Instagram Meets Installation

Three Graphic Design seniors won a 2018 Dorner Prize from the RISD Museum to develop an installation and publication called the Draft Catalog.

News highlights

Exploring Technological Landscapes

Students in a fall semester Digital + Media studio explore the potential and pitfalls of new technologies.

Redefining the Meaning of Monuments

Students in a multidisciplinary fall studio create powerful, site-specific installations at historic Fort Adams State Park in Newport, RI.

Creating without Constraints

After completing a recent commission for Lexus, Furniture Design grad student Tim Miller MFA 19 FD reflects on the project and considers what's next.

Protecting Paradise

Artist Jamie Allen 05 IL is using stop-motion animation to teach kids about endangered bird species native to the Hawaiian island.

Designing Family Fun for All

Exhibit designer Margaret Middleton 08 ID loves creating inclusive, accessible learning environments for children.

Upcoming events on campus

Jan 23

MLK Series Keynote | Cornel West

Feb 14

Spring 2019 Degree Program classes begin

Shara Hughes

Shara Hughes 04 PT

The Arts Club

London, England

solo exhibition

Shared Languages

RISD Global

Fleet Library

Providence, RI

group exhibition

The Depth of Perception

Stephanie Roberts-Camello 85 PT

Fountain Street Fine Art

Boston, MA

group exhibition

Let’s try listening again

Fotini Vurgaropulou 84 SC


Brooklyn, NY

group exhibition

Printmaking Biennial

Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery

Providence, RI

group exhibition

Eye to I: Self-Portraits from 1900 to Today

Shahzia Sikander MFA 95 PR/PT

National Portrait Gallery

Washington, DC

group exhibition

RISD in the media

Providence Business News

RISD, JWU eye local food brand