Stories about studios + projects
In two provocative new shows, artist Janine Antoni MFA 89 SC presents visceral responses to embodied experience.
Poet and provocateur Kenneth Goldsmith 84 SC leads a cross-disciplinary discussion about questions of plagiarism and originality in art, design and higher ed.
Students in a Sculpture studio learn about the surprises of working with molten metal during a full-day “iron pour.”
Two graduate students recently made substantial steel sculptures that now have a permanent home at Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence.
Recent graduate Haley Davis 13 SC lands a plum job maintaining the wax figures at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco.
The Hollywood tabloids are abuzz this summer with news about first-time novelist Annie Weatherwax 84 SC.
Students in an interdisciplinary studio taught by Professor Ellen Driscoll, head of the Sculpture department and an accomplished public artist herself, are designing public art installations for the Kennedy Plaza area of downtown Providence.
Students from RISD and neighboring Brown University worked together again this year to hostA Better World by Design, an annual conference aimed at addressing sustainable solutions to complex social issues such as food, health care and the built environment in the developing world.
Meridith Pingree MFA 03 SC is a maker of geometric and jittery forms.