Elizabeth Hermann (Professor, Landscape Architecture) lectured in Colombo, Sri Lanka on, The Arts in Conflict Transformation and Peace-Building: Sri Lanka and Colombia. The talk is part of her sabbatical writing on psychological states and creativity in times of conflict and terror, and the role creative practices can play in post-conflict societies. It is also part […]
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Elizabeth Hermann (Professor, Landscape Architecture) has won a Fulbright award to support her research and teaching at the Swami Vipulananda Institute of Aethetic Studies (SVIAS), Eastern University, Sri Lanka. During Hermann’s time at the SVIAS she will examine the Institute’s role in ensuring creative industries within the Tamil parts of Sri Lanka are preserved, supported and encouraged […]
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 […]
Elizabeth Dean Hermann (Professor, Landscape Architecture) was a member of the panel titled “Made By Survivors: Exploring Issues of Human Slavery + Work” at the Impact Conference @ Sustainatopia in Miami on April 24. Other panelists were Dr. Elizabeth Goldberg of Babson College and John Berger of Made by Survivors.
The Professional Development Fund Committee met on April 19, 2011 to review project proposals submitted for its Spring funding cycle. The Committee received 27 proposals requesting over $90,000 in support. The Committee is pleased to announce the following awards: Mary Bergstein (Professor, History of Art and Visual Culture) received funding for her study at the […]