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What Is the Future of Cities, and How Can We Develop New Solutions for Them?

The Boston Globe reports on RISD’s collaborative research project with Hyundai Motor Group.

What to Wear on Orion

Students in a fall Apparel Design studio construct gender-neutral capsule collections for 18 astronauts flying to the moon.

The Whitney Presents Jennifer Packer

ArtDailyreports on the Associate Professor of Painting’s first solo museum exhibition in New York.

Faculty Work on View

A wide-ranging exhibition of work by more than 170 current faculty members examines identity, the environment and notions of home.

RISD Welcomes New Faculty Focused on Race and Decolonization

Art & Education includes recent faculty hires in faculty appointments coverage.

Architecture, Modernity and the Post-Colonial Narrative

New faculty members Malcolm Rio and Germán Pallares-Avitia explore architectural history through the lens of decoloniality.

Cultivating a Global Perspective

Liberal Arts faculty members reflect on the inaugural years of RISD’s Global Arts and Cultures MA program.

Five Alums Join RI Design Hall of Fame

Local designers and longtime RISD faculty members to be honored by DesignxRI for their leadership and contributions to the industry.

RISD Welcomes New Hires Focused on Race and Decolonization

Full-time faculty members to join RISD in fall 2021 as a result of the “Race in Art & Design” cluster hire initiative.