Student and 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 RISD experience

Weaving a Multicultural Identity

Bhen Alan | MFA 2022 Painting

Hybrid Grad Show Hits the Mark

2021 Graduate Thesis Exhibition

RISD Launches MFA in Illustration

Two-year graduate program

New Professorship in Sustainability

Houghton P. Metcalf endowed professorship

Dorner Prize Revealed

annual RISD Museum competition

RISD + Brown Launch Design Engineering Grad Program

MADE: Master of Arts in Design Engineering

RISD Launches “Race in Art & Design” Cluster Hire

Social Equity and Inclusion initiative