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Posted on: January 28, 2016

Create your own extraordinary summer at Rhode Island School of Design, with on-campus and global programs. Experience RISD's critical thinking/critical making approach to add new dimension to your art and design work.
 
ON CAMPUS:
 
SUMMER STUDIES 
Tap into a rich variety of visual art and design courses. Courses meet twice a week for six weeks. Enroll in up to two courses to create a customized schedule.  READ MORE
 
TEXTILES SUMMER INSTITUTE
Experience RISD's renowned textiles faculty and studios. Courses meet twice a week for six weeks. Enroll in up to two courses for a textile design immersion.  READ MORE
 
SUMMER INSTITUTE FOR GRAPHIC DESIGN STUDIES
Delve into a wide range of graphic design topics. Courses meet Monday-Friday for two weeks. Enroll in one, two or all three of the schedules.  READ MORE
 
SUMMER DESIGN INTENSIVES
Design workshops focused on experimental topics of design, fashion and art. Courses meet Monday-Friday for two weeks. Enroll in one or both schedules.  READ MORE
 
GLOBAL:
 
GLOBAL SUMMER PROGRAMS
Nine international three- to four-week courses led by RISD faculty immerse students in experimental topics related to design and art with the inspiration of spectacular locations.  READ MORE
 
RISD à BOISBUCHET
Explore the intersections of art, design and sustainability in the setting of Domaine de Boisbuchet, a 19th-century French estate. Two-week intensive workshops are led by RISD faculty in collaboration with this 400-acre cultural institution.  READ MORE

Posted on: January 25, 2016

When the weather outside is frightful, look forward to spring at RISD/CE! Spring classes in art and design for adults, teens and kids start February 22. Register early for your favorite class!

Registration is now open; classes start February 22.

New for Spring

Weekend Workshops

Classes for Adults

Classes for Kids

Classes for Teens

Registration Information

Posted on: December 18, 2015

This winter, clear the obstacles in your path to creativity! Thwart your hibernation tendencies by learning a new skill and making new friends. Woodworkers (and shoe lovers!) put techniques to practice by learning to make wooden shoes in Making Clogs. Inventors and innovators receive guidance in The Creative Entrepreneur. Young artists bring the great masters to life in the vacation camp Master Pieces: An Exploration of Art + Theater.

Registration now open; classes start Jan. 6, 2016.

New for Winter
 
Weekend Workshops
 
Classes for Adults
 
Classes for Kids
 
Classes for Teens
 
Registration Information
 
View the Winter 2016 Catalog