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August 2016 | issue #131

Anchal’s new offshoot, dyeScape, offers a helping hand to women in need 

In Louisville, KY, Anchal cofounder Colleen Clines MLA 10 and summer intern Emily Dissen 18 TX are offering victims of human trafficking innovative options for moving ahead.

Playing the Trump card

This isn’t the first time Joe McKendry 94 IL has rendered The Donald. But will it be the last?

Berke breaks through a glass ceiling 

In July Deborah Berke BArch 77 began her tenure as dean of Yale School of Architecture – becoming the first woman to lead the 100-year-old institution.

see more stories such as: Asian-American soul, building with wood wastestone carving goes digital, Dixon joins RISD’s faculty, Siskind Foundation recognizes Ross, from wilderness to wasteland, helping Hillarynew space for audio art, faux fingertips, random RISD
see more alumni exhibitions around the world
Tanya Aguiñiga MFA 05 FD at The Landing in Los Angeles
Liz Deschenes 88 IL in Boston
Gabriela Salazar MFA 09 PT in Chicago
Deborah Baronas 79 TX in Providence
Derek Gores 93 IL in Charlestown, RI
Colin Healey 08 FAV talking about For Entertainment Purposes Only, his latest film project
On Tuesday, September 13, jewelry artist Andrea Zatarain 96 JM will offer a webinar on the art of pricing and managing orders for work made by hand. The 6:30–8 pm (EST) session is free to students and alumni, but please be sure to register in advance
Come celebrate 50 Years of Glass as part of RISD Weekend, our awesome event in early October. It’s a time for alumni to reconnect and enjoy reunions and for parents and families to see what students actually do in the studio.  

Loopiness lives!

With a nod to Lynda Barry, Sarina Mitchel 15 IL has fun going in circles and sketching a nearly Nearsighted Monkey character of her own.
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