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Protecting Paradise

Artist Jamie Allen is using stop-motion animation to teach kids about endangered bird species native to the Hawaiian island.

Faculty Work Joins Met Collection

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

Offering an Antidote to PTSD

Multidisciplinary artist John Sebelius is introducing veterans and first responders to making art as a way to cope with post-traumatic stress disorder.

Gallardo Gives RISD a Rosy Glow

Brooklyn-based illustrator Marly Gallardo recently completed a poster designed to bring RISD to the attention of high school students across the country.

Alums Ready to Shift Gears

Matilsha Marxuach, Amy Devers and Jerrelle Guy spoke about how the flexibility they learned at RISD has helped them pivot professionally.

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 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.

Graduating with New Confidence

Taking chances in and out of the studio is opening doors for graduating Illustration major Zharia Shinn.