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Alumni Stories

Exploring Extremes in Iceland

Alumni Michael Lye and Daniel Leeb formed the core of a recent expedition to advance space research here on Earth.

Weird as the Times

Work by five young Furniture Design graduates is featured in a DesignTO exhibition in Toronto called Themselves.

Contrasts + Contradictions in Architecture

Architecture alumnus Hashim Sarkis discusses his global practice and vision for the Biennale Architettura 2020.

Designing Shared Experiences

After earning a master’s degree in Landscape Architecture, Kelly C. Knapp has discovered new opportunities in experience design.

Preserving Ancient Traditions

Beijing-based architect Catherine McMahon is collaborating with traditional Dong craftspeople in a remote Guizhou village.

Among the Best

Several RISD artists rose to the top of various year-end roundups of creative achievement.

Utopian Vision

Artist Liz Collins returns to RISD to talk with students about her vibrant and ever-evolving practice.

Forbes 2020 Salutes Rising Stars

Seven artists and designers from RISD are recognized in the annual roundup of young entrepreneurs.

Pathways to Creative Practice

Seven engaging speakers at Mindshare 2019 highlight the diverse routes alumni take in finding their professional niche.