Eckhaus Latta Follows Its Own Lead

With their first museum exhibition ever—at the Whitney—fashion favorites Mike Eckhaus 10 SC and Zoe Latta 10 TX continue to defy the desire to define their evolving practice.

News highlights

In League with Living Systems

The Nature Lab culminates its 80th anniversary celebration with a thought-provoking exhibition and symposium probing our complex relationship with nature.

Designing a More Equitable RISD

A conversation with Matthew Shenoda, RISD’s first vice president of Social Equity and Inclusion.

Fellowships Support Painters’ Progress

Two New York-based painters with RISD connections have earned 2018 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowships in support of ongoing studio exploration.

Excited to Explore Gambiarra in Brazil

Thanks to a 2018/19 Fulbright Fellowship, Gayle Forman 14 GL will push materials exploration to new heights in São Paulo, Brazil.

Taking Cotton to the Catwalk

Supima Design Competition finalist Bryn Lourié 18 AP is busy completing a capsule collection that will debut at New York Fashion Week in September.

Upcoming events on campus

Sep 28

Alumna Talk | Yelitsa Jean-Charles 16 IL

Oct 2

Gary Metz Lecture | Paul Mpagi Sepuya

Oct 3

Career Center Event | Prep to Connect

Featured exhibitions on + off campus

New Contemporaries

Class of 2018

Gelman Student Exhibitions Gallery

Providence, RI

group exhibition

Highlights

RISD grad students

Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery

Providence, RI

group exhibition

Craft & Care

Tanya Aguiñiga MFA 05 FD

Museum of Arts and Design

New York, NY

solo exhibition

Former Glory

various artists

RISD Museum

Providence, RI

group exhibition considering the American flag

Five Propositions

Celeste Rapone 07 IL

Roberts Projects

Los Angeles, CA

group exhibition

Shara Hughes

Shara Hughes 04 PT

The Arts Club

London, England

solo exhibition

RISD in the media