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Emerging Filmmakers on the Big Screen

RISD’s Film/Animation/Video department presents its annual Senior Show live on campus for the first time since the onset of the pandemic.

Getting Ahead of Climate Change

RISD Architecture students participating in the Envision Resilience Challenge draw up radical plans in response to projected sea-level rise in Warren, RI. 

Creating a Narrative

Visiting artist Arthur Gonzalez encourages students in RISD’s Ceramics department to see their art as conversation.

Preparing for Rising Seas

Landscape Architecture students develop environmentally just proposals for managing sea-level rise in the Narragansett Bay as part of the Envision Resilience Challenge.

RISD Students Connect with Industry Professionals

Juniors, seniors and grad students meet with representatives from 126 companies from across the globe at annual Design Portfolio Review.

Engaging in the Political

A graduate-level studio explores the role of design in politics and the many ways that contemporary designers are entering the political arena.

Red Herrings and Other Delightful Deceptions

Interdisciplinary artist Andrew Ross discusses medium and meaning with juniors in RISD’s Painting department.

RISD Black Biennial Envelops the Viewer with the Work of Nearly 80 Artists

Artscape Producer James Baumgartner talked with the show’s co-curators.

Challenging Fast Fashion

Apparel Design seniors present work in progress that reveals the thinking behind what they’re making and why.