Posts Tagged ‘RISD Museum’

Event: Grimanesa Amoros, 11/14, 7:00PM

Grimanesa Amorós Site Specific Light Installations Reception: November 14, 6pm Chace Center Lobby Artist Lecture: November 14, 7pm Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center 20 North Main Street, Providence RI Grimanesa Amorós is an interdisciplinary artist with diverse interests in the fields of social history, scientific research and critical theory, Through her art she conveys an ephemeral […]

RISD Museum: Lines of Thought

  The RISD Museum would like to warmly invite faculty to attend a series of programs related to the new exhibition, Lines of Thought: Drawing from Michelangelo to Now From the British Museum, mostly particularly a day long exploration of drawing to be held on Friday, 10th November at the RISD Museum, see below for full details. […]

Hilton Als at the RISD Museum 10/26

Pulitzer Prize winning writer and cultural critic Hilton Als, chief theater critic for The New Yorker, presents the Gail Silver Memorial Lecture. Hilton Als began contributing to The New Yorker in 1989. He became a staff writer in 1994, theater critic in 2002, and lead theater critic in 2012. Before coming to The New Yorker, Als was a staff […]

RISD Museum Exhibition Previews for Faculty

Faculty Exhibition Preview: Gorham Manufacturing Company Wednesday, October 11, 12-1 pm Danforth Hall Leaders in the American silver industry, the Providence-based Gorham Manufacturing Company became the largest producer of silver in the world with innovative designs that retained traditional metalsmithing handwork while embracing mechanization, technology and cutting-edge production processes. Elizabeth Williams, David and Peggy Rockefeller […]

RISD Museum Programs for Faculty

Exhibition Preview: European Galleries Tuesday, September 12, 12-1 pm Grand Gallery The Museum’s newly renovated European galleries include works from the 11th to the 19th centuries. Visit with Laurie Brewer, Associate Curator, Costume and Textiles, and Elizabeth Williams, David and Peggy Rockefeller Curator of Decorative Arts and Design in the galleries to hear more about the […]

RISD Museum and Sheridan Center Fall Workshops

Unframed Objects: A Sheridan-RISD Museum Workshop Series This Sheridan Center-RISD Museum collaborative workshop series invites instructors to explore object-based teaching and learning opportunities at Brown and beyond. Participants will learn how to access and teach with a wide range of objects in their courses, from photographs to natural history specimens to textiles. Sessions will be held at the […]

‘Jesse Burke: Wild & Precious’ opens at RISD Museum

“Jesse Burke: Wild & Precious” opens at the RISD Museum on Thursday evening, January 21, 2016. The exhibition is on view through September 25. Encompassing landscape, portraiture and still-life photography, “Wild & Precious” presents photographs Jesse Burke (RISD MFA 2005, Photography; Critic, Photography) made over the past five years while traveling across the United States and […]

Ryskin and Moser Awarded the Andrew W. Mellon Teaching Fellowship for 2016/2017

The RISD Museum and the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology are pleased to announce that Jefferey Moser (Assistant Professor, Department of History, Art, and Architecture, Brown University) and Masha Ryskin (Assistant Professor, Department of Experimental and Foundation Studies, Rhode Island School of Design) have been awarded the Andrew W. Mellon Teaching Fellowships for 2016/2017. The Andrew […]