Posts Tagged ‘Digital + Media’

Kitchen at ShiftxDesign Conference 2017

Shona Kitchen (Assistant Professor, Digital + Media) is an invited panelist at ShiftxDesign, an annual conference that brings together creative thinkers, design luminaries, experts from a variety of backgrounds, and students to engage in and reinterpret the design process. This year the conference will be held on the 19th February. The theme of Shift in […]

Kitchen as panelist at CSULB

Shona Kitchen (Assistant Professor, Department Head, Digital + Media) will be a panelist at the University Art Museum’s presentation of FAR-SITED, a project which includes an historical exhibition, a conservation initiative, and a conference on public art. FAR-SITED: Creating and Conserving Art in Public Places is a three-day conference examining new trends in public art, the […]

Welcome new faculty and term appointments

Academic Affairs is pleased to welcome these new faculty and term appointments to RISD. Thank you to the search committees for their considerable time and effort this year. ​ Full-time Appointments: Apparel Design Gwen van den Eijnde, Assistant Professor Neil Gilks, Associate Professor Architecture Aaron Forrest, Assistant Professor Experimental and Foundation Studies Dawn Clements, Assistant […]

Faculty Biennial includes Faculty Forum programs

Faculty Forum This year, the Museum offers an expanded opportunity for RISD faculty to share their works of art and design in theFaculty Biennial exhibition or present their research and expertise as teaching artists in a Faculty Forum. In this new forum, faculty members offer discussions, readings, papers, and performances—creating an exciting platform for public […]

Kitchen explores the nature of expeditions

apexart– New York City 18th Unsolicited Proposal Program: winning exhibitions Following a month-long voting period in which 170 jurors from around the world evaluated 472 proposals investigating diverse subjects in a crowd-sourced, meritocratic process that focuses on the strength of the idea, apexart has announced the three winning exhibitions of the 18th Unsolicited Proposal Program. RISD […]

Forman awarded residency and fellowship

Eric Forman (Critic, Digital + Media) was awarded a residency and Jerome Fellowship to install his interactive sound sculpture “Radioscape” in Franconia Sculpture Park, Minnesota. “Radioscape” is a kinetic soundscape made from salvaged car radio antennas and obsolete iPod FM radio transmitters. Radioscape was initially supported by a grant from RISD’s Professional Development Fund.  

Forman in Spotlight Series

Eric Forman (Critic, Digital + Media) will be featured in the University of the Arts Spotlight Series in Philadelphia. He will be giving a Visiting Artist Lecture on Art, Technology, and Interaction, and his own work synthesizing those fields over the past decade. This Spring 2014 Spotlight Series selection was invited by the University of […]

RISD 2050 grants awarded

The 2050 Fund was established to help stimulate the landscape of art and design education and promote RISD’s leadership in this global arena, while keeping in mind the challenges faced by higher education. Congratulations to the following grant winners, whose proposals imagine the future of art and design education for RISD, and promote RISD as the leading […]

Prince in Residence at ACAD

Mixed-media artist Jocelyne Prince (Associate Professor, Glass)  is in residence in the Glass program at ACAD throughout the month of January 2014. In association with the residency, the Illingworth Kerr Gallery presents an exhibition of Prince’s work in the IKG Modular Gallery, Main Mall. The exhibition will include video and large-scale photographic documentation of some […]

Greenlee Presents on Computational Media

Shawn Greenlee (Assistant Professor, Foundation Studies) presented “New Paradigms in Teaching and Learning” at the November 2013 AICAD Conference in Baltimore, Md. The presentation explained the evolving computational media curriculum in Foundation Studies. Presentation text