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Emerging Illustrator Earns Recognition

New grad Julie Benbassat 19 IL earns an Adobe Design Achievement Award for her work with the National Park Service.

Six Alumni Earn Fulbright Grants

Recent graduates will advance interesting art and design research in Africa, Asia and Europe during the 2019–20 academic year.

Building an Urban Rain Garden

A spring Architecture studio sheds light on collaborative place-making and green infrastructure while providing Providence with a much-needed solution to stormwater runoff.

Going Camp at The Met

Doll Head Jacket by rising Apparel Design senior Zoe Grinfeld 20 AP wins first prize in a student competition inspired by The Met's current exhibition Camp: Notes on Fashion.

Between + Beyond at the Biennials

Nicole Eisenman 87 PT and Korakrit Arunanondchai 09 PR are the only two artists worldwide invited to show in both the 2019 Whitney and Venice biennials.

Upcoming events on campus

Jul 8

Classes Begin for Master of Arts in Teaching Summer Program

Jul 18

Museum event | Design the Night

Jul 29

Landscape Architecture Design Foundation/Field Ecology Summer Course Begins

Designing Brilliance, 1850–1970

Gorham Silver Manufacturing Co.

RISD Museum

Providence, RI

historical exhibition

Whether Line

Lizzie Fitch 04 PT + Ryan Trecartin 04 FAV

Fondazione Prada

Milan, Italy

two-artist installation

Thing Indescribable

Jenny Holzer MFA 77 PT

Guggenheim Bilbao

Bilbao, Spain

solo exhibition

Whitney Biennial

Korakrit Arunanondchai 09 PR

Whitney Museum of American Art

New York, NY

group exhibition

Focus: Fiber 2019

Michael Radyk 08 TX

Kent State University Museum

Kent, OH

group exhibition

Sunday Streets

Mary Curtis Ratcliff 67 AE

Cedar Street Gallery

Berkeley, CA

solo exhibition

RISD in the media