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  • New Acquistions

    Design for Circular Plate with Sea Gods and Goddesses

    Adriaen Collaert
    Netherlandish, ca. 1560-1618
    Design for Circular Plate with Sea Gods and Goddesses, ca. 1600
    Engraving on laid paper
    Plate: 16.8 x 16.7 cm (6 5/8 x 6 9/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2014.11.3

  • The Care and Preservation of Art Composed of Plastic

    RISD Museum conservator Ingrid Neuman discusses the challenges in caring for objects made from this ubiquitous material

    László Moholy-Nagy, Untitled, ca. 1939 - 1945. Gift of Marcel Breuer

  • Double Take / Italian Illuminated Initial

    Double Take looks at one object two different ways.

    Master of Brussels Initials, Italian, ca. 1390-1410 Saint Nicolas, ca. 1410-1420 Watercolor, shell gold, leaf gold, and lapis lazuli on vellum. 12.9 x 12.5 cm (5 1/8 x 4 7/8 inches) Mary B. Jackson Fund

  • Out of the Emergency Department into the RISD Museum

    How a project designed to enhance pain management was born and made possible by the collaboration between RISD Museum and the Brown Emergency Medicine Residency.

    Helen Frankenthaler, Holocaust, 1955. The Albert Pilavin Memorial Collection of 20th-Century American Art

  • At the Circus with RISD Graphic Design Students

    Professor Jan Baker encouraged her letterpress class to become inspired by the Circus exhibition at the RISD Museum.

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