Posts Tagged ‘Museum of Art’

"America in View: Landscape Photography 1865 to Now" Exhibition Opening at the RISD Museum

A broad panorama of our country’s topographies and correlating narratives, America in View reveals a nation’s ambitions and failings, beauty and loss, politics and personal stories through about 150 photographs spanning nearly 150 years. Ranging from 19th-century albumen prints documenting the pristine drama of the Western landscape to contemporary digital images that construct newly imagined […]

John W. Smith appointed Director of the Museum of Art

On behalf of Dr. William Tsiaras, Chair of the Search Committee and incoming Chair of the Museum Board of Governors, I’m pleased to share with you the news that John W. Smith has been appointed Director of the Museum of Art effective fall 2011. John joins us from the Smithsonian Institution’s Archives of American Art […]

Nicole Cherubini ('93), Jackie Saccoccio ('85) + upcoming collisions

Nicole Cherubini (RISD ’93) will be on campus as a visiting artist in the Ceramics Department, September 13 & 15th, and 28 & 29th, to create pieces for the upcoming “Collision” RISD Museum group show. Cherubini will have an open door policy during her visit to campus so that students and other interested persons can observe […]

James Hall named Executive Director of the Providence Preservation Society

James Hall, Assistant Director, RISD Museum of Art, has been named  Executive Director of the Providence Preservation Society.  As Assistant Director of the Museum since 2006, James played a vital role in the design and opening of the Chace Center, and the Chihuly at RISD and Marcel Breuer exhibitions, among many other accomplishments.  Previously, James was […]