Posts Tagged ‘award’

Roberts Honored By RI Council for the Humanities

Tom Roberts (Senior Lecturer, History, Philosophy + Social Sciences) will be honored at the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities Gala on 6th October 2016. Roberts will be awarded the Honorary Chairs’ Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Humanities. The award recognizes his diverse cultural work as an educator, writer, performer, and producer as well as […]

Gizycki Honored at Animafest Zagreb

Marcin Gizycki (Senior Lecturer, History of Art + Visual Culture) was honored at Animafest Zagreb in June. He was presented with the Award for Outstanding Contribution to Animation Studies for his work as a animator, teacher, and visual art historian. His work in animation studies, writing on the avant-garde and Polish film in the inter […]

Gizycki Receives Award for Outstanding Contribution to Animation

Marcin Gizycki (Senior Lecturer, History of Art + Visual Culture) is the recipient of the Award for the Outstanding Contribution to Animation Studies at Animafest, the World Festival of Animated Film in Zagreb Croatia held on the 6th to 11th June 2016.   His film “STO[NE]S” is a play on the English word ‘Stones’ which […]

Peltz and Westerberg awarded the 2015 Dynamostipendium

Daniel Peltz (Professor, Film/Animation/Video) and Sissi Westerberg (Critic, Jewelry + Metalsmithing) have been awarded the 2015 Dynamostipendiet. The award is in recognition of their pioneering work, over the past eight years, developing the artist-run, place-based research project, Rejmyre Art LAB, in the rural glass factory town of Rejmyre, Sweden. The Dynamostipendiet is given to just […]

RISD Museum Curators Win Book Prize

Congrats to curators Jan Howard and Judith Tannenbaum, contributors to “Get There First, Decide Promptly: The Richard Brown Baker Collection of Postwar Art” (Yale University Art Gallery, 2011). The book was recently honored with the Sotheby’s Book Prize for a Distinguished Publication on the History of Collecting in America, awarded by the Frick Center for […]

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS, John R. Frazier Award for Excellence in Teaching

The John R. Frazier Award is presented each year at Commencement to one full-time and one part-time faculty member who embodies the highest ideals to which our faculty aspires. Those who have received the award have said it is one of the highlights of their teaching career.  All students, faculty, staff, and Trustees are invited to […]