Posts Tagged ‘Awards’

Yeadon Awarded MacDowell Fellowship

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) has been awarded a fellowship from The MacDowell Colony, where he will be in residence during 2017. Its mission is “to nurture the arts by offering creative individuals of the highest talent an inspiring environment in which they can produce enduring works of the imagination” and is awarded on the […]

Fellowships for RI Visual Artists

Rhode Island visual artists, in the emerging to mid-stage of their careers, are invited to apply for a fellowship from the Robert and Margaret MacColl Johnson Fellowship Fund. This Fund, established at the Foundation in 2003, provides up to three $25,000 artist fellowships each year, rotating among composers, writers and visual artists on a three-year […]

Through the Google Glass

After a competitive review of proposals by Google engineers, researchers and creative experts, John Terry (Professor, Film/Animation/Video) has been awarded three Google Glass devices on loan and an unrestricted gift to support the project “Looking at the Lookers.” A handful of people have been selected to beta-test the new device, which has a voice-activated computer […]

Creative Vision Award Contest

The $5K USA Projects Creative Vision Award is a new initiative launched by United States Artists (USA) to celebrate creativity and illuminate artistic visionaries in America. A monthly prize of $5,000 will be awarded to an artist with a project posted on USA Projects. Winners will be selected by a different major arts leader each […]

3six0 Architecture reaps 8 awards in 2011

3six0 Architecture–principals Kyna Leski (Professor, Architecture) and Chris Bardt (Professor, Architecture) received a total of eight design awards last year. At the AIAri Annual Design Awards 3six0 was recognized with all five Honor Awards, given for outstanding achievement in architectural design. 3six0was given two Gold awards and one Silver by Rhode Island Monthly’s Design Awards 2011 . For more details […]

Studio Goodwin Sturges book wins the Boston Globe Horn Book Award

“Pocketful of Posies” by Salley Mavor produced by Studio Goodwin Sturges, Judy Sue Goodwin-Sturges (Professor, Illustration), principal, has been awarded a Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. First presented in 1967, the Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards are among the most prestigious honors in the field of children’s and young adult literature. Winners are selected in three categories: […]

Peter Yeadon a finalist for the World Technology Awards

Peter Yeadon (Assc. Professor, Interior Architecture) was named a finalist for Design for the 2010 World Technology Awards announced by Ali Velshi, CNN Anchor and Chief Business Correspondent and James P. Clark, WTN Founder and Chairman. Hans Rosling, Ola Rosling, & Anna Rosling Ronnlund share the prize. Yeadon’s fellow finalists for Design were Adrian van Hooydonk, Lisa Strausfeld, […]

Alan Michelson Presented with 2010 GSA Design Award in Ceremony in Washington, DC

Alan Michelson (Senior Critic, Foundation Studies) was honored with a Design Award by the U.S. General Services Administration at a January 20, 2011 ceremony at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. The other recipients of this prestigious award are Julie Snow Architects; Robert Siegel Architects; Smith-Miller + Hawkinson Architects; Beyer Blinder Belle Architects […]