Nancy Skolos (Dean, Architecture + Design) and Tom Wedell (Senior Critic, Graphic Design) were recently profiled in Communication Arts. The interview focused on how their work at RISD was incorporated into their private practice and how their designs are constructed both in terms of 2D and 3D layering and the selection of type. In addition to […]
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Franz Werner (Professor, Graphic Design) and his student Shawn Guo have collaborated in the production of this season’s Playbill for the Festival Ballet Providence (FBP). The booklet contains information audiences would expect to find in a Playbill: a welcome message from the artistic director, Misha Djuric, details about the company’s history, biographies of the dancers, […]
Franz Werner (Professor, Graphic Design) will conduct a workshop entitled Visual Discourse at the 2016 International Moving Type Festival (MOTYF2016) being held at the Gutenberg Museum (Liebfrauenstraße 5, Mainz) on the 24th and 25th November 2016. In addition to his workshop Werner will also feature student work from his classes Type + Image in […]
Paul Soulellis (Assistant Professor, Graphic Design) has curated and co-published Printed Web 4 with International Center of Photography (250 Bowery, New York) on the occasion of ‘Public, Private, Secret’ organized by curator-in-residence Charlotte Cotton. The exhibition is currently on view through 8th January 2017. The 40-page print-on-demand newsprint folio presents work by Wolfgang Plöger, Lorna […]
Michael Beaman (Critic, Interior Architecture) work is featured in a new book entitled Platform 8, edited and designed by RISD alumna Zaneta Hong (ID ’02). Beaman contributed projects, text, and graphical design elements to the publication, which was designed as a companion to practice, education, and research for architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, and associated […]
James Malcolm Grear, a former faculty member died on January 24, 2016. Malcolm was born in Wayne County, Kentucky on June 12, 1931. After serving four years in the U.S. Navy he attended the Art Academy of Cincinnati graduating in 1958. Malcolm joined RISD in September 1960, he was promoted to Associate Professor in 1962 […]
John Caserta (Department Head, Graphic Design) will take part in an upcoming series of workshops at the Lebanese American University (LAB) campuses in Beirut and Byblos.
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 […]
Jan Baker (Professor, Graphic Design) was a featured artist recently at the College Book Art Association website. Encouraging an interdisciplinary approach, Jan teaches book arts, with hands-on experimentation in letterpress printing, papermaking, bookbinding, visual poetry and Asian book arts. The exhibition ‘Bookmark’ celebrating 30 years teaching book arts at RISD, featured 350 of her students books, which […]
Around various galleries across RISD, many talented artists’ works are on display. Here featured are works on display in the Architecture Department, Ceramics Department, Graphic Design Department, Printmaking Department, Photography Department, and Foundation Studies.