Featured Events

EXHIBITION | PURE AS A SEAGULL'S BELLY

Curated by Christian Berman MFA 18 PT and Marisa Adesman MFA 18 PT, this exhibition displays a tense balance between the way that we use objects to define us...

Exhibition | TWENTY TWENTY FOUR: Color Perception & Expression

RISD Illustration's Painting 1 Sophomore Class Exhibition

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 12pm
Career Center Workshop | Finding & Applying for Grants

Learn about all the steps you need to take in the grant application process. We will explore opportunities, review search directories and discuss the key...

Brown University Spring classes begin

RISD students may register for Brown classes

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
 
Workshop | Optional Practical Training (OPT)

International F-1 students learn how to apply for OPT work authorization to work off campus.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
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Career Center Workshop | Career Resources for Freshmen

Every step you take now will help you prepare for career opportunities throughout your time at RISD. Be ready for future internships, freelance work,...

Glass Department | Hot Nights Event

Join us in the hotshop this coming Wednesday to learn more about the RISD Glass department, meet the glass majors and faculty and celebrate this...

Opening Reception | Sculpture Triennial

The 2018 Sculpture Triennial reflects the experimental and interdisciplinary nature of the Sculpture department. This exhibition is structured to illuminate...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 6pm
Opening | X: The 10th Annual Brown/RISD Dual Degree Exhibition

Please join us for refreshments and live entertainment as we celebrate the 10th Annual Brown/RISD Dual Degree Exhibition, featuring work by students enrolled...

EXHIBITION | SCULPTURE TRIENNIAL

The 2018 Sculpture Triennial reflects the experimental and interdisciplinary nature of the Sculpture Department. This exhibition is structured to illuminate...

Friday, January 26, 2018 10am
Career Center Workshop | NYFA Presents

Be a part of this exceptional workshop presented by the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) on how to make it as a fine artist. Director of NYFA...

Saturday, January 27, 2018 12pm
Lecture | Shared Governance | Interdisciplinary Studies

Please join us for an interdisciplinary lecture and roundtable discussion about how race, class, gender and other forms of identity can radicalize art +...

Wintersession break begins

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
 
Visiting Artist | Spencer Finch

RISD alumnus Spencer Finch MFA 89 SC speaks about The Garden in the Brain, a series of installations on view in Brown University’s Engineering Research...

Workshop | Optional Practical Training (OPT)

International F-1 students learn how to apply for OPT work authorization to work off campus.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 6pm
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Grad Workshop | Thinking Through Thesis

The last in a series of workshops designed to break down the written thesis book process into approachable pieces, open up new avenues for expression and...

President's Day

Offices and Library open, Degree Program Classes Held

Monday, February 19, 2018
 
Reception for the 4th Annual Student Artists' Book Contest + Exhibit

Don't miss the reception for the 4th Annual Student Artists' Book Contest + Exhibit. Find out which entries are this year's winners, learn more about the...

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Financial literacy for students

We will be looking at Understanding Credit in this month’s financial literacy session. Credit is a significant element of your financial identity. Learn how...

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 6pm
Visiting Architects | Lecture & Book Signing

Architects Amale Andraos and Dan Wood of the firm WORKac (WORK Architecture Company) present a lecture and exhibition and sign copies of their new book,...

Classical Piano Recital | Hyperion Knight

Internationally acclaimed pianist Hyperion Knight will present a free concert at the First Baptist Church featuring music by Bach, Beethoven and Gershwin....

Sunday, February 25, 2018 2pm
Visiting Artist | Paul Ramirez Jonas

Since the 1990s, Paul Ramirez Jonas MFA 89 PT has sought to challenge the relationship between artist, viewer and artwork. Many of his projects invite viewer...

Government Workshop | Demystifying Democracy

Common Cause Rhode Island presents a series of workshops to help participants engage in state and local democracy. Are you curious about the workings of our...

Financial literacy for students

The topic for our March financial literacy session will be Student Loan Repayment. This is a valuable session for any student with student loan debt!

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 6pm
Workshop | Optional Practical Training (OPT)

International F-1 students learn how to apply for OPT work authorization to work off campus.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 6pm
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Edgar Arceneaux

Edgar Arceneaux (b. 1972 in Los Angeles) lives and works in Los Angeles. He was the director of the Watts House Project from 1999-2012. Solo exhibitions of...

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 12am