Set on a Life in the Arts

Recent graduate Renee Yu Jin 18 SC reflects on the “lovable” problems of sculpture and the insight she has gained about privilege and art-making.

News highlights

Looking Ahead at Commencement

Thousands of family members and friends celebrate the accomplishments of the 672 new graduates who collected their hard-earned degrees on Saturday, June 2.

Graduating with New Confidence

Taking chances in and out of the studio is opening doors for graduating Illustration major Zharia Shinn 18 IL.

No Turning Back

New Apparel Design graduate William Lathrop 18 AP creates luxurious yet masculine high-end couture for men.

US Army Recognizes RISD Architect

The US Army presents architect Phil Tobey BArch 65 with an Outstanding Civilian Service Award for his pioneering work in healthcare design.

Alumni Collaborate on a New Classic

Lothar Windels BID 96, head of Furniture Design, works with Sara Ossana MIA 05 and Jonathan Glatt MFA 04 JM of O&G Studio to design the Sakonnet chair.

Upcoming events on campus

Jun 21

RISD Museum | Third Thursday

Jun 23

Pre-College Check-In Day and Orientation

Jul 1

Concert | Metro West Quintet

Featured exhibitions

Almost Home

Do Ho Suh 94 PT

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Washington, DC

solo exhibition

Laura Owens

Laura Owens 92 PT

Dallas Museum of Art

Dallas, TX

solo exhibition

Riverboat Song

Jordan Wolfson 03 SC

David Zwirner West 19th Street

New York, NY

video work

RISD in the media