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Kama Sutra Revisited

Illustrator Victo Ngai 10 IL has earned the Society of Illustrator’s 2019 Hamilton King Award for her interpretation of the ancient Sanskrit classic.

Portraits of Undeniable Presence

Photography grad student Shterna Goldbloom MFA 19 PH explores the complicated intersection of queer and Hasidic experiences.

Museum Acquires Edgy Contemporary Prints

Curator Jan Howard explains how Forth Estate’s wide-ranging print archive found a permanent home at the RISD Museum.

Here in RI: Providence Backs Local Designers

Three entrepreneurial alumni and a current faculty member earn 2019 Providence Design Catalyst awards in support of their practices.

Shapeshifters’ Show

A dazzling exhibition at Woods-Gerry Gallery presents an overview of RISD’s evolving Jewelry + Metalsmithing programs.

Bare Bones Beauty

Visiting artist Luci Jockel MFA 16 JM transforms bits and pieces from animals into wearable art that points to the fragility of nature.

New Shorts Debut at Sundance

Short films by Zenzele Ojore 18 PH, Michaela Olsen 09 FAV and RaMell Ross MFA 14 PH premiere at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival.

In Praise of King’s Noble Discontent

Visiting scholar and activist Cornel West calls for ongoing work to address the many “catastrophes” plaguing American society.

Rewards of Indie Publishing

Independent publisher Nancy Cleary 90 GD reflects on her 20-year (and counting) adventure at the helm of Wyatt-MacKenzie Publishing.