Posts Tagged ‘critical making’

Critical making + innovation

Critical making and innovation or what does it really mean to work together, to collaborate, to collude and share work? CO-WORKS is a direct response to an initiative in the Strategic Plan and has been developed by a taskforce aimed at providing a facility that can challenge us into new ways of working together around […]

Somerson Lecture at IYRS

On November 1, 2013, Rosanne Somerson (Provost) joins the International Yacht Restoration School’s (IYRS) annual fall lecture series featuring four highly regarded New England makers working in very different fields. The collective series celebrates the diversity of great craft and the passion, technique and thinking behind it. Great craftsmanship comes in many arts and forms. […]

“The Art of Critical Making” Published

RISD’s culture of critical making forms the focus of a new book being released this month by Wiley, a publisher of educational, business and professional development books, among others in its large family of brands and imprints. Called The Art of Critical Making: Rhode Island School of Design on Creative Practice, the attractive 272-page hardcover […]