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Forging Fine Arts Connections

At the start of the week, David Aipperspach MFA PT 14 got an invaluable opportunity that would excite any young painter attempting to break into the contemporary art scene.

Generating Great Ideas for RI

Art educator Adrienne Gagnon MA 08 has been awarded one of two 2013 Rhode Island Innovation Fellowships for her Innovation by Design project.

3D Printing Comes Home

Janos Stone 98 SC believes in putting the creative powers of technology into the hands of the common man (and woman and child).

Annealing Research Down Under

Matthew Perez MFA 10 GL is among seven recent RISD alumni to win Fulbright grants for study abroad during the 2010–11 academic year.

Martin Mull Witnesses the “Madness”

More people know Martin Mull 65 PT/MFA 67 from TV and the movies than from visiting galleries and museums.

Researching the Passive Solar Solution

As demand grows for architecture that addresses issues of conservation and sustainability, RISD’s Interior Architecture Department is continuing to emphasize low energy use as an integral part of its program.

Inquiry in Italy

Ever since the European Honors Program (EHP) was founded in 1960, RISD's most adventurous artists and designers have basked in Italy's rich cultural offerings.

Drawn Together

When hundreds of professional illustrators flock to Providence this week for the international Illustration Conference (ICON7), they’ll get a strong sense of RISD via a knock-out exhibition of more than 60 RISD artist-illustrators and a day-long series of workshops highlighting the RISD experience through the lens of illustration.

Cyclist Sets Wheels in Motion

At RISD, art and bicycles come together before students even arrive on campus.