Throughout the year hundreds of renowned artists, designers, scholars and others visit RISD to speak and share their work. Their talks, along with a range of performances, openings and other special events, are open to the entire campus community and often the general public, too.
RISD Museum | Third Thursday
5 pm | RISD Museum
Experience art in new ways through performances, snippets of conversation, hands-on art-making and encounters with contemporary artists. Bring your work buddy, your studio neighbor, an old friend or a new date and start your evening with Third Thursday. The event coincides with Providence’s Gallery Night, so you can also join free tours of numerous galleries across the city.
Pre-College Check-In Day and Orientation
9 am | Upper Met, 30 Waterman Street
All Pre-College students must attend the Pre-College Check-In and orientation on Saturday, June 23. Students and their families may check in anytime that day from 9:00am to 2:30pm. Details sent to students and their families.
Concert | Metro West Quintet
2:30 pm | RISD Museum
The Metro West Quintet, with guest pianist Mark Bartlett, performs music by Chabrier, Thuile and Taffanel.
Classes begin for Master of Arts in Teaching summer program