Rooftop Landing

We Come in Peace, a new installation by Huma Bhabha 85 PR, brings an otherworldly feel to the roof of the Metropolitan Museum in NYC.

News highlights

Honoring Innovation at Commencement 2018

Artist Cai Guo-Qiang, photographer Annie Leibovitz and robotics pioneer David Hanson 96 FAV are being recognized at this year's ceremony.

Next-Gen Multiliteracy Center

Moving beyond writing support, RISD’s Center for Arts & Language takes an inclusive approach to mentoring students.

Intense Focus on the Rohingya

RISD students and faculty grapple with real-world problems at Brown University’s Hack for Humanity.

Students Stretch the Art of Books

The 2018 iteration of RISD’s Student Artist’s Book Competition teems with brilliant work.

Alums Lead Equitable Met Campaign

With Toward Equitable Met Ticketing, a group of recent graduates are calling for the NYC museum to uphold its commitment to inclusion.

Upcoming events on campus

Apr 29

Film Screening | Human Flow

May 2

Visiting Artist | Amy Yoes

May 2

A Conversation on Cultural Appropriation, Representation and Free Speech | Bhabha/Wilson/Rasheed

Featured exhibitions

Almost Home

Do Ho Suh 94 PT

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Washington, DC

solo exhibition

Laura Owens

Laura Owens 92 PT

Dallas Museum of Art

Dallas, TX

solo exhibition

Living Still

Robin F. Williams 06 IL


Brooklyn, NY

group exhibition

RISD in the media

International Channel Shanghai

All About Going Abroad: RISD