Topic: RISD

The RISD Illustration Studies Building Gallery features work of three-time Caldecott Medal winner and RISD alum David Wiesner.

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Wiesner exhibit evokes childhood nostalgia

September 10, 2018 0 comments

“Journeys in Visual Storytelling” has arrived at the Rhode Island School of Design Illustration Studies Building Gallery just in time to remind students of halcyon days of childhood.

‘Over, Under, Through’ exhibit thrills Hillel

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‘Over, Under, Through’ exhibit thrills Hillel

March 21, 2018 0 comments

“Over, Under, Through,” a multimedia exhibit by Rebecca Volynsky, draws on styles of Russian ornamentation to weave a symbolic thread that invites viewers to explore her family’s Russian and Jewish heritage.

The Granoff Center’s Cohen Gallery began featuring works from Brown-RISD Dual-Degree students last Thursday.  The tenth annual exhibition showcases art from the selective interdisciplinary program.

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Brown-RISD students color Granoff

January 29, 2018 0 comments

For the next month, the walls of the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts will exhibit the unique skills, interests and talent of students in the Brown-RISD Dual Degree Program.

Beginning this fall, the Rhode Island School of Design will offer graduate degrees in the liberal arts, a feat made possible through collaboration between its existing undergraduate liberal arts programs.

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RISD to offer inaugural liberal arts graduate programs

January 24, 2018 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design is bolstering its selection of graduate degrees by offering its first-ever graduate school programs in the liberal arts departments.

Nature Lab creates biodesign maker space

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Nature Lab creates biodesign maker space

January 18, 2018 0 comments

Tanks of luminescent jellyfish and rippling seaweed line the walls of an open space on the bottom floor of the Rhode Island School of Design’s Nature Lab. But a transformation is underway; by the end of 2018, the room will become a “maker space” inviting students to conceptualize and engineer […]

New engineering center showcases mixed-media exhibit

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New engineering center showcases mixed-media exhibit

November 14, 2017 0 comments

From the corridor floors to the restroom walls, all the world’s a gallery in the new Engineering Research Center.

Risd New York Fashion Week Spring Summer 2018 NY September 2017

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New York Fashion Week features Brown, RISD models

September 18, 2017 0 comments

Last Wednesday, several Brown and Rhode Island School of Design students travelled to New York to walk the runways at New York Fashion Week.

‘Stranger Than Paradise’ explores art through history

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‘Stranger Than Paradise’ explores art through history

September 11, 2017 0 comments

Upon initial regard, the contemporary art exhibition, “Stranger than Paradise,” appears as a baffling mixture of contemporary and ancient art.

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Arts & Culture Roundup

April 19, 2017 0 comments

Join Rhode Island School of Design students Thursday at 6:30 p.m. for an “anti-salon” as student artist-scholars gather to feature their work

East Side bookstore to leave Wayland Square

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East Side bookstore to leave Wayland Square

March 15, 2017 0 comments

For 21 years, Kristin Sollenberger has owned and operated Paper Nautilus, a secondhand bookstore at 5 South Angell St.