Updates from & for Faculty

Jeff Chang, Are We Gon’ Be Alright?, 09/18/17, 7:00PM

GET YOUR TICKET: HERE Come join our RISD Community for a talk followed by a student panel Q&A with Jeff Chang, author of We Gon’ Be Alright: Notes on Race and Resegregation. Jeff Chang is the Executive Director of the Institute for Diversity in the Arts at Stanford University, the founder of the artist network CultureStr/ke and the […]

Faculty Invited to View Teaching and Learning Resources

Tracie Costantino (Associate Provost & Dean of Faculty) would like to share with faculty members the teaching and learning resources currently available on the Academic Affairs website. These resources include resources on inclusive pedagogy, academic advising, course design. These professional development materials can be found on the Teaching + Advising Resources section of the Academic […]

Writing Center Now Center for Arts & Language

The Writing Center is now the Center for Arts & Language (or “A&L” for short). This change reflects growth in our mission and the variety of services we offer. We invite you to: – Visit our website to learn more about our range of academic support services, and please spread the word to students. – See our For Faculty tab for information on all […]

CfP: CAA Connect Annual Conference

The 2018 Call for Participation for the 106th Annual Conference, taking place February 21–24, 2018, in Los Angeles, is now open. Contributors are sought to present their own work related to session topics outlined in CAA’s 2018 Call for Participation. This document shows only Sessions Seeking Contributors via an open call. Check the CAA website in October for full CAA 2018 conference […]

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.