Video projects from Franz Werner’s (Professor, Graphic Design) Music Video class have been selected for the International Students’ Moving Type Festival in Warsaw, Poland. The students are: Natalie Hodson, ID, Maria Ferreira, GD and Chae Hyun Kim, GD. The three-day Festival, including workshops, students’ movies, presentations and a one-day conference, focuses on: * sound and motion […]
Posts Tagged ‘Wintersession’
The 2014 Wintersession travel course on Shoe Design, held in Italy, with Khipra Nichols (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) and Kathleen Grevers (Senior Critic, Apparel Design) was documented by Jim White (Core Notions) with photography by Matt Francis Photography. View the 8-minute documentary on their experiences in Turin, Milan and Florence.
Please remember to complete the Faculty Wintersession Survey, and please advise your students to complete the Student Wintersession survey. A high response rate will lead to the best results. Because the survey addresses more than just Wintersession issues, we ask that all faculty participate. The Wintersession Committee will use the information garnered from both surveys to […]
Several questions have come up regarding changes in Wintersession. Additional information is provided below. • The five-week Wintersession has been extended for one additional year to 2015 as voted by the faculty at the November 6, 2013 meeting. • For Wintersession 2015, students will only be allowed to take one course, as was strongly encouraged […]
On January 11th, a group of Wintersession students led by Kathleen Grevers (Critic, Apparel Design) and Khipra Nichols (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) made local news as they visited the BasicNet Group’s research and design centers. BasicNet’s President, Marco Boglione, reminded the students that, as taught by Albert Einstein, “imagination is more important than knowledge.” For […]
Fang Island, a band created by RISD students during a 2005 Wintersession Independent Study, will release its first album on Sargent House Records February 23rd. Read about the new album and the RISD alums in the Brown Daily Herald.