Posts Tagged ‘Paolo Cardini’

Cardini Attends IED Rio, Featured in OGlobo

  Paolo Cardini (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) recently visited Rio de Janeiro to give a lecture at the Istituto Europeo di Design (IED Rio) and attend a symposium that focused on bringing together a wide range of leaders in design from both the region and internationally. Whilst in Brazil he was profiled by OGlobo, a leading national newspaper, regarding […]

Chief Critic, Faculty Fellow and Global grants announced

RISD Faculty Fellow: Congratulations to Paolo Cardini, who has been named the Global Faculty Fellow at RISD for AY2016-2017. As the fellow, Paolo Cardini will spend a part of the academic year developing a Global Futures Lab within the RISD Global space where he will work with RISD students to develop discursive design projects that […]

Cardini, Cavicchi, Holman at Fast Company

Several RISD faculty have been featured on Fast Company’s Co.DESIGN this month: Cas Holman (Assistant Professor, Industrial Design): “The Case for Letting Kids Design Their Own Play” Paolo Cardini (Associate Professor, Industrial Design): “How Local Influences Drive Design in the Digital Age” Dan Cavicchi (Dean, Liberal Arts) on fans and companies having different aims: http://www.fastcodesign.com/3048547/why-superfans-can-be-super-scary-for-companies

Professional Development Fund grants awarded

The Professional Development Fund Committee met mid-April to review project proposals submitted for its Spring 2015 funding cycle. The Committee is pleased to announce the following awards to: Silvia Acosta (ARCH) – drawing and writing spatial concepts, islands of Seto, Sea of Japan Eric Anderson (HAVC) – book project The Media of Objects: Design and Culture in Nineteenth-Century […]

Graduate Studies-Funded Research Assistantships

Graduate Studies-Funded Research Assistantships Projects beginning October 1, 2014 – April 30, 2015 The following faculty members were awarded GS-Funded Research Assistants to support and advance their research.  Congratulations to all. Peter Yeadon – Interior Architecture Smart bioplastics for architecture and design The research focuses on creating novel bioplastics with smart material properties that are […]

New faculty appointments

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to welcome these new faculty to RISD. Thank you to the search committees for their considerable time and effort this year. Foundation Studies, Design Alejandro Borsani, Assistant Professor Mimi Cabell, Assistant Professor Paula Gaetano Adi, Assistant Professor Industrial Design Paolo Cardini, Associate Professor Claudia Rebola, Associate Professor Photography […]