Author Brilliantly Recreates Famous Meals From Literature
Designer Dinah Fried has just published a collection of fascinating images called Fictitious Dishes: An Album of Literature's Most Memorable Meals .
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Thursday Apr 17
Park series continues as RISD looks at Rocky Point future
The second in a series of lectures focused on public parks with a view on what might be applicable to development at Rocky Point will be held next Thursday, April 24 at 6:30 p.m. at the Rhode Island School of Design.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Visual/Theater and Film Artist Janie Geiser Set for Arts Learning...
FirstWorks brings internationally recognized visual/theater artist and experimental filmmaker Janie Geiser to Providence April 6-12 for a week-long FirstWorks Arts Learning residency to include a series of workshops, artist talks and screenings designed to engage Providence-area K-12 and university students.
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Providence artist chosen to paint Chafee portrait
The Democratic governor's term ends in January and he has announced that will not seek re-election.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
RI student burned at unused electric power plant
Police say an 18-year-old college student has been injured with electrical burns after she and her date climbed to the roof of an abandoned electric power plant in Providence for a view of the city.
RISD student burned after touching energized wire atop abandoned building
An 18-year-old Rhode Island School of Design student is in stable condition after being burned by energized wires on top of an abandoned building.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
10 innovative STEAM education apps
It's no secret that the concept of STEM education , which emphasizes the importance of science, technology, engineering, and math, has made its way to the heart of the ongoing education debate.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Artists weave their stories into textiles at two Minneapolis galleries.
On the evidence of her handsome new show at All My Relations Gallery in south Minneapolis , Maggie Thompson must have totally neglected the last part of that formula.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Best returns on your college investment
Here's a bit of math that might interest you future artists: If you graduate from a top-flight art school - in this case, the Rhode Island School of Design - you'll invest $237,500 in your education over four years then earn a net total of $268,300 after working 20 years, according to the 2014 College ROI report just out from Payscale.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Drafting a vision for a new Rocky Point
So as to provide a broad view of park development across the country, the Rhode Island School of Design - with the assistance of the Rocky Point Foundation - will present the first in a series of three lectures on April 3 featuring Deborah Marton, executive director of the New York Restoration Project .
Wed Mar 26, 2014
New Menswear Line Makes Professionals Stand Out
New York Iron and Blood is a new line of men's accessories inspired by an industrial aesthetic and designed with the goal of making a guy stand out.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Driver, 64, killed in West Hartford school bus, car collision
Patricia Rosoff was cut from her vehicle and transported to UCONN Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead, police said.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
anthropology + design: daniela rosner.
I think design and anthropology have the potential to reinforce each other's aims.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Potential of new technology in classrooms of the future
A packed Guildhall in Derry heard from some of the leading voices in education as the Future Classrooms Conference explored the potential of new technologies and digital media in the classroom.