In our increasingly homogenized global society, artists and designers are exploring historical and ethnographic traditions in order to create meaningful, culturally significant work.
Birch, an award-winning restaurant in Providence, commissioned Ceramics students to create tableware to complement its menu and décor.
Representatives from RISD returned to Capitol Hill this week to co-host an industry briefing in collaboration with US Congressional leaders Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) and Aaron Schock (R-IL), co-chairs of the House STEAM Caucus.
Syrian-American activist Lina Sergie Attar MArch 01 spoke at RISD on Tuesday, May 6, imploring students not to ignore the devastation taking place in her home country.
This fall RISD will launch a new concentration in Nature-Culture-Sustainability Studies (NCSS).
When Robin Chase founded Zipcar to bring the European car-sharing idea to North America, she had only $75,000 in venture capital to invest.
When working on her latest feature, Carolyn Colton 14 FAV came to understand that the art of filmmaking really does involve smoke and mirrors.
As one of two winners of a 2014 Rhode Island Innovation Fellowship, Providence-based designer Amy Bernhardt 95 PR will use her $300,000 grant to launch Colorfast, a state-of-the-art research and manufacturing facility for designing and producing digitally printed textiles.
Deborah Zlotsky, a newly appointed assistant professor in Foundation Studies, makes paintings and drawings that blur the line between intention and coincidence.