Posts Tagged ‘Glass’

Pender Awarded Innovator-in-Residence with Swarovski

Stefanie Pender (Critic, Glass) will pilot the 2017 Innovator-in-Residence program with Swarovski based in Wattens, Austria. She will work with a dedicated team from Swarovski on experimental research on the area of Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) methods for glass. This collaborative research will continue the development of the Glass Fused Filament Deposition Modeling (FFDM) process […]

RISD Glass: Brett Swenson, 12/07/17, 1:10PM, Old Library

Brett Swenson Wednesday, December 7, 1:10pm Old Library, College Building 521  Brett Swenson’s practice explores the mutability of memory and perception in search of unseen connections between natural and constructed environments. Working in sculpture, video, photography, and installation, he embeds improbable human signatures within natural and geologic systems. His works manifest uncanny juxtapositions of the […]

RISD Glass Film Festival, 11/04 and 11/05

Please join us for the RISD Glass Film Festival Cable Car Cinema and RISD Glass are hosting a film festival celebrating 50 years of RISD Glass Since its inception 50 years ago, RISD Glass has prioritized investigation and experimentation through focused, skilled inquiry as the basis for creative practice. The range of work produced begins […]

Launch: Celebrating 50 Years of RISD Glass

ANNOUNCING THE LAUNCH OF A YEAR LONG CELEBRATION RISD Weekend October 7th- 9th KEYNOTE LECTURE TAVARES STRACHAN GLASS ’03 6pm  Friday, October 7th Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center Tavares Strachan (Gl ’03) delivers the keynote lecture for RISD Weekend which also marks the launch of RISD Glass’ 50th year celebration.   PANEL DISCUSSION MATERIAL INVESTIGATIONS: DEVELOPING AN […]

Taylor Featured at 1969 gallery and Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Chris Taylor (Senior Critic, Glass) has been selected to feature in the opening exhibition of the new 1969 Gallery (103 Allen Street, New York). Taylor was commissioned to produce a special sculpture piece to accompany All Together Now: New Paintings by Tom Anholt, Markus Bacher, and Alexander Kroll. The exhibition is on show now through 6th November 2016. […]

Pender awarded Autodesk Pier 9 Residency, San Francisco

Stefanie Pender (Critic, Glass) will participate in a residency program at Autodesk Pier 9 in San Francisco. She will gain access to advanced CNC machines and build on previous material explorations with some of the most cutting-edge technology available today while drawing from a multifaceted network of technical support and expertise. She will work with […]

Glass Hot Nights schedule

A weekly event that invites the RISD community into the Glassblowing Studio to observe technical glassmaking. VISITING LECTURES: DATES/TIMES/LOCATIONS Wednesday, September  30th            ALEX ROSENBERG 1:15 pm CB 521   Thursday, October 8th                        JAMES CARPENTER 5 pm,Chace Center   Thursday, October 15th                       LAWRENCE WESCHLER 6:30 pm, RISD Auditorium   Wednesday, November 4th         […]

RISCA honors Taylor

Chris Taylor (Senior Critic, Glass) has received the 2016 RISCA Fellowship Merit Award in Crafts. Fellowship grants acknowledge the work of 25 of Rhode Island’s finest artists in a variety of arts disciplines. Born in Iran, Chris Taylor attended the Rhode Island School of Design, where he received his MFA degree. He has been the […]