Events

May 6 - June 4, 2021

Thursday, May 6

Exhibition | DON'T YOU SIT DOWN

An interactive exhibition, Don't You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– explores racism in the US originating with Jim Crow laws from the post-Civil War era...

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Visiting lecturer | Peter McCoy

The Liberal Arts division and the Nature-Culture-Sustainability graduate program welcome Peter McCoy, who will give a talk titled Radical Mycology: A...

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, May 7

Exhibition | DON'T YOU SIT DOWN

An interactive exhibition, Don't You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– explores racism in the US originating with Jim Crow laws from the post-Civil War era...

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Glass department | Hot Nights with Mays Albaik

Alumna Mays Albaik MFA 19 GL continues her collaboration with the Glass department by working with current students in the hotshop on a series of material...

1pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, May 8

Exhibition | DON'T YOU SIT DOWN

An interactive exhibition, Don't You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– explores racism in the US originating with Jim Crow laws from the post-Civil War era...

Sunday, May 9

Exhibition | DON'T YOU SIT DOWN

An interactive exhibition, Don't You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– explores racism in the US originating with Jim Crow laws from the post-Civil War era...

Monday, May 10

Exhibition | DON'T YOU SIT DOWN

An interactive exhibition, Don't You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– explores racism in the US originating with Jim Crow laws from the post-Civil War era...

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Visiting author | Seph Rodney

The Painting department welcomes Seph Rodney, opinions editor and managing editor of Hyperallergic’s Sunday Edition, who will present a talk called Thinking...

2pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 11

Exhibition | DON'T YOU SIT DOWN

An interactive exhibition, Don't You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– explores racism in the US originating with Jim Crow laws from the post-Civil War era...

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Wednesday, May 12

Exhibition | DON'T YOU SIT DOWN

An interactive exhibition, Don't You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– explores racism in the US originating with Jim Crow laws from the post-Civil War era...

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Alumni talk | Architect Gabrielle Bullock

Join the Alumni Club of LA and RISD Architects for a talk with RISD Trustee Gabrielle Bullock BArch 84 on her latest project, Destination Crenshaw. A...

3pm
Virtual Event
Community conversation | African Food and Culture

The African Alliance of Rhode Island invites the RISD community to a conversation about urban agriculture and a virtual visit to its Bami Farm in Providence....

6pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 13

Exhibition | DON'T YOU SIT DOWN

An interactive exhibition, Don't You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– explores racism in the US originating with Jim Crow laws from the post-Civil War era...

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Alumni event | Club of Charlotte, VA

Right now it's more important than ever to stay connected to one another. So grab a drink or a snack and help us launch the RISD Alumni Club of Charlotte,...

6pm
Virtual Event
Alumni Club of San Francisco | Show and Tell

Learn about fellow RISD alumni in the San Francisco area through the next Show and Tell! Hear about the various things alumni are doing around the Bay Area....

8:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, May 14

Exhibition | DON'T YOU SIT DOWN

An interactive exhibition, Don't You Sit Down: Shades of Jim Crow, 1960– explores racism in the US originating with Jim Crow laws from the post-Civil War era...

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Alumni event | Asian diaspora virtual mixer

RISD Asian Diaspora (RAD) is pleased to present its first alumni and student virtual mixer event, hosted by group leader Caius Chew 21 SC. The organization...

7pm
Virtual Event
Museum event | Poetry reading

Join poets Tina Cane, Sheila Maldonado, Matt Miller and Nikki Wallschlaeger for readings of their recent work. Register

7pm
Virtual Event

Monday, May 17

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Tuesday, May 18

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Wednesday, May 19

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Thursday, May 20

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Friday, May 21

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Saturday, May 22

Alumni Club of Philadelphia | Mural tour & garden social

The Alumni Club of Philadelphia invites you to a special walking tour and garden social on May 22. Please join us for a spring tour followed by a social at...

Monday, May 24

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Indian, Women in a Garden on a Moonlit Night, 1744, Museum Appropriation Fund

Dementia Unplugged™: ARTFul Insights is a warm, welcoming program offering conversation for people living with dementia and their care partners about visual...

1pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 25

Exhibition | Judaica

Brown/RISD Hillel hosts a show of (mostly) RISD student work with the goal of amplifying the voices of Jewish artists. Curated by Sarah Fenster 23 FAV and...

Wednesday, May 26

Thursday, May 27

Friday, May 28

Residence Halls Close

Residence Halls Remain Open for Students Scheduled to Graduate

Monday, May 31

Tuesday, June 1

Friday, June 4

RISD Zero Waste | REDU NYC Tour

REDU NYC tackles construction, which is among the largest contributors to landfills, by diverting construction waste before it enters the waste-stream. REDU...

May 6 - June 4, 2021