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Public Relations Contacts:

Julia Temple

Marketing and PR Manager

401 709 8524

Kara Nandin

Marketing and PR Associate

401 709 8513

Recent News

The RISD Museum announces free admission and special programming in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr., sponsored by Citizens

RISD Museum Announces Nancy Elizabeth Prophet: I Will Not Bend an Inch

RISD Museum Announces Diné Textiles: Nizhónígo Hadadít’eh

RISD Museum Names Tsugumi Maki Director

RISD Museum Announces The Performative Self-Portrait

RISD Museum Announces New Exhibition: Being and Believing in the Natural World: Perspectives from the Ancient Mediterranean, Asia, and Indigenous North America

RISD Museum Announces the Return of a Benin Bronze to Nigerian National Collections 

RISD Museum Announces Expanded Galleries Devoted to Modern and Contemporary Art

RISD Museum announces new installation Helina Metaferia: We've Been Here Before

RISD Museum announces Drawing Closer: Four Hundred Years of Drawing from the RISD Museum to open March 12, 2022

RISD Museum announces Shahzia Sikander: Extraordinary Realities to open November 12, 2021

RISD Museum announces new exhibition: Any distance between us

RISD Museum Announces Interim Director Sarah Ganz Blythe

RISD Museum Announces Retirement of Museum Director John W. Smith

RISD Museum Offers Free Admission with Chase Free Sundays and Third Thursday Nights

RISD Museum celebrates 5th Anniversary of Artist Membership and announces 2020 Artist Fellow

RISD Museum receives significant gift of contemporary artworks from collectors Avo Samuelian and Manuel Gonzalez

RISD Museum presents Raid the Icebox Now exhibitions and digital publication

RISD Museum appoints new Mellon Fellow

RISD Museum announces 2019 Artist Fellow Dana Heng

RISD Museum News: New staff appointments and grants announced, Fall 2018

RISD Museum to Receive $30,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

The RISD Museum presents The Phantom of Liberty, United Histories, and Former Glory

RISD Museum Announces Welcome Citizen Membership Program: Museum to offer free membership for newly naturalized citizens