Topic: RISD Museum

Arts and Culture Roundup, Nov. 3

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Arts and Culture Roundup, Nov. 3

November 3, 2019 0 comments

This Tuesday, the Rhode Island School of Design Museum will lead “Museum as Object,” a workshop focused on teaching with objects.

In the original “Raid the Icebox” exhibit, Warhol emphasized “the artist as curator,” creating a nontraditional, interactive experience.

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Exhibit reexamines Warhol’s curatorial style

September 16, 2019 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design Museum opened its new exhibit, “Raid the Icebox Now,” on Sept. 13 to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the museum’s original “Raid the Icebox,” curated by Andy Warhol.

“Repair and Design Futures” highlights the themes of repair and transformation, both literally and metaphorically, through pieces from the Rhode Island School of Design’s permanent collection as well as the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology.

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RISD Museum exhibit delves into repair, renewal

October 19, 2018 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design Museum’s latest exhibition, “Repair and Design Futures,” opened its nine-month run Oct. 5.

Becci Davis, the 2018 Artist Fellow at the RISD Museum, discusses her research at the museum’s update meeting last week alongside other faculty presentations on new acquisitions, practices and projects.

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RISD Museum outlines upcoming exhibits, current research

September 24, 2018 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design Museum gave visitors a preview of the objects, exhibitions and renovations coming to the museum in the near and distant future during a talk last Thursday titled “Today and Tomorrow: Museum Update.”

Predo Reyes’s latest piece is the eighth part of a 16-part art project. The artist is one of many working on this collaborative venture.

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RISD Museum exhibit engages community

February 1, 2018 0 comments

Hanging above Bolt Coffee at the Rhode Island School of Design Museum is Pedro Reyes’ flag “Hands On With A Vision,” the latest installment in “Pledges of Allegiance,” a nationwide art project put on by the New York-based public arts nonprofit Creative Time.

RISD Museum rethinks fifth floor, allows for immersive experience

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RISD Museum rethinks fifth floor, allows for immersive experience

September 19, 2017 0 comments

Upon stepping onto the fifth floor of the Rhode Island School of Design Museum a year ago, viewers were transported 200 years back to Victorian-era salons.

RISD Museum names cartoonist as 2017 Artist Fellow

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RISD Museum names cartoonist as 2017 Artist Fellow

February 1, 2017 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design Museum recently unveiled accomplished cartoonist Walker Mettling as a 2017 Artist Fellow.