Posts Tagged ‘Apparel Design’

Performance: Van Den Eijnde, Centaur Theatre

Gwen van den Eijnde (Assistant Professor, Apparel Design) will be showing his new film, Centaur Theater, as part of an exhibition of the same name at the Haute école des arts du Rhin (5 rue de la Manufacture des Tabacs, Strasbourg) with an opening reception and viewing on Thursday, 25th May 2017 starting at 6:30PM in La […]

Featured wearable technology

Student work from the interdisciplinary fashion and technology wearables classes was featured at the digital magazine designboom. The classes were led by Brian Kane (Critic, Film / Animation / Video) and Catherine Andreozzi (Associate Professor, Apparel Design), with Ludovico Lombardi and Nicolo Casas.   Work by Brian Kane has also been featured: creators colossal […]

RISD to host Leather Symposium

From October 22 – October 26, 2014, RISD’s Division of Architecture+Design will present the first Leather.Footwear.Futures Symposium on its Providence Campus. This five-day symposium will include artesian workshops, international lectures, traditional and eclectic shoe exhibits, and national and local craftsman engaging new processes, historical traditions, and innovative materials related to footwear. Workshops conducted by the […]

Student work in Neiman Marcus “The Book”

3D printed shoes designed by Jacqueline Zhao (INTAR 14) during the Wintersession course “Augmented Body” have been selected for the October 2014 issue of The Book. This year Neiman Marcus reached out to the premier fashion design schools from across the country to introduce their 2014 initiative, The Art of Fashion. Nominations from the faculty for student works […]

Wintersession course documentary produced

The 2014 Wintersession travel course on Shoe Design, held in Italy, with Khipra Nichols (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) and Kathleen Grevers  (Senior Critic, Apparel Design) was documented by Jim White (Core Notions) with photography by Matt Francis Photography. View the 8-minute documentary on their experiences in Turin, Milan and Florence.

Collection 2014 tickets available

Collection 2014, the Apparel Design Department fashion show, will be held at the Rhode Island Convention Center (RICC), One Sabin Street, Providence, on Saturday May 10. Preview Show at 2:00 pm All seats are the same price. Assigned seat location will be printed on ticket. Advance purchase discount tickets: April 1 – May 9 Members […]

Professional Development Grants Awarded

The RISD Professional Development Fund was established with a Mellon Foundation Grant, with the goal of fostering excellence in the fields of art and design, and the advancement of knowledge in related fields. The fund also provides financial support for the extraordinary costs of studio work, for research projects that could not be done otherwise, for […]

Footwear Trend Seminar Planned

RISD will host a Footwear Trend Forecasting seminar,  November 15th 9:30am – 12pm (location to be determined). This is will include a Future Footwear Trends Presentation as well as a Mini Workshop of Applied Forecasting. Outside professionals in the field of footwear are welcome to attend. All attendees will need to log onto the SLEM […]