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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.

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.

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.

Thrills + Chills from Huma Bhabha

In her latest survey at the ICA in Boston, Huma Bhabha 85 PR surrounds audiences with the eerie wages and wagers of war.

Reviewing Fine Arts Portfolios

Students make meaningful connections with alumni and other creative professionals at the Fine Arts Portfolio Review hosted by RISD Careers.

Standing Up to Gun Violence

A multidisciplinary initiative at RISD draws attention to the thousands of lives lost in mass shootings since the massacre at Columbine High School 20 years ago.

Art or Sacred Object?

Two student projects exploring art and religious expression win Dorner Prize support from the RISD Museum.

Design for the Green New Deal

In an early April event on campus, a multidisciplinary group of experts addressed the problem of coastal sustainability within global and local contexts.