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Celebrating Progress at RISD Weekend 19

Alumni, parents and friends come to campus for an inspiring look at creative energy in action.

Brand New Day

Newly appointed Assistant Professor of Industrial Design Jess Brown MID 09 is addressing difficult issues and supporting students of color.

Colorful Welcome for New Color Lab

RISD’s new Color Lab is designed to foster interdisciplinary research among students and faculty.

New Fellowships for Grad Students

Thanks to two generous gifts, exceptional graduate students selected for the Society of Presidential Fellows will have tuition-free access to a RISD education.

Upholding the DACA Dream

President Rosanne Somerson partners with other leaders in higher education to speak out on Dreamers prior to the Supreme Court case in November.

Upcoming events on campus

Oct 19

Symposium | Race and Environment in the US

Oct 21

Visiting artist | In Conversation with Shepard Fairey

The Creative Marriage of Words & Images

Chris Buzelli 95 IL & SooJin Buzelli 96 IL

ISB Gallery

Providence, RI

husband-and-wife show

Raid the Icebox Now: Witnessing

curated by Sebastian Ruth

RISD Museum

Providence, RI

anniversary exhibition

Overview: objects are closer than they appear

Digital + Media students

Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery

Providence, RI

graduate biennial

Film Posters from the Dwight M. Cleveland Collection

curated by Matthew Bird 89 ID | RISD faculty

Norton Museum of Art

West Palm Beach, FL

poster exhibition

Venice Biennale

Tavares Strachan 03 GL

Giardini and Arsenale

Venice, Italy

group exhibition

American Monuments

David Benjamin Sherry 03 PH

Salon 94

New York, NY

solo exhibition

RISD in the media