Posts Tagged ‘workshop’

Briggs Participates in Alternative Monetary Systems Workshop

Laura Briggs (Critic, Architecture) recently attended the Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems (AEMS) workshop in Vienna, Austria – an academic summer program that offered an evaluation of economic alternatives that considers natural boundaries and the human factor to be equal parts of the equation. The goal of the workshop was to help solve some of […]

Workshop: Faculty Conversation on Teaching Writing, 04/26/17 RSVP

The Writing Center and the Dean of Faculty hope you will join a:   Faculty Conversation on Teaching and Learning Writing around Art and Design Wednesday, April 26, 4:30-7:30 PM Old Library (CB 521) Please RSVP to by the morning of Friday, April 21.   Program: 4:30-5:00 Introduction Hannah Carlson and Dalia Linssen, Writing Center Faculty Fellows […]

Leski To Lecture at UC Irvine 02/09/17, 6:00PM

Kyna Leski (Professor, Architecture) will give a lecture on Thursday 02/09/17 at 6:00PM at the University of California Irvine’s Institute for 21st Century Creativity (Humanities Gateway 4100). Her talk will be entitled The Storm of Creativity and will draw on examples of creative practice to examine the creative process. Leski’s talk will be followed by a workshop […]

Werner Presents Workshop and Student Work at MOTYF 2016

  Franz Werner (Professor, Graphic Design) will conduct a workshop entitled Visual Discourse at the 2016 International Moving Type Festival (MOTYF2016) being held at the Gutenberg Museum (Liebfrauenstraße 5, Mainz) on the 24th and 25th November 2016. In addition to his workshop Werner will also feature student work from his classes Type + Image in […]

RISD Careers, Art of Business Bootcamp, 11/05/16

Art of Business Bootcamp / Saturday, November 5, 2016 Renaissance Hotel, Providence / 10:30AM to 4:30PM Getting ready to freelance or start a business? Need a contract for a project? Looking to develop that next big idea? Figuring out how to price your work? Get answers to these questions and many more at the Art […]

Workshop: Creating Greater Inclusion at RISD, 04/27/16, Metcalf Auditorium

Please ​join us on Wednesday, April 27th, 2016, from 1-2:30pm, in the Chace Center, Metcalf Auditorium for a session on Creating Greater Inclusion at RISD with Dr. Kathy Obear​. Kathy ​is an organizational development consultant and trainer whose work focuses on helping institutions create more inclusive, socially just environments for all their members (​).  In this ninety minute workshop, we will discuss ways to engage […]

“Facilitating Interpretative Techniques” workshop

Facilitating Interpretive Critiques Friday, October 3, 10-12 pm Workshop with Terry Barrett, educator, artist, and author of Interpreting Art: Reflecting, Wondering, and Responding Tap Room Open to all Faculty and Grad TAs RSVP to This workshop is sponsored by the Mapping Identities initiative of the Provost’s Office. This workshop complements Terry Barrett’s public lecture […]


A new article published by ARCHITECT, the official magazine of the American Institute of Architects, highlights a selection of student projects that were supervised by Peter Yeadon (Associate Professor, Interior Architecture). In the article, titled “What Students Can Dream Up with Smart Materials,” author Blaine Brownell discusses a range of recent student works that exploit the […]

Yeadon lectures at UMN

Peter Yeadon (Associate Professor, Interior Architecture) recently returned from the University of Minnesota, where he delivered a lecture on biosensors and biomimetic smart materials, titled “Sense and Semblance.” Yeadon was at UMN with Martina Decker, Assistant Professor of Architecture at NJIT, to participate in the annual “Architecture as Catalyst” event. Each spring, Catalyst week offers the […]