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  • RISDM 31-320

    Edgar Degas
    French, 1834-1917
    Six Friends at Dieppe, 1885
    Pastel on wove paper laid down on canvas
    114.9 x 71.1 cm (45 5/16 x 28 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 31.320

    Work of the Week

    Six Friends at Dieppe

  • Slide1

    Davis Lloyd, Untitled, 2014. Watercolor on paper, 8 3/4 x 11 in.

    Drawing from the Collection

    Painting student Davis Lloyd recollects stumbling across an unlikely source of inspiration, and connection between ancient art and contemporary painting.

  • RISDM 32-245 v_09

    Pail (situla), 530 - 525 BCE
    Height: 27.2 cm (10 11/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 32.245

    Kicking the Bucket in Ancient Etruria

    Why is an Etruscan situla, or pail, one of the most important objects in RISD's ancient collection? We examine its form, decoration, and context to understand its unique place in European archaeology.

  • EXL1.201411 Waltz of the Machine Equestrian - The Machine Equestrians 01

    UuDam Tran Nguyen, still frame from Waltz of the Machine Equestrians—The Machine Equestrians, 2012. © UuDam Tran Nguyen. Courtesy of the artist.

    Interview with artist UuDam Tran Nguyen

    Editor of publications Amy Pickworth, intern Joanna Cortez, and curatorial assistant of contemporary art A. Will Brown interview UuDam Tran Nguyen about his single channel video Waltz of The Machine Equestrians—The Machine Equestrians (2012).

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