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Grad Photography Work on Display

First- and second-year MFA students simultaneously present two distinctive approaches to exhibiting fine art.

Visualizing Hard Science

Students in a fall Digital + Media research studio use high- and low-tech tools to explore the changing Narragansett Bay and develop creative research projects.

Perspectives on Praxis

RISD students test ideas about art and pedagogy by working directly with local teenagers.

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.