20 North Main St
(also enter on 224
Providence, RI 02903
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11 days of museums, studios, snacks, and whole lotta art!
This year the RISD Art Circle (RAC) journeyed together to New York City, an 18-hour adventure filled with incredible experiences.
RAC teens create digital and print materials on the exhibition Drawing Ambience
The woman in Frank W. Benson’s Lady Trying on a Hat has always been a character who caught my eye during visits to the Museum. From her averted gaze to the contrast between her white dress and the black hat, she is poised to play the lead role on the stage that Benson created.
Make ideas happen.
Collaborative reflections on the making and meaning of absences and erasures.
Teens finding new connections between art, artists, and ideas.
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Graduating high-school intern India Timpani reflects on her formative experiences at the RISD Museum
This past summer, with a focus on design thinking, the students were asked What is useful? as a starting point for their group design.