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These 3D-Printed Bike Lanes Are Designed to Sit Underneath Bridges

Fast Company reports on Interior Architecture department project focused on reimagining Rhode Island’s Pell Bridge.

Kicking Off a New Year at RISD

The fall 2021 semester gets underway with student move-in, orientation activities and an inspiring livestreamed Convocation event.

A Call for Collective Effervescence

Interior Architecture sophomores work with community developer I. Lanre Ajakaiye on plans to transform a blighted Providence building into a multicultural gathering place.

RISD Exhibit Allows Visitors to Virtually Cross Newport Pell Bridge

The Newport Daily News reports on Crossing the Pell project created by Interior Architecture graduate students in the spring. 

RISD-Hyundai Partnership Explores Adaptive Ecologies

A multidisciplinary team builds on research conducted in the spring linking advanced technologies, public environments and personal experience.

Crossing the Pell 

RISD Interior Architecture students propose innovative designs for adding pedestrian and cycling lanes to the suspension bridge connecting Newport and Jamestown, RI.

New-School Old World

RISD Global offers two virtual summer studios focused on the cultures and design traditions of Denmark and Italy. 

Students Propose Real-World Design Solutions

Industrial Design students offer innovative ideas for supporting sustainability in Rhode Island and beyond.

Maharam Fellowships Support Greater Good

In keeping with RISD’s strategic plan, this summer’s 10 Maharam fellows use their design skills to promote social justice and sustainability.