Posts Tagged ‘Division of Architecture + Design’

Marie Clarke, Professor Emerita, Passes Away

Marie Clarke, Professor Emerita, Apparel Design passed away on Tuesday April 26, 2016.  She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Clarke graduated from Pratt Institute of Design in 1948.  Prior to teaching at RISD, she designed for Max Schenk and Brothers in New York City, Bancroft Sports and Bennett & Co. in […]

Exhibition, Reception and Panel Discussion: "Where are the Utopian Visionaries? Architecture of Social Exchange"

Periscope Publishing has published “Where are the Utopian Visionaries? Architecture of Social Exchange,” a collection of essays edited by Hansy Better Barraza (Associate Professor, Architecture). An exhibition reception and panel discussion will be held this Saturday, November 10th, 1:00 – 3:00pm. Exhibitions and panel discussions are scheduled at RISD and the Boston Society of Architects. […]

Hansy Better Barraza: "Where are the Utopian Visionaries? Architecture of Social Exchange" Launch

Periscope Publishing has published “Where are the Utopian Visionaries? Architecture of Social Exchange,” a collection of essays edited by Hansy Better Barraza (Associate Professor, Architecture). Exhibitions and panel discussions are scheduled at RISD and the Boston Society of Architects. RISD Exhibition, BEB Gallery November 3-16 RISD Panel Discussion, BEB 106 November 10, 1:00 – 3:00pm […]

"Beyond Patronage" Architecture Symposium in Buffalo

Hansy Better Barraza (Associate Professor, Architecture) will participate in a day-long symposium at the University of Buffalo’s School of Architecture and Planning, October 17, 2012. “Beyond Patronage” is a symposium that brings together architects, designers and scholars to explore notions of architectural patronage today and their implications in design, reserach and practice. Questions addressed are: […]

Echoes of a 'Place of the Elms' in RISD’s Witness Tree Project

Eighteen months ago, a nearly 200-year old elm succumbed to Dutch Elm Disease in Brookline, Mass. This particular tree was especially beloved as a fixture on the property of famed landscape architect  Frederick Law Olmsted, who used American elms in many of his designs. Dale Broholm (Critic, Furniture) and his RISD class has turned the […]

Mattapan Mobile Farm Stand Unveiled

Join Hansy Better Barrazza (Associate Professor, Architecture), BR+A+CE (Building Research + Architecture + Community Exchange) and the honorable Mayor Thomas Menino of Boston for the unveiling of the Mattapan Mobile Farm Stand. On Saturday, September 1st at 11:30am, friends and supporters will gather at 525 River St., Mattapan, Mass., to celebrate the launch of the […]

Congratulations to Kim and Widder

This summer two distinguished faculty in the Architecture + Design Division have left RISD to pursue other professional and academic interests. Both faculty have expressed an desire to maintain connections with RISD as visiting faculty and critic. Mikyoung Kim, Professor of Landscape Architecture, has retired and will fully engage in her very active professional practice. […]