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Cultural Immersion

Students in three Wintersession travel courses learn through hands-on work with local artisans in Mexico.

Cinema at the Margins

Students in three Wintersession classes delved deep into film movements focused on representation and self-expression.

A Virtual Feast

Mattia Casalegno’s Aerobanquets RMX offers a transformative VR experience that plays with participants’ perceptions of taste.

Interrogating Cultural Norms

Assistant Professor of Photography Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa reflects on contemporary practice and creative research.

Exploring Extremes in Iceland

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

Continuing the Climate Conversation

Presenters at RISD’s second annual Climate Futures symposium renewed an inspiring dialogue about design and the Green New Deal.

Art Moves

In a new book capping years of research, art historian Pascale Rihouet probes the meaning of materials in Renaissance processions.

Smart Technology with Soul

Associate Professor Soojung Ham considers human emotion in developing an environmental system driven by computing technology.

Se Habla Español

Associate Professor Paula Gaetano-Adi experiments with an interesting way of helping first-year students let go of their assumptions.