Updates from & for Faculty

Announcement EHP Chief Critic and RISD Seoul Lead

Academic Affairs is delighted to announce the 2017-2018 appointments of the Chief Critic for RISD in Rome: European Honors Program (EHP) and the RISD in Seoul program. Paola Demattè will serve as Chief Critic for EHP for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters. In this role, Paola will lead the studio program for the EHP […]

THAD Academic Program Review Campus Visit

Related to Theory + History of Art & Design (THAD formally HAVC) self-study, an Academic Program Review (APR) team will visit RISD, April 2 through April 4 2018. The members of the panel are: Dr. Steven Henry Madoff, THAD APR Chair; Chair, MA Curatorial Practice Program: School of Visual Arts Brocket Horne, Chair, Graphic Design: […]

Sabbatical Dialogues Program Dates

Academic Affairs is pleased to announce the dates for this year’s presentations by faculty returning from sabbatical. The Sabbatical Dialogues program will be held in Room 344, 20 Washington Place, the program will usually start at 12:00PM, apart from 05/02/18 where the program will start at 10:00AM. In a change to the traditional format of […]

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 […]

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 […]

Krinsky Premiers Film at Sundance

Maya Krinsky (Assistant Director, Center for Arts & Language) and Brown University’s RaMell Ross (Mellon Fellow, Visual Arts Department) premiered the film Hale County This Morning, This Evening at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival last month. The film, which Ross directed and Krinsky co-wrote, won a Special Jury Prize for Creative Vision. Krinsky and Ross each received […]

CfP: Faculty Summer Stipends for Course Revision

As a part of the President’s SEI initiative, Academic Affairs is pleased to provide funds in the form of summer stipends to support faculty efforts to revise current course offerings to be more inclusive of diverse perspectives and voices. Applications related to required courses are encouraged: consultation with the department head and Curriculum Committee review […]

CfP: Tough Art Artist Residency

The Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh announces a call for artists for its annual Tough Art Artist Residency. The residency program invites artist to work in the museum to develop and create works that will be exhibited fall/winter 2018. This residency offers a $5,500 honorarium, $3,000 materials budget, access to fabrication facilities, marketing and documentation services, […]