Posts Tagged ‘symposium’

Rebola Awarded Grant to Design Aid for OD Victims

Claudia Rébola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) and her research partner Geoff Capraro, MD faculty member in Emergency Medicine at Brown University’s Alpert School of Medicine and have received a grant from the Rhode Island Department of Health to support their innovative approach to improve the capacity of Rhode Islanders to rescue the lives of victims […]

‘Questioning Aesthetics’ Public Symposium (11/12th March 2016)

RISD, in conjunction with the Transdisciplinary Aesthetics Foundation, is hosting a public symposium, ‘Questioning Aesthetics’ on March 11th and 12th, 2016. Events will be held in the Old Library and Chace Center. The symposium, part of an ongoing national and (in the future) international series, is an opportunity for the RISD community to come together […]

Call for Proposals: AICAD 2016 Symposium

Call for Proposals Submission deadline: May 1st, 2016 Notification of acceptance by email: June 1, 2016   Hosted by Ringling College of Art and Design, the 2016 AICAD Symposium: Beyond the BFA (November 3-6, 2016) examines and challenges the traditional learning structures employed by contemporary higher education institutions within the disciplines of art and design. The […]

Gaetano Adi at Tactical Robotics Symposium

Paula Gaetano Adi (Assistant Professor, Foundation Studies) is organizing and presenting the “Tactical Robotics Symposium: Latin American Media Art at the Intersection of the Pedagogy” at the University of North Texas next October 1st and 2nd. The symposium will examine a variety of artistic practices and strategies in which the confluence of art, science, technology, […]

Benamor Duarte at Teachers College Columbia University

Eduardo Benamor Duarte (Assistant Professor, Interior Architecture) will present at the symposium Conversations Across Cultures: Remixing Art Education at Teachers College Columbia University. The symposium will reflect on the critical role of the artist in today’s society, the necessity for new strategies of teaching and learning, including ways to start afresh, un-teach and un-learn, and explore […]

Department of Furniture Design Symposium

Department of Furniture Design Symposium March 20 & 21 The Department of Furniture Design at Rhode Island School of Design is hosting a Symposium for the purposes of exploring the role of materials knowledge, research, critical making and engagement in expanding opportunities in art and design. Department pedagogy reflects the belief that relationships between ideas […]

Yeadon lectures in Canada

Peter Yeadon (Associate Professor, Interior Architecture) was one of eight architects invited to give a lecture on professional practice at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada. Every year, the University’s Faculty of Architecture and Planning invites students, faculty, professionals, and the local community to a full week of events and lectures on innovative architectural practices. This […]

Yeadon Delivers Keynote on Matter

Peter Yeadon (Associate Professor, Interior Architecture) recently delivered the keynote address at a symposium on matter, held at the Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston. Sixteen speakers preceded his evening presentation, each with their own interpretation of matter. Yeadon’s lecture was titled “Nanostructured Futures” and focused on how nanotechnology is emerging in architecture, and where […]