Posts Tagged ‘RISD’

The Encounter

Please join us for a conversation with EPSCoR Research Scientist Marta Gomez-Chiarri, Digital Artist Jack Lovell, and Industrial Designer David Zacher as they reflect on their experience in art+design+science collaboration to develop tools for visualization. The conversation, entitled The Encounter, will launch the new series Conversations | Collaborations, an initiative of the Creative Arts Council at Brown University. The series is curated […]

Digital+Media Search Candidate Lecture: Tara Rodgers

Come and see award winning author Dr. Tara Rodgers’s. Dr. Rodgers wrote Pink Noises: Women on Electronic Music and Sound and was awarded the 2011 Pauline Alderman Book Award for outstanding scholarship on women in music from the International Alliance for Women in Music. Dr. Rodgers incorporates Contemporary electronic music practices to illuminate the stories of women artists of […]

Daniel Heyman at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

“Here and Now: Prints, Drawings, and Photographs by Ten Philadelphia Artists” Art Exhibition at the Berman/Stieglitz Gallery, Philadelphia Museum of Art on September 10th – December 4th 2011 features two works by Daniel Heyman (Critic, Printmaking). Heyman is showing eight prints from his 2006 Amman Portfolio of Iraqi torture victims. During the past four years, Heyman has […]

Tribute to Mahler B. Ryder during RISD by Design weekend

RISD will pay tribute to the late Mahler B. Ryder ( during RISD by Design weekend October 14-16, 2011. Many people in RISD’s history have championed student diversity and Mahler Ryder was a pioneer. Professor of Illustration from 1969 to 1992, Mahler was an accomplished artist, dynamic professor, and passionate advocate of access and equality […]

Partnership for Sustainable Development awarded SBA grant for "Box office complex"

Excerpt from the story on A collaborative triad between RISD, Brown University and a team of RISD alumni has designers and architects thinking outside the box. Or, in this case, redesigning the box entirely. The three partners have teamed up to design and potentially commercialize an off-the-grid, sustainable and energy-efficient home built from creatively […]

Recent RISD Recipients of Grants and Fellowships

FULBRIGHT GRANT Sue Nguyen Fulbright Germany Design GD MFA 2007 The focus of this proposal is to research and document the cultural integration and separatism experienced in Berlin as a result of the Vietnamese diaspora. My proposal concentrates on two types of immigrants: (1) the refugees who were accepted by democratic West Germany as legal […]