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Se Habla Español

Associate Professor Paula Gaetano-Adi experiments with an interesting way of helping first-year students let go of their assumptions.

Refreshing Approach to Business

Illustrator Julia Rothman 02 IL teams up with writer Shaina Feinberg for Scratch, a new biweekly column in The New York Times.

Defying Disability

An ongoing exhibition highlights the work and personal stories of 20 RISD community members living with disabilities.

Frere-Jones Wins National Design Award

Typeface designer Tobias Frere-Jones 92 GD recently accepted the Cooper Hewitt’s 2019 award for Communication Design.

Mesmerizing Midnight Moments

An experimental film by Maria Constanza Ferreira 17 FAV/GD brings satellite imagery to NYC’s Times Square.

Upcoming events on campus

Nov 20

Visiting artist | Matthew Day Perez

Dec 2

Visiting artist | Denis Do

Raid the Icebox Now: Witnessing

curated by Sebastian Ruth

RISD Museum

Providence, RI

anniversary exhibition


RISD students

Gelman Student Exhibitions Gallery

Providence, RI

curated by Heather McMordie MFA PR 20 & Lilla Szekely MFA PR 20

Venice Biennale

Tavares Strachan 03 GL

Giardini and Arsenale

Venice, Italy

group exhibition

Making a Seat at the Table: Women Transform Woodworking

Annie Evelyn 99 FD/MFA 09

Center for Art in Wood

Philadelphia, PA

group exhibition

10 Columns

Phillip K. Smith III BArch 96

Bridge Projects

Hollywood, CA

solo exhibition


Interior Architecture grad students

Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery

Providence, RI

group exhibition

RISD in the media