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Contributing to the Greater Good

Providence-based artist Marly Rogers 90 PT collaborates on public installations that spark dialogue while making the world a more beautiful place.

New Provost Brings Experience + Vision

After an extensive international search, RISD has appointed architect and educator Kent Kleinman as its next provost.

RFP for Repairing Our Oceans

Students in a fall Architecture studio called Your Ocean, My Ocean present a powerful performance piece and inspiring call to action.

Stateless + Eager to Explore

As a grad student in Glass, Mays Albaik MFA 19 GL is constantly discovering exciting ways to expand and refine her creative practice.

Redefining the Meaning of Monuments

Students in a multidisciplinary fall studio create powerful, site-specific installations at historic Fort Adams State Park in Newport, RI.

Where Art Meets Global Realities

Photography Critic Farah Al Qasimi, who recently earned a 2018 Individual Photographer’s Fellowship from the Aaron Siskind Foundation, reflects on her work, process and teaching.

Faculty Work Joins Met Collection

Work by artist/educators Daniel Heyman and Serena Perrone MFA 06 PR is now included in the permanent collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC.

Hope in the Face of Crisis

In November RISD hosted a two-day symposium exploring equitable paths to environmental justice.

Studio Focuses on Racial Justice

Interior Architecture students are working with the Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island to reimagine and reconfigure Providence’s Cathedral of St. John.