Announcements + Updates

Global Futures Lab Symposium and Exhibition in Rome

RISD, with the support of MAXXI, hosted a symposium entitled, Global Futures, at MAXXI in Rome, Italy on March 2, 2018. The symposium aims at moving beyond stereotypical western visions of the future. The public is also invited to the exhibition Souvenirs from the Futures, featuring objects created by students who participated in the Lab […]

Rihouet Publishes and Lectures

Pascale Rihouet (Senior Lecturer, History of Art + Visual Culture) recently had her research paper, Public Life in Perugia and the Material Culture of the Annunziata Confraternity, 14th-17th centuries, published in Material Culture. Presence and Visibility of Artists, Guilds, Brotherhoods in the Pre-modern Era. Rihouet was also the guest lecturer for a cycle dedicated to the […]

Faculty Show on View Now

The RISD Faculty Exhibition is on view now at the RISD Museum through 25th March 2018. The ‘Faculty Exhibition’ is a longstanding RISD tradition, features works by faculty members currently teaching in RISD’s academic programs. Many works were created specifically for the exhibition, while others are drawn from recent collaborations or professional commissions. RISD faculty […]

Hirst exhibits new work in Rome

Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies and EHP Chief Critic 2017/18) is exhibiting new work at the Gallery of Art Temple University in Rome. The exhibition is entitled, Strutture Aperte: Libri d’Artista (Open Structures: Artist Books), and is curated by Devin Kovach and Shara Wasserman. The exhibition explores the terrain of the artists’ […]

Conference and CfP: Munsell Centennial Color Symposium

The Inter-Society Color Council and the International Color Association would like to invite your faculty and students to attend a special COLOR symposium honoring A.H. Munsell in June 2018. The Munsell Centennial Color Symposium will take place from June 10th to the 15th at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston. MassArt was […]

Rihouet Presents and Publishes

Pascale Rihouet (Senior Lecturer, Histroy of Art + Visual Culture) has presented her research at the conference on, Flags, Identity, Memory: Critiquing the Public Narrative through Color at the Université de Lille. She gave a talk entitled, Flags and their Public Life in Medieval and Renaissance Italy (law, art, and ritual), on 9th February 2018. Rihouet’s research […]

Bell Wins Blinder Award for SLICE: The Inhabited Facade

A post shared by DUAL (@thedualstudio) on Jul 11, 2017 at 7:00am PDT Jonathan Bell (Critic, Interior Architecture) and Ian Baldwin are recipients of the James Marston Fitch Charitable Foundation’s 2018 Richard R. Blinder Award for their project, SLICE: The Inhabited Facade. This competitive grant is “presented biennially to an architect or other professional in […]

Ryskin ‘Wanders’ Now On View

Masha Ryskin (Assistant Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) currently has a group exhibition, Wanders, on view at the Chazan Gallery at the Wheeler School (228 Angell Street, Providence) through 7th March 2018. Ryskin is exhibiting with Serge Marchetta who she has worked with since 2012. The mixed media work of Ryskin and Marchetta addresses notions of mapping and […]