Posts Tagged ‘Ceramics’

Upcoming Exhibition: Nicole Cherubini ‘The Love tapes: A Retrospective’

RISD Alumna Nicole Cherubini (Ceramics ’93) is featured in an upcoming exhibition at the Retrospective Gallery (710 Warren Street, New York, NY) entitled ‘The Love Tapes: A Retrospective’ The opening reception is on Saturday, January 16th, 6 to 8pm and the exhibition runs through to February 28, 2016. Further Information on the exhibition can be found here. […]

Raftery Transferware Project

Andrew Raftery Lecture: From Staffordshire to Providence—A new Transferware Project November 20, 2014, 2 – 3:30 pm Metcalf Auditorium Andrew Raftery (Professor, Printmaking) speaks about his new project which combines his proficiency in printmaking, his interest in 19th Century English transferware and his obsession with gardening. Raftery’s printmaking process has always been exacting and exhaustive […]

Selected contemporary visual artists include Bush

Showings of the NetWorks portrait videos of “selected contemporary Rhode Island visual artists” include Larry Bush (Professor, Ceramics). The NetWorks 2013-2014 exhibit opening at the Newport Art Museum will remain installed through January 19, 2015. Sunday, October 19, 2014 1:30–3:30 p.m. NetWorks 2014 Videos: World Premiere Newport Art Museum The videos will be screened in […]

A day in the life at RISD…October 10, 2014

Around various galleries across RISD, many talented artists’ works are on display. Here featured are works on display in the Architecture Department, Ceramics Department, Graphic Design Department, Printmaking Department, Photography Department, and Foundation Studies.

Leigh forms The Free People’s Medical Clinic

Simone Leigh (Critic, Ceramics) worked with Rashida Bumbray and Nato Thompson to create The Free People’s Medical Clinic, a project commissioned by Creative Time. FPMC is part of a larger project called JazzFunkGodMedicine: Black Radical Brooklyn. The installation is up every weekend for through October 12th. The clinic offers acupuncture, yoga, dance massage, well-women care, HIV […]

Artist’s Talk: RISD Alumna Arlene Shechet Breaks the Mold: Meissen Overtime

In conjunction with her exhibition at the RISD Museum, Meissen Recast, artist Arlene Shechet (RISD MFA, Ceramics) speaks about her residency at the world-renowned Meissen Manufactory. Arlene Shechet Breaks the Mold: Meissen Overtime begins at 2 pm on Thursday, March 20, in RISD’s Metcalf Auditorium. Shechet was invited to the German porcelain factory and gained […]

RISD Alumna Arlene Shechet at RISD Museum

In the first U.S. exhibition of her one-of-a-kind Meissen sculptures, Arlene Shechet (RISD MFA 1978, Ceramics) exhibits works she produced during her recent artist residency at the world-renowned German porcelain manufacturer. In “Arlene Shechet: Meissen Recast,” opening at the RISD Museum on January 17, the artist presents her own Meissen works in two galleries, alongside […]

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 […]

“Birds in Books” Sustainability Project Dedication

Students from “Birds in Books” will dedicate a collaborative project—a birdbath, a contemplative bench, and a birdfeeder, in the garden patio of a new dementia unit at The Highlands , 101 Highland Avenue, Providence on Thursday, May 30, at 4:00 p.m. with a reception to follow. Majors from Furniture, Industrial Design, and Ceramics will be […]