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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.

Singular Style at Collection 19

Each graduating senior in Apparel Design presented a wholly unique design perspective at this year's runway show.

Designing Brilliance at the RISD Museum

Gorham Silver: Designing Brilliance 1850–1970 showcases 600 pieces—along with original tools and drawings—created during the company’s heyday in Providence.

Guggenheim Fellows Focus on New Work

Faculty members Deborah Zlotsky and Yevgeniya Baras and alumna Jennifer Garza-Cuen MFA 12 PH win 2019 Guggenheim Fellowships.

Innovative Humanitarianism

Lina Sergie Attar MArch 01 and the Karam Foundation are helping young Syrian refugees learn new ways of thinking through design-based education.

Upcoming events on campus

May 22

Exhibition | RISD Grad Show 2019

May 24

Visiting scholar | Julia Wolkoff

Jun 1

RISD Commencement 2019

Designing Brilliance, 1850–1970

Gorham Silver Manufacturing Co.

RISD Museum

Providence, RI

historical exhibition

Visions and Revisions

Various artists

RISD Museum

Providence, RI

group printmaking exhibition

Prior Things

RISD students

curated by Maya Cannon 19 PR, Megan Molina 19 IL and Justin Han 22 PT

Gelman Student Exhibitions Gallery

Providence, RI

group 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

They Live

Huma Bhabha 85 PR

ICA Boston

Boston, MA

solo exhibition

RISD in the media