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Student stories

Going Camp at The Met

Doll Head Jacket by rising Apparel Design senior Zoe Grinfeld 20 AP wins first prize in a student competition inspired by The Met's current exhibition Camp: Notes on Fashion.

Building an Urban Rain Garden

A spring Architecture studio sheds light on collaborative place-making and green infrastructure while providing Providence with a much-needed solution to stormwater runoff.

A Call to Change the Narrative

Commencement keynote speaker Bryan Stevenson urged the Class of 2019 to combat injustice with hope and creativity.

Confidence on Display in Grad Show 2019

The graduate thesis exhibition offers an immersive and thought-provoking display of work by all 214 students earning master's degrees this year.

Windgate Backs New Textiles Grad

Textiles major Elizabeth Schweizer 19 TX will advance her work with Lakota youth thanks to a 2019 Windgate Fellowship from the Center for Craft, Creativity & Design.

Reimagining Palazzo Cenci

Interior Architecture students propose updates for the 16th-century palace that houses RISD’s European Honors Program in Rome.

Students Show at ICFF

A partnership between the Furniture Design department and Mabeo Furniture in Botswana leads to spring exhibitions in Milan and NYC.

Singular Style at Collection 19

Each graduating senior in Apparel Design presented a wholly unique design perspective at this year's runway show.

Film Festival in Full Swing

The 2019 Film/Animation/Video senior festival features an exceptional range of final projects.