Posts Tagged ‘Research’

One Small Step for Lye

Michael Lye (Assistant Professor, Industrial Design) was featured on Horizon the BBC television’s premier science program. In an episode titled, Mars – A Traveler’s Guide, Lye was interviewed and filmed testing the MS1 space suit simulator in the Kilauea Iki crater on the big island of Hawaii. Lye was featured on the program along with […]

Ganguly Begins Fellowship in Berlin

Avishek Ganguly (Assistant Professor, Literary Arts + Studies) recently began his 10-month term as a Fellow at the International Research Center at the Freie Universität in Berlin, Germany. During the period of his fellowship Ganguly will work on his book manuscript ‘Polyglot Performances: Translation and the Post-Monolingual Stage’. This comparative project offers new ways of […]

Maly’s DredgeFest Turns Up Award

Tim Maly (Assistant Professor, Industrial Design) and his DredgeFest research team won the American Society of Landscape Architects 2016 Honors Award for Communications. The DredgeFest Research Collaborative is a roving symposium, field expedition, and speculative design workshop series about the human manipulation of sediments, re-examined as a design practice, held on all four coasts of the Continental […]

Maltz-Leca Wins CAA’s Meiss Award

Leora Maltz-Leca (Associate Professor, History of Art + Visual Culture) was awarded College Art Association’s (CAA) Spring 2017 Millard Meiss Publication Fund award for her forthcoming book William Kentridge: Process as Metaphor and Other Doubtful Enterprises (University of California Press, 2017). Twice a year, CAA awards grants through the Millard Meiss Publication Fund to support […]

Borsani Solo Show at UMass University Gallery

Alejandro Borsani (Assistant Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) opens a solo show titled Countdown to the end of the Sun at the University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Lowell (870 Broadway Street, Lowell). The exhibition includes new work encompassing sculptures, videos, and photography that explore the poetics of deep time, weather patterns, and astronomical processes. The […]

Rose to Present Keynote University of South Australia Conference

Chris Rose (Associate Professor, Furniture Design) will deliver the keynote address in September at the University of South Australia. This lecture forms part of a new PhD and HDR student program and will be delivered to all the academic decisions, including the School of Art, Architecture and Design incorporating Urban and Regional Planning, School of […]

Gaetano-Adi Work at Art_X@Rensselear

Paula Gaetano-Adi (Assistant Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) presented a new development of her long-term project Mestizo Robotics, this time developed as part of her appointment as Artist-in-Residence 2015/16 at the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (EMPAC). The project was developed in the context of the interdisciplinary institute-wide initiative […]

Beaman’s Work Featured in Platform 8 Book

  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 […]

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 […]

RISD Research

RISD Research Find support for your research, including updates and new funding opportunities at the RISD Research website. While there, search our improved funding database, SPINPlus to receive notifications that match your unique research interests. Current Research Opportunities: Call for proposals to exhibit in RISD’s Gallery 55 for a summer 2016 show on Wildlife Trading and Conservation What: Creature […]