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
  • 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
  • Introduction to Architectural Design

    TBA, Ages 18+, Jul 02 — Aug 07, Thursdays + Fridays, 9am-4:30pm

    This course enables students to explore both the conceptual and practical realms of architecture through a series of studio projects, with supporting lecture content. Discussions focus on how experience, daily… Read More
  • Color: From Theory to Practice

    Harel Kedem, Ages 18+, Jul 02 — Aug 07, Thursdays + Fridays, 9am-4:30pm

    Essential to creative development, the effective use of color can still elude the most sophisticated artists and designers. This course explores the intricacies of using color in fine art and… Read More