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Alumni Stories

Maximizing the Comfort of Cotton

Recent Apparel Design graduate Kyra Buenviaje brings a love of nature to her new collection for the 2020 Supima Design Competition.

New Funding for 3D Visualization

A grant from RI’s Science and Technology Advisory Council helps researchers in RISD’s Nature Lab develop a much-needed tool.

Art = New Plus at LaGuardia

A massive mosaic by alumna Laura Owens offers a meaningful welcome to travelers visiting New York City.

Designed for Sustainable Living

A RISD team creates a stunning, energy-efficient getaway in New York’s Catskill Mountains.

Representing Fellow Artists

Painter Ryan Wallace reflects on the challenges of keeping both his practice and gallery afloat through tumultuous times.

Vital New Voices in Ceramics

Emerging artists Ling Chun and Stephanie Hanes are recognized for taking risks and opening up new dialogues in the field.

Renewed Focus > New Perspective

Assistant Professor Sean Salstrom encourages students to make discoveries within—and beyond—the constraints of remote learning.

Allegories in Glass

With multiple exhibitions this year, Judith Schaechter is attracting new appreciation for her amazing stained glass work.

Developing a Low-Cost Ventilator

Industrial designer Colin P. Kelly is part of a NYC-based team working to address critical needs during the pandemic.