Updates from & for Faculty

Lynch published in French illustration journalism magazine

Fred Lynch (Associate Professor, Illustration) was published in XXI, the French illustration journalism magazine in May. The image and story were drawn from of his ongoing series Paul Revere’s Ride Revisited which examines history, preservation and change in America. For the story, Lynch revisited the site of a Catholic covent and school in Somerville, Massachusetts which […]

Duarte presents at Biodigital Architecture Conference

Eduardo Benamor Duarte (Associate Professor, Interior Architecture) presented a paper “Morphogenetic vs. Morphodynamics: Design and Prototyping of Porcelain Sine Wave Surfaces” at the 3rd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF BIODIGITAL ARCHITECTURE & GENETICS – BARCELONA. The conference was hosted at the ESARQ School of Architecture UIC Barcelona (Universitat Internacional de Catalunya) on 7th – 9th June, 2017.

Freiband Presentation on Artist-Driven Research

Andrew Freiband (Senior Critic, Film/Animation/Video) is presenting research at the 7th Annual International STEM/STEAM Education Conference at Hawaii University in Honolulu on June 9. He’ll be showing work into his investigation into forms of qualitative data that artists have unique access to, and how to better leverage this knowledge in contemporary complex problem solving. Using […]

Event: Questioning Aesthetics Symposium, 06/20-21, Barcelona

Tracie Costantino (Associate Provost and Dean of Faculty) will be speaking in a session entitled Arts Research and Aesthetics which forms part of an upcoming symposium, Questioning Aesthetics, which will be held on 20-21st June 2017 at La Virreina Centre de la Imatge (La Rambla 99, Barcelona). This symposium is free and open to the public.

Appointments: Dean of Liberal Arts, Dean of Experimental and Foundation Studies

Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that Damian White has been appointed the new Dean of Liberal Arts, and Joanne Stryker will continue as the Dean of Experimental & Foundation Studies from 1st July 2017.   Professor Damian White Damian White is a sociologist and political theorist with teaching and research interests in the sociology […]

Goldbard Appointed AICAD Post-Graduate Teaching Fellow

Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that Adela Goldbard has been appointed as the AICAD Post-Graduate Teaching Fellow for 2017-2018. Adela lives and works in Chicago and Mexico City. Goldbard is an artist and filmmaker who believes in the potential of art to generate critical thinking and social transformation. With her work she questions the […]

Workshop: Faculty Conversation on Teaching Writing, 04/26/17 RSVP

The Writing Center and the Dean of Faculty hope you will join a:   Faculty Conversation on Teaching and Learning Writing around Art and Design Wednesday, April 26, 4:30-7:30 PM Old Library (CB 521) Please RSVP to jliese@risd.edu by the morning of Friday, April 21.   Program: 4:30-5:00 Introduction Hannah Carlson and Dalia Linssen, Writing Center Faculty Fellows […]