Posts Tagged ‘Leslie Hirst’

Hirst Featured in Thriving Artist Podcast

Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) is featured in the Thriving Artist Podcast,  which is part of the Clark Hulings Fund Business Accelerator Program for artists. Hirst was a recipient of the Clark Hulings Fund in 2015 and in the podcast she shares insights about her practice and philosophy as an artist, designer and […]

Hirst Exhibition at Center for Visual Research

  Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) opens a solo exhibition of her work entitled Objectively Speaking at the Cedar Crest College Center for Visual Research (100 College Drive, Allentown, PA) on March 14, 2016. There will be an artist’s talk is scheduled from 6:15 – 7:45pm held in conjunction with the opening reception. The […]

Hirst and Van den Eijnde Awarded Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellowships for 2016/2018

RISD Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) has been awarded the Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellowship for 2016/2018 in the Department of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs and  Gwen van den Eijnde (Assistant Professor, Apparel Design) has been awarded the Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellowship for 2016/2018 […]

Hirst receives The Clark Huling Fund for Visual Artists

Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) has been awarded the The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists in 2015. Hirst is one of four US artists and one artist team who were awarded grants to actualize compelling projects. Support from the fund will go toward Hirst’s upcoming solo exhibition at the Lachaise Gallery […]

Hirst invited lecturer at SADI, Seoul

Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) was invited to Seoul, Korea as the 2015 International Summer Lecturer/Workshop Leader for Samsung Art and Design Institute (SADI). Sharing RISD’s interest in hands-on learning, Hirst led SADI’s Foundation Studies students through five days of input, exercises and critique. Entitled MULTIPLICITY, the workshops were designed to build […]

Hirst at Museo del Merletto in Burano, Italy

A solo exhibition of works by Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Foundation Studies) is featured at Museo del Merletto in Burano, Italy. The exhibition, entitled Message Threads, is part of the 2015 Programme of the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia (MUVE), in conjunction with La Biennale di Venezia, 56th International Art Exhibition. Exhibition Dates: 30 May […]

Hirst solo installation at Kunstverein Baden Galerie

LESLIE HIRST Skywriting 08 May – 28 June 2015 Kunstverein Baden Galerie Beethovengasse 7, 2500 Baden, Austria www.kunstvereinbaden.at Skywriting, an installation by Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Foundation Studies), includes works drawn from the sky and with the sky. On view are fifty-five of the artist’s Airplane Drawings – records of ground patterns seen while looking […]

Hirst at AIR Krems, Austria

Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Foundation Studies) has embarked on a ten-week Artist in Residence program at AIR Krems in Lower Austria. From April through mid-June, Hirst will participate in the intercultural exchange of this multidisciplinary program situated in the Kunstmeile Krems (Art Mile Krems). As part of her project at AIR Krems, she will be […]

Professional Development Fund grants awarded

The Professional Development Fund Committee met mid-November to review project proposals submitted for its Fall 2014 funding cycle. The Committee is pleased to announce the following awards to: John Caserta, Assistant Professor in Graphic Design, to support printing costs related to the project for/with/in. Farrin Abbas Zadeh, Lecturer in History of Art + Visual Culture, […]