Events

October 24 - November 22, 2021

Sunday, October 24

abstract image of may frames within frames

The Interior Architecture department presents Reframe: Conversations in Contemporary Interior Architecture, on view through October 24.

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Monday, October 25

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Mindshare poster featuring Yarrow thorne

RISD Mindshare kicks off with Building the Value of Art & Design in Public Spaces, presented by founder and executive director of The Avenue Concept Yarrow...

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 26

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Visiting editors |  Deem Journal

The Graphic Design department welcomes the editors of Deem, a biannual print journal and online platform focused on design as social practice. Our beliefs:...

12pm
Virtual Event
Visiting artist | Stephanie Syjuco

The Sculpture department’s fall 2021 visiting artist lecture series continues with Stephanie Syjuco, who works in photography, sculpture and installation,...

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 27

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

head shot of artist Glenn Kaino

The Glass department welcomes artist Glenn Kaino, who will discuss his practice. His works, often functioning as poetic contradictions, aim to reconcile...

RISD Careers | Internship Connect Remote, Day 1

This two-day event is your chance to speak directly with companies and organizations seeking RISD interns! Learn about their internship opportunities and...

6pm
Virtual Event
Faculty workshop | Reconstructing the Library  (Part 2)

Academic and public libraries are often celebrated as providers of valuable collections and services, an example of successful public infrastructure and a...

6:30pm
installation by Glenn Kaino

The Glass department welcomes artist Glenn Kaino, who will lead a Hot Nights event in the hotshop. His works, often functioning as poetic contradictions, aim...

Thursday, October 28

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Visiting artist | Ebi Baralaye

The Ceramics department welcomes artist, alum and Internet sensation Ebitenyefa Baralaye 06 CR, who will present a wheel-throwing demo in the Metcalf...

RISD Careers | Internship Connect Remote, Day 2

This two-day event is your chance to speak directly with companies and organizations seeking RISD interns! Learn about their internship opportunities and...

6pm
Virtual Event
Faculty workshop | Inclusive Syllabi

The course syllabus is often a student’s first contact with you and your course; it sets the tone for the course and plays a crucial role in clarifying goals...

6:15pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 29

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Reading & Writing Party | Short Horror Stories

Join RA Jacob at North Hall lounge on Friday, October 29, to read, write and tell short horror stories! Ranging from two sentences to a few small paragraphs,...

Saturday, October 30

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Sunday, October 31

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Monday, November 1

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Faculty workshop | Feel Your Way

This experiential workshop continues to explore sensory and thought awareness in considering and responding to artwork. We’ll start with a brief conversation...

10am
Virtual Event
Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

poster showing speaker Ashleigh Axios

Join Ashleigh Axios 08 GD for Impactful by Design: The Experience of Revamping Experiences. As an owner and the chief experience officer at Coforma, Axios is...

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, November 2

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

RISD Careers | The BIPOC Experience

The BIPOC Experience: Navigating the Challenges of Internships, Jobs & Opportunities is a chance to hear from BIPOC RISD alumni who will share their stories...

7pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 3

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Thursday, November 4

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

RISD Careers | The International Experience

Hear from international alumni as they share their stories of how they managed the challenges of pursuing internships, jobs and opportunities, especially in...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, November 5

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

head shot of scholar Danah Abdulla

Global Arts and Cultures welcomes designer, educator and researcher Danah Abdulla, who will deliver a lecture called Changing the Terms of the Conversation:...

11am
Virtual Event
RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Saturday, November 6

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Sunday, November 7

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | arrival

The campus community is invited to view work by first-year Photography MFA students through November 7 at Sol Koffler Gallery. The general public is welcome...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Monday, November 8

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Faculty workshop | Inclusive Writing Pedagogies

What does inclusion mean when teaching writing in the studio or classroom? This workshop is designed to guide participants through various critical and...

12pm
Virtual Event
poster showing Bowie and Jeff Barnett-Zunino

Founders and co-executive directors of the Wassaic Project in upstate, NY, Bowie Barnett-Zunino 09 SC and Jeff Barnett-Zunino 06 PH present No One Would Have...

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, November 9

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Artist Hyon Gyon in her studio at Residency Unlimited.

Find out how residencies can provide you with time and space for your work or summer internships. They can expand your resources including access to...

Wednesday, November 10

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Artist talk | Cassils

The Glass department welcomes transgender artist Cassils, who makes their own body the material and protagonist of their performances. Cassils’ art...

Glass Department Hot Nights | Cassils

The Glass department welcomes transgender artist Cassils, who makes their own body the material and protagonist of their performances. Cassils’ art...

Thursday, November 11

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Faculty workshop | From the Street to the Class and Back

In the past couple of years, faculty and students have been coping with a global health crisis while at the same time mobilizing to create and sustain groups...

5pm
Virtual Event
Eli Kauffman '21 PT

Receive $5,000 for your summer project and be part of RISD's prestigious Maharam Fellowship program! Learn everything you need to know to make a strong and...

Friday, November 12

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

head shot of Zoe Ryan

Global Arts and Cultures welcomes architect and scholar Zoë Ryan, director of the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at the University of Pennsylvania....

11am
Virtual Event
RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Saturday, November 13

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Sunday, November 14

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Exhibition | Graphic Design

RISD is proud to present the Graphic Design department exhibition, on view through November 14.

Monday, November 15

RISD Mindshare | The Business of Photography

Commercial photographer Grace Rivera 15 PH presents The Business of Photography: Money Matters. After completing her BFA in Photography at RISD in 2015,...

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, November 16

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

RISD Seal Fallback

This session will allow faculty members to take a deeper dive into processes offered through our office and connect on best practice in terms of referrals,...

12pm
Virtual Event
work by artist Abigail DeVille

The Painting department welcomes NYC artist Abigail DeVille, who creates site-specific immersive installations designed to bring attention to marginalized...

photograph by Steffani Jemison

The Photography department welcomes Gary Metz lecturer Steffani Jemison, whose work has been the subject of solo exhibitions and special projects at the...

Wednesday, November 17

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Thursday, November 18

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

photo of Lynne Yun

The Graphic Design department welcomes Lynne Yun, a NYC-based type designer, educator and technologist who specializes in typography, hand lettering and...

12pm
Virtual Event

Friday, November 19

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Saturday, November 20

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Sunday, November 21

RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum 2021

A long-standing tradition, the RISD Faculty Exhibition and Forum will be on view in the second-floor Gelman Gallery and third-floor museum galleries of the...

Monday, November 22

Faculty workshop | Zoom Pedagogies

In this workshop we will share experiences, examples, and pedagogical strategies of using Zoom for different types of learning, learning objectives, and...

12pm
Virtual Event

October 24 - November 22, 2021