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Museum Acquires Edgy Contemporary Prints

Curator Jan Howard explains how Forth Estate’s wide-ranging print archive found a permanent home at the RISD Museum.

Here in RI | Providence Backs Local Designers

Three entrepreneurial alumni and a current faculty member earn 2019 Providence Design Catalyst awards in support of their practices.

Shapeshifters’ Show

A dazzling exhibition at Woods-Gerry Gallery presents an overview of RISD’s evolving Jewelry + Metalsmithing programs.

Bare Bones Beauty

Visiting artist Luci Jockel transforms bits and pieces from animals into wearable art that points to the fragility of nature.

New Shorts Debut at Sundance

Short films by Zenzele Ojore, Michaela Olsen and RaMell Ross premiere at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival.

In Praise of King’s Noble Discontent

Visiting scholar and activist Cornel West calls for ongoing work to address the many “catastrophes” plaguing American society.

Rewards of Indie Publishing

Independent publisher Nancy Cleary reflects on her 20-year (and counting) adventure at the helm of Wyatt-MacKenzie Publishing.

Animating Ambition

Michaela Olsen and Emily Collins bring complementary skills to their growing animation studio Mighty Oak.

Protecting Paradise

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