March 26, 2020

The Department of Teaching + Learning in Art + Design is delighted to announce that Master of Arts (MA) alumna Saba Qizilbash has once again been selected as a finalist for the 2020 Sovereign Asian Art Prize.

 Saba Qizilbash, Inbezelment, 2019, Graphite on mylar, cast i...

March 17, 2020

We are delighted to report that Department of Teaching + Learning in Art + Design alumna Rose Mary Botti-Salitsky has been bestowed by the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) the title of Fellow for her outstanding service and contributions to the Society, th...

March 3, 2020

MA alum, Munir Mohammed is  an artist whose murals grace a good number of Providence buildings. But he has most recently been challenged to scale his work down to  12" x 12" in a book authored by Mary Wagley Coop for which he has created some stunning illustration...

March 3, 2020

The RISD community is celebrating Founders Day on March 18th The celebration of Founders Day honors the entrepreneurial women who founded RISD in 1877 through a variety of special events and service activities in March. The College was founded and nurtured by a small g...

February 28, 2020

Edward Steffanni, MFA  Printmaking 2021, in his Visual Mixtapes class is providing Project Open Door teens with a great opportunity on Wednesday  afternoons during Spring semester to create work developed from imagery co-opted from visual culture.

Visual Mixtapes Class


February 27, 2020

In a talk designed particularly for TLAD Grad Students, Alumni and Clinical Educators on Thursday, April 9th titled Artist-Researcher-Teacher: Working With/In Communities as Holistic Practice, Dr. Pamela Harris Lawton, Associate Professor of Art Education at Virginia C...

February 27, 2020

Kirsten McNally, MAT 2011, has just shared with us that she was recently hired as  the Manager of Integration Programs  at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum. Since graduating from RISD, Kirsten has worked  in both schools and museum settings and hopes to crea...

February 10, 2020

Congratulations to Kameko Branchaud MA' 14 who is trading museum-based work to join the City of Austin, Texas as a Cultural Funding Specialist. Kameko will be working on a small team within the City's Division of Economic Development that manages 500+ arts contracts pe...

January 24, 2020

We were delighted to hear recently from Tom Flint MA'18 who is Executive Director of YEAH! (Youth Experiencing Art and Hope) a non-profit organization based in Fall River, Massachusetts that his organization has been awarded a $40,000 grant from MassDevelopment's Trans...

November 25, 2019

MAT alum Lindsay Borrows was recognized as the Rhode Island Art Education Association's (RIAEA) 2020 New Educator of the Year at a ceremony on Friday, November 8th at Rhode Island College. Lindsay who graduated in 2015 teaches at the elementary school level for Smithfi...

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