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Guided by Nature

Work by Industrial Design alums and faculty engaging with the natural world is featured in the Cooper Hewitt’s design triennial.

Quest for Nonviolence

Artist/activist Jordan Seaberry 14 PT encourages students enrolled in RISD’s Pre-College Program to pay attention and get involved in the world around them.

Rethinking NYC’s Trash Challenge

As one of two finalists in the BetterBin.NYC competition, a team of RISD grads is eager for public response to its proposed new trash bins.

Glassblowing Meets Reality TV

Two alumni are central to the cast of the competition show Blown Away on Netflix.

Library Inspires Site-Specific Textiles

Textiles students design custom jacquards for the RISD library’s collection of classic Knoll chairs.

Making Progress in Puerto Rico

Designer Karla López Rivera 04 FD returned to San Juan to launch Isleñas, a socially responsible footwear company.

Mean Little Noodle House Makes Big Impression

Recognition for the Hong Kong restaurant designed and run by husband-and-wife team Kevin Lim and Caroline Chou MArch 11.

Here in RI | The Beauty of Bespoke Books

Providence-based bookbinder Jim DiMarcantonio 86 IL and his team at Hope Street Bindery and Box Company handcraft limited-edition masterpieces.

Grow Your Own

Grad student Hyunseok An MID 20 designs a compact, easy-to-use micro-algae farming kit.