Featured Events

Exhibition | Current Works by Polly Spenner

Please join us for an exhibition of work by Textiles artist and technician Polly Spenner 10 TX, who will show current paintings, fabric silkscreen collages...

EXHIBITION | NEW CONTEMPORARIES 2018

A selection of works from the graduating class of 2018.

Friday, July 20, 2018 10am
EXHIBITION | HOW DO WE PRONOUNCE DESIGN IN PORTUGUESE? 2000-2018

Within the context of a multi-year initiative with Portugal focused on the research and study of softwoods and cork and June’s Month of Portugal Celebrations...

Urban Wildlife: Learning to Co-Exist

URBAN WILDLIFE: LEARNING TO CO-EXIST presents artistic creations that explore the lives of wild animals in urban areas, and the human responses to this...

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 12pm
Exhibition Opening | Pre-College Foundations

Please join us for an exhibition of work created by Pre-College students in their Drawing Foundations and Design Foundations classes. Students, faculty,...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 5pm
Pre-College Majors Exhibition Opening

The RISD Pre-College Majors Exhibition showcases a range of art and design work produced in the studios of all 22 majors. Students, faculty, and families are...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 5pm
Pre-College Fashion Majors Show

The RISD Pre-College Fashion Majors Show highlights wearable art created by fashion design students. Rehearsal Run-Through: 5pm Fashion Show: 6:30pm...

Pre-College Film/Video and Animation Screenings

The RISD Pre-College Screenings show the work of Film/Video and Animation majors. Students, faculty, and families are invited to attend.

Summer Holiday

Offices and Library open

Monday, August 13, 2018
 
Biodesign: From Inspiration to Integration

An Exhibition Curated by William Myers and the RISD Nature Lab, this show features work by Jon McCormack, Modern Meadow, David Benjamin, BioBe Center, Basse...

Saturday, August 25, 2018 10am
David Wiesner: Journeys in Visual Storytelling

​August 29 - October 7th Artist Talk: October 4, 2018 @ 6:15PM in the ISB Gallery (55 Canal Walk, Providence, RI 02903) RISD Weekend Talk: October 6, 2018...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 12pm
Labor Day

Offices and Library closed

Monday, September 3, 2018
 
Convocation

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 10am
 
Fall 2018 Brown University classes begin

RISD students may register for Brown classes

Wednesday, September 5, 2018
 
David Wiesner: Journeys in Visual Storytelling Artist Talk

​August 29 - October 7th Artist Talk: October 4, 2018 @ 6:15PM in the ISB Gallery (55 Canal Walk, Providence, RI 02903) RISD Weekend Talk: October 6, 2018...

Thursday, October 4, 2018 6:30pm
RISD Craft | juried sale of alumni + student work

Our annual juried sale RISD Craft features handmade fine art and design work by more than 90 alumni and 30 current students. Viewers have the opportunity to...

Saturday, October 6, 2018 10am