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 2021

ILLUS-2012-07 Drawing I: Visualizing Space
ILLUS-8900-08 ISP Major

Spring 2022

ILLUS-3936-01 Character Creation
ILLUS-4012-02 Senior Portfolio
RISD faculty member Eric Telfort
  • BFA, Rhode Island School of Design