Graduate Studies

Sproll Presents and Receives Award at National Convention

Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) gave two juried presentations – Developing a Foundation for a Pedagogy for Design in the Art Classroom and Visualizing Curriculum: Making Instruction and Learning Visible at the recent National Art Education Association (NAEA) Convention in Chicago. Sproll was also honored by NAEA’s Design Issues Group […]

Discussion on Learning Technologies, 04/20/16, ProvWash

Learning Technologies: How to Assess What’s Best for Student Learning Discussion with Amy Horschak (Assistant Director of Learning Technologies). This conversation will focus on how to best achieve the objectives and learning outcomes for your class by finding the right platforms and tools for your specific goals. April 20, 2016 11:30-1:00PM  ProvWash, Room 310 LUNCH PROVIDED […]

Trecartin & Fitch Return to RISD Screening New Work, 04/05/16

RISD Alumni Ryan Trecartin (FAV ’04) + Lizzie Fitch (SCULP ’04) return to RISD for a Screening of New Work and Q & A for the RISD Community. Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center, 04/05/16, 1:00-3:00pm. Supported by the Robert Turner Theatrical and Performance Design Fund in conjunction with the RISD IDISC & FAV Sp2016 course Dada Today.  

Lecture: Carolee Schneemann, 03/22/16, 7:00PM

Carolee Schneemann will be giving a lecture on 03/22/16 in the RISD Auditorium starting at 7:00pm. Carolee Schneemann’s legendary performances, installations, and video art explore and fuse a vitality of sensate experience and vivid imagination through ideas of the sacred, taboo, and erotic pleasure. With remarkable courage she disturbs conventions and trespasses boundaries, altering the […]

Graduate Studies-Funded Research Assistantships

2016 SPRING + SUMMER | Graduate Studies-Funded Research Assistantships | faculty application Research Assistants are graduate students engaged in faculty-guided or -directed research. Research Assistantships include compensation for the graduate student, but also are meaningful educational and research experiences and opportunities to contribute to the creation of new knowledge. Research Assistantships are not work-for-hire.   […]

Fall Crit Schedule posted

Want to visit crits in another department and looking for the scoop on who, what, where, and when? Click HERE to view the schedule. Please note that you must be logged in with your risd.edu email account in order to access the spreadsheet. You can also search your Google Drive for the schedule should you not have […]

Shanken to attend NAKFI conference

Ed Shanken (Associate Professor, Digital+Media) will attend the NAKFI Conference on Art and Science, Engineering, and Medicine Frontier Collaborations: Ideation, Translation & Realization from Nov 11-14, 2015 at UC Irvine. This “think-tank” event will bring together a diverse group of participants to: explore how arts, design, sciences, engineering, and medicine can stimulate a renaissance of […]

Kitchen as panelist at CSULB

Shona Kitchen (Assistant Professor, Department Head, Digital + Media) will be a panelist at the University Art Museum’s presentation of FAR-SITED, a project which includes an historical exhibition, a conservation initiative, and a conference on public art. FAR-SITED: Creating and Conserving Art in Public Places is a three-day conference examining new trends in public art, the […]

Paul Sproll joins Governor’s Working Group

Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) is currently serving as a member of Governor Raimondo’s “STEM and Equity in Educator Preparation Working Group.” Additionally, in November he will serve as a member of the external committee that will review the Arts Program at Milton Academy where Ian Torney (MAE ’92) is […]

Welcome new faculty and term appointments

Academic Affairs is pleased to welcome these new faculty and term appointments to RISD. Thank you to the search committees for their considerable time and effort this year. ​ Full-time Appointments: Apparel Design Gwen van den Eijnde, Assistant Professor Neil Gilks, Associate Professor Architecture Aaron Forrest, Assistant Professor Experimental and Foundation Studies Dawn Clements, Assistant […]