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Frere-Jones Wins National Design Award

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

Magical and Divinely Queer

An experimental film featuring costumes by Jamall Osterholm 17 AP wins a Student Academy Award.

Defying Disability

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

Fairey Faces the Giant

Street artist Shepard Fairey 92 IL paints his 100th mural in Providence, where it all began.

Women Working with Wood

The Center for Art in Wood hosts an exhibition of contemporary female woodworkers, including several with RISD connections.

Complexity in Clear View at D+M Biennial

In an eye-opening exhibition, grad students in Digital + Media investigated a wide range of social and scientific phenomena.

Good News from DesignIntelligence

RISD’s Architecture, Interior Architecture and Landscape Architecture programs rank well in the 2019/20 survey of America’s top architecture and design schools.

Character Development

A Tulsa [OK] Literary Artist Fellowship gives Olivia Stephens 17 IL the time and space to complete her first graphic novel.

Recognizing Outstanding Alumni Contributions

The RISD Alumni Association honors art and design professionals Todd Bartel 85 PT, Deborah Berke BArch 77 and Grace Jun 09 GD.