLUS-4016-03 Senior Degree Project
ILLUS-8900-10 ISP Major
ILLUS-8965-01 Collaborative Study
NMSE-8900-18 ISP Non-major Elective

Spring 2023

ILLUS-3936-01 Character Creation
RISD faculty member Eric Telfort
  • BFA, Rhode Island School of Design