Announcements + Updates

A Happening of the Abstract Technical

Two artists who practice within and around the discipline of Architecture–Carl Lostritto (Assistant Professor, Architecture) and Mike Nesbit–exhibit and perform a live studio session of their ongoing collaboration. Both Lostritto and Nesbit use their work to provoke architectural questions via structured procedures. In Lostritto’s work, he controls algorithms in the domain of drawing. In Nesbit’s […]

Ijlal Muzaffar Interviewed in The New on Sunday

Ijlal Muzaffar (Assistant Professor, History of Art + Visual Culture) was recently interviewed by Hashim bin Rashid for the leading Pakistani weekly magazine, The New on Sunday (TNS). The article entitled, Korangi was Desiged to be at War with its Residents, engages with the topics of politics and ethics of urban design and planning.

Yeadon Thrice Featured in Transmaterial Next

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) and his colleagues are featured in a new book released by Princeton Architectural Press. The book, Transmaterial Next: A Catalogue of Materials That Redefine Our Future, includes three of their innovative projects. It is the latest installment in the bestselling Transmaterial series by Blaine Brownell, one of the preeminent scholars of […]

Taborska Featured in TheCultureTrap

Agnieszka Taborska (Senior Lecturer, History of Art + Visual Culture) recently had her book, The Unfinished Life of Phoebe Hicks, featured in the 10 Best Polish Books Coming Out in Translation This Year. The book is illustrated by RISD alumna Selena Kimball (Sculpture, 1997) and recounts the fictional life of Phoebe Hicks a spiritualist whose […]

Kane Exhibits at Splice Festival and Chesterwood

Brian Kane (Critic, Industrial Design) took part in a panel discussion at the Splice Audio Visual Performing Arts Festival 2017 in London, England. His panel discussed, Sampling in AV, and examined the development, use, and abuse of audiovisual sampling. Kane also took apart in a performance and interactive installation, Emergency Broadcast Network “Full Release” Kane performed with fellow RISD […]

Franz Solo Exhibition at David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown U.

Kai Franz (Assistant Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) will present new and recent works at the David Winton Bell Gallery in List Arts Center at Brown University. While Still Before Us After All places Franz’s art in conversation with the architecture of List Art Building, designed by iconic American modernist Philip Johnson. New sculptures included […]

Adimando Featured by RISCA

Johnny Adimando (Technical Assistant, Printmaking) was recently featured in an artist profile by the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA). Adimando was the recipient of the 2016 RISCA Fellowship in Drawing and Printmaking, the profile is quoted in full below. Johnny Adimando’s work has been defined as; “art that speaks to a constantly […]

RISD Research 05/30/17

RISD Research Find support for your research, including updates and new funding opportunities at the RISD Research website. While there, search our improved funding database, SPINPlus to receive notifications that match your unique research interests.   Current Research Opportunities: The Collaborative is accepting letters of intent for their 2017 research grant cycle What: The Collaborative is now accepting letters […]