Making the Cut on Project Runway

Less than two years after graduation, apparel designer Jamall Osterholm AP 17 is hoping that national media exposure will help him transform his brand into a business.

News highlights

Four Alumni Earn Caldecott + Other Honors

RISD Illustration graduates have earned two 2019 Caldecott Honors and two YALSAs for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults.

Lifetime Achievement in Cinema

Acclaimed cinematographer Robert Richardson 79 FAV earns new accolades for his work on Hollywood’s most memorable films.

Inspired by India’s Artisans

Sculptor Joshua Enck MFA 03 FD finds unparalleled creative inspiration as a Fulbright-Nehru Scholar in India.

Revisiting the Unicorn

A moving documentary by experimental filmmakers Isabelle Dupuis and Tim Geraghty (who teaches at RISD) is garnering rave reviews.

Polites Recognizes the Power of Place

An interview with Literary Arts and Studies faculty member Taylor Polites, who encourages students to engage with Providence’s rich history and diverse community.

Upcoming events on campus

Mar 21

Visiting artist | Amanda Williams

Apr 1

Dinner & discussion | RISD Leads presents Lindsay French

Apr 4

Visiting designer | Laurel Schwulst

Baker & Whitehill Artists’ Book Exhibition

RISD students

Fleet Library at RISD

Providence, RI

group exhibition

Visions and Revisions

Various artists

RISD Museum

Providence, RI

group printmaking exhibition

Everything is Connected: Art and Conspiracy

Jenny Holzer MFA 77 PT

The Met

New York, NY

group exhibition

Eye to I: Self-Portraits from 1900 to Today

Shahzia Sikander MFA 95 PR/PT

National Portrait Gallery

Washington, DC

group exhibition


Simon Haas 08 PT

The Bass Museum of Contemporary Art

Miami Beach, FL

two-artist exhibition with Nikolai Haas

In Retrospect

Karim Chaya 95 ID

Joy Mardini Design Gallery

Beirut, Lebanon

group exhibition

RISD in the media