Student Life

Student Stories

Hybrid Grad Show Hits the Mark

Intensely personal work by more than 200 RISD graduate students is now on view virtually and in limited-access Providence galleries.

Rhode Island School of Design Fashion Thesis Collections

Women’s Wear Daily interviews five outstanding Apparel Design seniors.

Promoting Civic Engagement

Students in an Industrial Design class called Urbanist Interactions propose design strategies to the Boston Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics.

Movement and Light

Students in a cross-disciplinary spring studio experiment with projection and glass.

Apparel Designers Delve Deep

With a live runway show out of the question, the Class of 2021 uses video to present their intimate and thoughtful work.

Next-Gen Design Online

WantedDesign’s International Schools Show presents thought-provoking pieces by design students from around the world.

RISD Careers Event Offers Insights

Annual Fine Arts Portfolio Review provides students with fresh perspectives on their work and opportunities in the arts.

RISD Exhibits Woolworth Lunch Counter Stools That Played Part in Civil Rights History

The Providence Journal reflects on Don’t You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– exhibition designed by RISD’s Interior Architecture department.