Category Archives: Events

First Year Grads to Present on Emergency Healthcare Solutions

The first-year grad students in Industrial Design will present design solutions that they have developed for emergency healthcare in developing countries. We hope you can join us! Date: Monday, February 18 Time: 2:00-5:00pm Place: Room 7A-4621
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Metaproject 03: Winners and Runners-up

The Metaproject 03 Student Design Competition event was held this past Thursday, February 8th in the Center for Student Innovation at RIT. Each student presented their concepts for a universal toy to AREAWARE, world-renowned avant-garde accessories manufacturer. Each student was … Continue reading
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Art Reflected: The Inspiration of 100 Years at the MAG

The Memorial Art Gallery (MAG), which is a part of the University of Rochester’s campus, is celebrating its centennial year serving serving the Rochester community. One of the many events to celebrate this milestone is a show entitled, Art Reflected: … Continue reading
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Design Conversations: Rob Cassetti

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR A FUTURE DATE Design Conversations: Rob Cassetti Tuesday, February 12, 2013 4:45pm University Gallery, Booth Hall The Vignelli Center for Design Studies will be hosting lecturer Rob Cassetti, an Industrial … Continue reading
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Let’s Make RIT-ID Green

Want to help make RIT Industrial Design a greener community? Come join the brainstorming session on how to make RIT’s Industrial Design department a more sustainable place. Wednesday, February 6 5:00pm-6:00pm Lecture Room
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Signatures Deadline: February 1

Signatures Magazine is RIT’s resident literary and art magazine, and is currently looking for submissions for this years edition. “February 1 is the deadline for student submissions to this year’s issue of Signatures, RIT’s annual art-and-literary magazine, now in its … Continue reading
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Faculty Led Discussion on Fulbright Scholar Experiences

Global Conversations: An Exchange of Experiences and Practices on International Education, will be offering students a close-up look at the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Fulbright: A Faculty Led Discussion on Fulbright Experiences Where: SAU Room 1829 When: Tuesday, February 5 … Continue reading
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Metaproject 03 – Competition Invitation

Please join the senior students of industrial design, Metaproject 03, in the third annual student design competition. February 7th, 2013 Center for Student Innovation, RIT 9am – 10am Students present concepts, 2 min each, open to public 10am – 12:30pm … Continue reading
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Reebok will be at RIT

Attention ID Students: Reebok will be at RIT on February 1st! This is your last chance to sign up for a portfolio review and learn more about the Reebok programs. You need to sign up by Monday, January 28th, to … Continue reading
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Design Conversations: Beatriz Cifuentes-Caballero and Yoshiki Waterhouse

Design Conversations: Beatriz Cifuentes-Caballero and Yoshiki Waterhouse of Vignelli Associates Wednesday, January 30 4:45pm-6pm University Gallery Reception to Follow Beatriz Cifuentes-Caballero and Yoshiki Waterhouse of Vignelli Associates will discuss the NYC Subway Diagram. Both recently worked with Massimo Vignelli on … Continue reading
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Staff Exhibit: Rick Auburn

Industrial Design shop technician, Rick Auburn, currently has his final designs for two Electric Cellos displayed in the University Gallery at RIT. Last month Rick’s concept for these pieces was featured in our department “Staff Spotlight” section. Rick noted that … Continue reading
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IDSA Event: Responsive Design vs. Designing for Context

Responsive Design vs. Designing for Context – Livestream Friday, January 25, from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Lecture Room (07A-4610) IDSA membership required. Free Pizza Responsive digital design has become the trendy design request. Building all your sites (mobile, tablet … Continue reading
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Design in Beijing: An Adventure

Design in Beijing: An Adventure Wednesday, January 23, from 5:00PM to 6:00PM Lecture Room (07A-4610) All Welcome Come hear the fascinating story of Professor Josh Owen’s and ID graduate student Boran Song’s travels in China! This is for anyone interested … Continue reading
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Secrets to Sketching Workshop: Mark Penke

Come meet Mark Penke, industrial designer and senior design strategist at Xerox, for a “secrets to sketching” workshop sponsored by the Thought @ Work student group. Learn how to draw using proper perspective on your first try, and how to … Continue reading
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Furniture Design in Scandinavia at Danish Institute for Study Abroad

The Furniture Design in Scandinavia at Danish Institute for Study Abroad Exhibition is now open in the RIT University Gallery until January 19, 2013. A reception will take place on January 9 from 5:00pm to 6:30pm in the University Gallery. … Continue reading
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Wendell Castle Sketching Demo: Videos

In October of this year Wendell Castle lectured to a group of industrial design students, hosted by Adjuncts Gary Molinary and Roy Cripps. Castle spoke about sketching and his process for producing furniture among other things about his professional success. … Continue reading
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Wendell Castle Donates Famous 1969 Molar Chair to the Archives

Wendell Castle donated his famous 1969 Molar Chair to joint Industrial Design/Vignelli Center Archives Project: Product Timecapsule. The Molar Chair will be on display throughout the Faculty Exhibition, in the Bevier Gallery, until January 9, 2013. Photo: Graduate Student David … Continue reading
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CIAS Faculty Show

The 2012-13 Faculty Exhibition is now open in the Bevier Gallery. The opening reception will take place this Friday, December 7 from 5:00-7:00pm. This annual exhibition features recent work by full and part-time faculty from the School of Design, School … Continue reading
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The Washington DC International Design Festival

Apartment Zero and Artisphere present The Washington DC International Design Festival: a 3 month-long series of industrial design exhibitions, films, public programs, video and new media premiering February 21 – May 19, 2013. This exciting series of events explores innovation … Continue reading
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Design Conversations: Cory Grosser

Vignelli Design Conversations Lecturer: Cory Grosser Creative Intelligence: Culture, Commerce and Context Wednesday, December 19th University Gallery, James E. Booth Hall 4:45pm Reception to follow
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