Student + community stories

Graduate students come to campus from throughout the world, bringing a variety of perspectives to their work. And at RISD the experience doesn't begin or end in the studio or classroom—it extends well beyond it.

A closer look at the graduate experience

New Fellowships for Grad Students

Society of Presidential Fellows

Confidence on Display in Grad Show 2019

Class of 2019 graduate thesis exhibition

Liberating Approach to Practice

Mays Albaik | MFA 19 Glass

Creating without Constraints

Tim Miller | MFA 19 Furniture Design

Exploring Technological Landscapes

Digital + Media research studio

Portraits of Undeniable Presence

Shterna Goldbloom | MFA 19 Photography

Designing the Cosmos

grad-taught Wintersession studio

Refocusing the Narrative

Steph Foster | MFA Photography 2019

Water in the Desert, Ceramics in the Landscape

Ceramics/Landscape Architecture interdisciplinary studio

Clarifying Connections

Image Landscapes | grad-student curated campus exhibition

Luminous Structures

grad-taught Glass/Sculpture studio

Between Cultures

Sanié Bokhari | MFA 2018 Painting

Bold Breakthroughs in 3D Weaving

The Virtual Textiles Research Group