Events

September 22 - October 21, 2019

Sunday, September 22

Design Science Symposium

The Edna W. Lawrence Nature Lab at RISD, Fleet Library at RISD and Synergetics Collaborative are pleased to announce the 6th Biennial Design Science...

Monday, September 23

Wintersession infosession | Mexico: Color, Mestizaje & Design Futures

Please join RISD Museum Curator of Costumes & Textiles Kate Irvin, who will lead an infosession about the upcoming Wintersession course Mexico: Color,...

Wintersession infosession | Photography in Paris

Please join Photography Critic Thalassa Raasch, who will lead this infosession about the upcoming Wintersession class Photography in Paris. Also known as the...

Wintersession infosession |  Papers, Temples & Print

Please join Printmaking Senior Critic Daniel Heyman and Theory + History of Art + Design Senior Lecturer Elena Varshavskaya, who will lead this infosession...

Wintersession infosession |  Photography in Paris

Please join Photography Critic Thalassa Raasch, who will lead this infosession about the upcoming Wintersession class Photography in Paris. Also known as the...

Wintersession infosession | Material Propositions in Oaxaca, Mexico

Please join Architecture Professor Silvia Acosta, who will lead this infosession about Material Propositions, a Wintersession travel course planned for...

FAV screening | Khalik Allah, BLACK MOTHER

RISD's Film/Animation/Video department kicks off its fall 2019 visiting artist series with New York-based photographer and filmmaker Khalik Allah, who will...

Tuesday, September 24

SEI faculty workshop | Multilingual Learners

Workshop Description Teaching Multilingual Learners This workshop explores the role of linguistic diversity in our teaching. We will address some common...

Sculpture department lecture  | Gordon Hall

The Sculpture department kicks off its fall 2019 lecture series with a talk by Provost’s Fellow Gordon Hall, whose sculptures and performances have been...

Wintersession infosession | Mexico: Pre-Columbian to Contemporary

Co-led by Sean Nesselrode Moncada (Assistant Professor, Theory and History of Art and Design) and Winifred Lambrecht (Senior Lecturer, Theory and History of...

FABRIC Arts Festival at RISD

An evening with artists, musicians and muralists in conjunction with the FABRIC Arts Festival taking place in Fall River, MA from September...

Wednesday, September 25

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

SEI faculty workshop | Critique Cultures

Workshop Description The classroom critique is often depicted as a foundation of art & design education – it is analyzed in handbooks for art students,...

Wintersession infosession | Australia: Witness Tree Project

Partnering with University of South Australia, RISD’s long-standing Witness Tree Project will travel for Wintersession 2020 to Adelaide, Australia, to...

Thursday, September 26

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Faculty infosession | Global Academic Engagement

All RISD faculty members are invited to join RISD Global for light canapes and bubbly water and to learn about global teaching and research opportunities,...

Friday, September 27

Symposium | Radical Cartography Now

This day-long symposium at Brown University focuses on digital, artistic and social justice approaches to mapping In the public humanities, powerful tools...

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Saturday, September 28

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

RISDxMOSS | Game Changers

Interactive event: 2–4 pm Reception: 4–5:30 pm Limited spots available - register now! Waitlisted registrants will be admitted on a first-come,...

Sunday, September 29

Monday, September 30

Visiting artist | Enrico Riley

The Painting department welcomes visiting artist Enrico Riley, recipient of a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, a Rome Prize in Visual...

Tuesday, October 1

Wintersession infosession | Mexico: Color, Mestizaje & Design Futures

Please join RISD Museum Curator of Costumes & Textiles Kate Irvin, who will lead an infosession about the upcoming Wintersession course Mexico: Color,...

Wednesday, October 2

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Wintersession infosession | Mexico: Pre-Columbian to Contemporary

Co-led by Sean Nesselrode Moncada (Assistant Professor, Theory and History of Art and Design) and Winifred Lambrecht (Senior Lecturer, Theory and History of...

Wintersession infosession | Australia: Witness Tree Project

Partnering with University of South Australia, RISD’s long-standing Witness Tree Project will travel for Wintersession 2020 to Adelaide, Australia, to...

Thursday, October 3

 SEI faculty workshop | Questioning Research

Workshop Description Questioning Research: Shaping Practices With extensive background in building new efforts in the arts, arts education, and higher...

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Friday, October 4

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Saturday, October 5

Symposium | 2019 New England Renaissance Conference

RISD welcomes The New England Renaissance Conference (NERC), the oldest scholarly association in the US dedicated to the study of the early modern period...

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Sunday, October 6

Monday, October 7

Panel discussion | Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics

The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM) at Brown University invites members of the RISD community to a panel...

Tuesday, October 8

Opening reception + artist talk | AXxoN N

The Painting department presents a new exhibition organized by Sean McCarthy and Jonathan Ehrenberg: AXxoN N.: A Collective Commentary on David Lynch’s...

 SEI faculty workshop | Seeing Race

Workshop Description The Seeing Race workshop series will provide participants with the opportunity to explore and practice analytical and discussion...

Visiting photographer | Em Rooney

The Photography department welcomes Gary Metz lecturer Em Rooney, who lives and works in Massachusetts. She has written for Art Papers and Performa Magazine,...

Wednesday, October 9

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

SEI faculty workshop | Equitable Grading

Workshop Description Equitable Grading & Diverse Classrooms Equitable grading involves providing support and opportunities to help students from all...

Visiting producers | Ilene Chaiken & Ryan Cunningham

Alumni Relations welcomes film & TV producers Ilene Chaiken 79 GD and Ryan Cunningham 02 FAV—joint co-leaders of RISD’s new Film & TV Alumni Affinity...

Thursday, October 10

 SEI faculty workshop | Seeing Race

Workshop Description The Seeing Race workshop series will provide participants with the opportunity to explore and practice analytical and discussion...

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Visiting artists | Chris and SooJin Buzelli

The Illustration department is proud to present the work of influential NYC art director SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and her partner, sought-after artist Chris...

Friday, October 11

RISD Weekend | Alumni Reunion + Parents’ Weekend (through Oct. 13)

Please join us for a weekend of creative discovery—talks, workshops, installations, exhibitions, the annual RISD Craft sale of student and alumni work, open...

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Saturday, October 12

RISD Weekend | Alumni Reunion + Parents’ Weekend (through Oct. 13)

Please join us for a weekend of creative discovery—talks, workshops, installations, exhibitions, the annual RISD Craft sale of student and alumni work, open...

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Screening | Abstract documentary featuring Cas Holman

Come watch toy designer and Associate Professor of Industrial Design Cas Holman in an episode of Netflix’s design-focused documentary series Abstract: The...

Sunday, October 13

RISD Weekend | Alumni Reunion + Parents’ Weekend (through Oct. 13)

Please join us for a weekend of creative discovery—talks, workshops, installations, exhibitions, the annual RISD Craft sale of student and alumni work, open...

Monday, October 14

Tuesday, October 15

Bernstingle lecture | Gerald M. Carbone

Gerald M. Carbone delivers this year's Bernstingle lecture, To Handle Silver as Though it Were Putty. Carbone has published three non-fiction books, most...

 SEI faculty workshop | Collaborative Teaching

Workshop Description Collaborative Teaching through the Witness Tree Project Since 2009, Dale Broholm (Senior Critic, Furniture Design) and Daniel Cavicchi...

Wednesday, October 16

SEI faculty workshop | Multilingual Learners

Workshop Description Teaching Multilingual Learners This workshop explores the role of linguistic diversity in our teaching. We will address some common...

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Thursday, October 17

 SEI faculty workshop | Seeing Race

Workshop Description The Seeing Race workshop series will provide participants with the opportunity to explore and practice analytical and discussion...

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Exhibition opening | Land // Fill // Land

Please join us for a group exhibition curated by Lilla Szekely MFA 20 PR and Heather McMordie MFA 20 PR..

Visiting photographer |  Lucas Blalock

The Photography department welcomes Gary Metz lecturer Lucas Blalock, whose work explores falseness and evident mechanics in photography. In doing so, he...

Friday, October 18

Exhibition | Land // Fill // Land

A curated exhibition by Lilla Szekely and Heather McMordie both MFA Printmaking 2020.

Exhibition | The Creative Marriage of Words and Images

The ISB Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by alumni SooJin Buzelli 96 IL and Chris Buzelli 95 IL, including finished paintings and...

Saturday, October 19

Exhibition | Land // Fill // Land

A curated exhibition by Lilla Szekely and Heather McMordie both MFA Printmaking 2020.

Symposium | Race and Environment in the US

This one-day symposium seeks to offer a nuanced view of the nature-culture discourse and to reframe generalizing assumptions about humans’ relationship to...

Sunday, October 20

Exhibition | Land // Fill // Land

A curated exhibition by Lilla Szekely and Heather McMordie both MFA Printmaking 2020.

Monday, October 21

Panel discussion | Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics

The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM) at Brown University invites members of the RISD community to a panel...

September 22 - October 21, 2019