Visiting Artist Lectures

Join Artist Oren Sherman for Preservation Conversations

Join us at the Brick School House on Thursday, April 26, as Oren Sherman, RISD professor and architectural illustrator, speaks to the preservation community as part of our Preservation Conversation series. In addition to his work creating iconic imagery – from Burger King Boxes to U.S. Postal Stamps- Sherman’s award-winning poster designs have included Brooklyn Bridge […]

Sculpture Visiting Artist Lecture series: Terry Adkins

Come listen to Terry Adkins speak about his installations which encompass Architecture, Sculpture, Video, Photography, Literature, sound and actions. He has exhibited work at the 2012 La Triennale, Paris, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and MOMA PS1. When: Tuesday, April 10, 1:10pm Where: Design Center rm 212 TERRY ADKINS -April 10th 2012 Terry Adkins […]

Sculpture Visiting Artist Series: Diana Al-Hadid

Come listen to Diana Al-Hadid speak about her large scale sculptures termed “Impossible Architecture”. Her work pulls from history as it builds up and breaks down forms resembling gothic towers, cathedral spires, classical columns and the sort. She has exhibited her work at the Saatchi Gallery, London and the Sharjah Biennial 9. When: Tuesday, May […]

Sculpture Visiting Lecture Series: Mika Tajima

Come listen to Mika Tajima speak about her sculptural work. Tajima’s installations form a commentary on the performer and the environment through space, shape and activity. She received her MFA from the New Genres MFA Program at New York’s Columbia University. When: Tuesday, March 13, 1:10pm Where: Design Center rm 212

Erminio Pinque: Art Speaks

Stop by Roots Cultural Center and listen to Erminio Pinque Talk about the work he has done at BIG NAZO LAB. Pinque is the Founder of BIG NAZO LAB and his work employs large scale soft puppet, mask and sculpture creations. He also teaches RISD’s Wintersession Course, Creature Creation. This event is free to the […]

Pierre-Alexis Dumas speaks about Hermes Editeur: A Journey on Silk

Pierre Alexis Dumas will speak on “Hermes Editeur; A Journey on Silk from Art to Craft” on Monday, March 7, 2011 at 8pm in the Martinos Auditorium in the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, 154 Angell Street. The constant tension of design challenging craft helps us develop skill and knoledge. That necessary tension is at the […]