Events

March 25 - April 23, 2019

Monday, March 25

Tuesday, March 26

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Wednesday, March 27

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Thursday, March 28

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Friday, March 29

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Saturday, March 30

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Sunday, March 31

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Monday, April 1

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Panel discussion | RISD alumni

The TLAD department (Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) invites you to join us for a panel discussion with RISD alumni Tianqiutao Chen, Clara Lieu 98 IL...

Tuesday, April 2

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Visiting artist | Chie Fueki

The Painting department welcomes Japanese-American painter Chie Fueki, who lives and works in Brooklyn. Represented by Mary Boone Gallery in New York City...

Wednesday, April 3

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Panel discussion | Where is Africa?

Artists Salome Asega and Delphine Fawundu, along with curator Niama Safia Sandy, share their work related to representation, decolonization and artistic...

Visiting artist | Natalia Nakazawa

RISD Careers welcomes artist and alumna Natalia Nakazawa 04 PT, who will present a talk and workshop on intersecting identities in the art world. Artists...

Screening and Q&A |  Dragonfly Eyes by Xu Bing

Xu Bing, prominent printmaker, installation artist and filmmaker will screen his film Dragonfly Eyes, developed entirely from surveillance footage. A Q&A...

Visiting composer | Yasunao Tone

Digital + Media welcomes Japanese-American artist, writer, theorist and composer Yasunao Tone. Tone co-founded Group Ongaku in the early 1960s, has been...

Thursday, April 4

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Panel & workshop | Coastal Futures

RISD’s Nature-Culture-Sustainability Studies program welcomes professor of architecture and sustainability expert Hillary Brown, who will lead a panel...

Gallery talk | Emanuel Admassu

The Architecture department invites you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu gives a gallery talk as part of the Inaugural Design Research Seed...

RISD Global | European Honors Program in Rome

To learn more about the European Honors Program, students are invited to attend one of our many infosessions/events happening around campus throughout the...

Visiting artist | Xu Bing

RISD welcomes visiting artist and filmmaker Xu Bing, who will talk about his broader body of work including his drawings, prints, installations and recent...

Visiting designer | Laurel Schwulst

The Graphic Design department welcomes alumna, artist, writer and designer Laurel Schwulst GD 10, who heads up the design practice Beautiful Company and...

Friday, April 5

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

RISD Global | Off-campus semester programs

To learn more about the European Honors Program and Global Exchange program, students are invited to attend one of our many infosessions/events happening...

Saturday, April 6

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Book fair | RISD Unbound

RISD UNBOUND is a day-long event celebrating artists’ books, zines and experimental printed matter created by RISD students and local artists, as well as...

Student event | Korean Culture Show

RISD's Korean Student Association joins with Brown's KISA and KASA groups to present the annual Korean Culture Show. Please join us for food, student...

Sunday, April 7

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Monday, April 8

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Tuesday, April 9

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Visiting artist | Billie Lee

RISD’s Sculpture department welcomes artist, educator, writer and RISD alumna Billie Lee 04 PT, who works at the intersection of art, pedagogy and social...

RISD Careers | Fulbright advising workshop

Come take a deep dive with us into the Fulbright grant process and find out what makes a competitive proposal. We will review the process and timeline...

Visiting artist | John Edmonds

The Photography department welcomes Gary Metz lecturer John Edmonds, an artist whose practice brings together photography, fabric, video and text. Best known...

Wednesday, April 10

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Graduate Commons Speaker Series | Chrissie Iles

RISD's Graduate Commons Speaker Series continues this spring with The Gradual Contemporary: Conversations on Contemporary Art. Chrissie Iles will present An...

Thursday, April 11

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Visiting architect | Afaina de Jong

RISD Architecture welcomes Afaina de Jong, founding principal of AFARAI, an Amsterdam-based architectural agency that specializes in spatial design and...

RISD Global | Global exchange infosession

To learn more about the Global Exchange programs, students are invited to attend one of our many infosessions/events happening around campus throughout the...

Friday, April 12

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Saturday, April 13

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Sunday, April 14

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Panel discussion | Unlearning STEAM

The Center for Student Involvement presents a panel discussion on the merits and weaknesses of the STEAM movement (adding Art to traditional STEM fields of...

Monday, April 15

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Tuesday, April 16

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Wednesday, April 17

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Panel discussion | RISD alumni

The TLAD department (Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) invites you to join us for a panel discussion with RISD alumni Kim Beck MFA 99 PT/PR, Matthew Bird...

RISD Careers | Prep for the Fine Arts Review

Be prepared to show your artwork and connect with arts professionals at the Fine Arts Portfolio Review. This is an unparalleled opportunity to build your...

Thursday, April 18

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Visiting scholar | Arturo Escobar

RISD’s Nature-Culture-Sustainability Studies program welcomes anthropology professor and philosopher Arturo Escobar in conversation with RISD faculty members...

Friday, April 19

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Saturday, April 20

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Sunday, April 21

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Graphic Design exhibition | As, not for… Dethroning our Absolutes

The Graphic Design department presents As, not for: Dethroning our Absolutes, an incomplete historical survey of work created by African-American graphic...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Monday, April 22

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Dinner & discussion | RISD Leads presents Ijlal Muzaffar

RISD Leads presents Ijlal Muzaffar, assistant professor of Modern Architectural History at RISD. He earned his PhD at MIT, his MArch from Princeton and a BA...

Tuesday, April 23

Exhibition | Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund

The Architecture department welcomes you to join us as Assistant Professor Emanuel Admassu presents the Inaugural Design Research Seed Fund...

Exhibition | The Chair Show

A curated exhibition by Hannah Bartlett 19 FD and Raina Wellman 19 GD.

Visiting artist | Holly Hughes

The Painting department welcomes painter and former department head Holly Hughes, whose paintings are inspired by historic ceramics, textiles and heraldry....

RISD Global | Global exchange infosession

To learn more about the Global Exchange programs, students are invited to attend one of our many infosessions/events happening around campus throughout the...

March 25 - April 23, 2019