Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Architecture + Landscape Design Programs

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  • RISD is committed to developing and sustaining opportunities, programs and networks that address the challenges, meanings, and importance of art and design in a global context, and prepare creative agents for a changing world.  RISD: Global Summer Programs is a collaborative effort brought to you … Read More

  • Summer is the perfect time to come to Rhode Island School of Design to explore new avenues of personal and professional artistic development, or to reach a new level within a current direction. The Summer Studies Program in the visual arts encompasses a wide spectrum of … Read More

  • Year-round, RISD/CE's Young Artist Program provides a strong grounding in the visual arts and encourages creative and personal growth through self-expression. Each course creates a dynamic environment where students build self-confidence along with a foundation of creative and technical skills. Classes are offered evenings and … Read More

Architecture + Landscape Design Courses

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  • Building Materials, Systems + Methods of Construction

    David Paolino, Ages 18+, Feb 23 — May 18, Mondays, 7-10pm

    An extensive knowledge of building materials and their use in the construction of interior spaces is a prerequisite for the interior designer. In this course, we survey the impact of… Read More
  • Color Theory

    Section 01, Deborah Forman, Ages 18+, Feb 25 — May 20, Wednesdays, 7-10pm

    Van Gogh, Matisse, Titian and even Warhol were masterful colorists who used color deliberately to create powerful drama in their work. The dynamics of color are fundamental to virtually all… Read More
  • Two-Dimensional Design

    Section 01, Elizabeth Gourlay, Ages 18+, Feb 26 — May 21, Thursdays, 7-10pm

    Design is the discipline underlying all forms of visual expression, and an understanding of two-dimensional design principles is the basis for all 2D art forms. This course introduces students to… Read More
  • Color Theory

    Section 02, Karen Triedman, Ages 18+, Feb 26 — May 21, Thursdays, 9:30am-12:30pm

    Van Gogh, Matisse, Titian and even Warhol were masterful colorists who used color deliberately to create powerful drama in their work. The dynamics of color are fundamental to virtually all… Read More
  • Essentials of SketchUp

    T. Michael Tracy, Ages 18+, Apr 08 — May 13, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Start drawing, designing, and rendering your ideas with this free downloadable 3D modeling toolkit used for everything from architecture to jewelry to game design to 3D printing. This course teaches… Read More
  • Color Theory

    Section 01, Carlotta Miller, Ages 18+, Jun 08 — Jul 15, Mondays + Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Van Gogh, Matisse, Titian and even Warhol were masterful colorists who used color deliberately to create powerful drama in their work. The dynamics of color are fundamental to virtually all… Read More