Posts Tagged ‘Teaching + Learning in Art + Design’

STEAM: Art + Design as a Catalyst for Creative Thinking

Paul Sproll (Professor, Department Head, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) was invited by MAT ’97 alumna Heidi Targee-Heid, a coordinating teacher at Stone Magnet Middle School in Melbourne, Florida, to run a two-day professional development workshop for teachers June 5th & 6th. Professor Sproll’s workshop “STEAM: Art + Design as a Catalyst for […]

Exploring Documentation Design with Lamour Sansone

Faculty and alumni from the Department of Teaching + Learning in Art + Design (TLAD) represented RISD with nine presentations at the 2014 National Art Education Convention held in San Diego last month. One topic was Exploring the Role of Documentation Design within Art and Design Education, presented by Graduate Program Director Paul Sproll (Professor, TLAD) and Kristina Lamour […]

TLAD Artist’s Talk: Shahzia Sikander

Shahzia Sikander, RISD MFA ’95, will speak on April 15, 2014, 6:30 pm, in the Metcalf Auditorium. Shahzia Sikander was born in 1969 in Lahore, Pakistan, and currently lives and works in New York City. She holds a BFA from the National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan, and an MFA from the Rhode Island School […]

Advisory Panels hosted by Graduate Studies

The Division of Graduate Studies will be holding an Advisory Panel, April 28 – 30, 2014. The panel will consist of: Joe Lewis, Dean, University of California, Irvine (Chair) Saskia Bos, Dean, School of Art, The Cooper Union Karen Carroll, Dean, Center for Art Education, MICA Following the visit, from April 30 – May 1, […]

RICC celebrates Faculty Fellows, including Leidtke and Sproll

The Rhode Island Campus Compact will be hosting a statewide Engaged Faculty Symposium. The symposium will be held in celebration of the work of the 2013-2014 RICC Presidential Faculty Fellows, including Amy Leidtke (Critic, Industrial Design) and Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design). The symposium will feature a keynote by Dr. Eric […]

Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellowships awarded

Congratulations to Jan Baker (Professor, Graphic Design) and Nancy Friese (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design), who have been awarded Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellowships for academic years 2014-2015 and 2015-2016. During the two-year appointment, each Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellow will be resident in a curatorial department, with the expectation of learning […]

February Sabbatical Presentations Scheduled

January’s sabbatical presentations have been rescheduled for February 12, 2014. Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) and Bethany Johns (Professor, Graphic Design) will present on their sabbatical work in the Tap Room, Memorial Hall. 12:00 – 12:30 pm Paul Sproll: “Simultaneously Looking Backwards and Forwards” 12:30 – 1:00 pm Bethany Johns: […]

January Sabbatical Presentations Scheduled

Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) and Bethany Johns (Professor, Graphic Design) will present on their sabbatical work on January 22, 2014.