Category Archives: Student Projects

RIT student work from DIS

Nine students from RIT’s Industrial Design and School for American Crafts program have returned from their summer studies at the Danish Institute for Study Abroad. Each student accomplished their own seating design built from various materials of either solid wood, … Continue reading
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C7712DA: RIT Student Recognition

Several RIT Industrial Design students have received recognition from the Core77 2012 Design Awards. C7712DA recognizes excellence in all areas of design enterprise, celebrates the richness of the design profession and the brilliance of its practitioners. RIT MFA Graduate, Sandra … Continue reading
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i do 2012: Final Presentation Invite

The workshop started on June 18th and will conclude on July 27th. The final presentations of the four international teams will be about visions for the future of shopping and travel in Hong Kong, based on primary and secondary research … Continue reading
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Gallery r: Cure The Industrial Design Process

Recent graduates Ben Hudson and August Kawski will be exhibiting in Gallery r starting this Friday, July 20th. Their exhibit aims to show the process behind a collaborative project in which they designed interior lighting for Cure, a bar that … Continue reading
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GlassLab: Dan Ipp & Tom Zogas

RIT students Dan Ipp and Tom Zogas, winners of this years Metaproject, had the opportunity to prototype their designs at the CMOG’s GlassLab earlier this month. Their designs focused on redefining the kick of a glass vessel. The process was … Continue reading
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Students Participate in GlassLab

RIT Metaproject students Dan Ipp and Tom Zogas recently participated in GlassLab, at The Corning Museum of Glass. Dan and Tom are the first ever students to be invited to work with Museum glassmakers to explore and prototype their design … Continue reading
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i do 2012

Four RIT students (Rob Fish, Alex Bennett, Maritza Garcia, and Aaron Jackendoff) are currently participating in the IDO 2012 (International Design Workshop) at Hong Kong’s Polytechnic University School of Design. The students have been asked to research and address vital … Continue reading
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iF Concept Design Ceremony

Industrial design graduate students Danwei Ye, Jason Liu, and computer graphic design grad student Yakun Zhang recently received two awards for “Best 100″, at the iF Concept Design Awards ceremony in Hamburg, Germany on May 31st. The team was awarded … Continue reading
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Activating the Vignelli Archive

Activating the Vignelli Archive is now live to the public, showing graduate student work that was on display during Imagine RIT with added detail and descriptions. Under Professor Josh Owen’s direction each graduate student was assigned a Vignelli-designed artifact and … Continue reading
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Sustainable laundry detergent concepts

ID Seniors Domenico Colaprete and Katherine Sears will present the exciting results of an independent study done this quarter on sustainable laundry detergent concepts. We all hope that you can join us. Wednesday, May 23rd 2:30PM RIT’s Student Innovation Center … Continue reading
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RIT at ICFF 2012

RIT Industrial Design + Glass Students with CMoG will be displaying their work from metaproject02 at this years ICFF in NYC. The exhibit will be open to the public from May 18th to May 21st, located at WantedDesign. RIT ID … Continue reading
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Good, Better, Best

UPDATE: This event has now been moved to Tuesday, May 22, 2012 Industrial Design graduate students will present their final presentations for Professor Alex Lobos course ID Problems III. Good, Better, Best focuses on scaleable product design explorations using biomimicry … Continue reading
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GX Magazine: RIT ID Student Illustrations

RIT Industrial Design junior, James Paulius recently had his illustrations published in GX Magazine (Issue 9.1). GX Magazine: The Guard Experience is for Soldiers, about Soldiers and often by Soldiers. James produced several renderings for the article titled “High-Tech Warrior” … Continue reading
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ID Exhibits at Imagine RIT

Three separate groups from RIT’s Industrial Design department displayed exhibits during this years Imagine RIT festival. Under the direction of Professor Josh Owen, graduate ID students produced an exhibit titled “Activating the Vignelli Archive”, where products and furniture designs were … Continue reading
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iF Concept Design Award 2012

Congratulations to industrial design grad students Yu Liu, Danwei Ye, and computer graphic design grad Yakun Zhang for winning two, “Best 100” iF Concept Design 2012 Awards. The team was awarded for their concept designs on The Backbone and Acoustic-Optical … Continue reading
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NCIIA Best Cutting Edge Innovation: Strong Arm

The National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance’s (NCIIA) Open Minds student competition winners for best cutting edge innovation are RIT’s team of Justin Hillery and Sean Petterson. This is the first time in the 16 year history of the conference … Continue reading
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Lancelot Coar: Ice Hut Project

Professor Amos Scully recently invited Artist & Professor Lancelot Coar, of the University of Manitoba in Canada, to visit and lecture at RIT this past February. Assisted by RIT students and staff, Coar created and built a piece of temporary … Continue reading
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American Packaging Corp. Competition

Students from Industrial Design, Packaging Science, and Graphic Design teamed up to re-work several Wegmans product packages in a competition sponsored by American Packaging Corporation. Juice containers, sauces and laundry detergent, were designed to be more eye-appealing, sustainable and easier … Continue reading
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NCIIA Open Minds Competition

Industrial Design senior Sean Petterson and Interdisciplinary Studies senior Justin Hillery have entered their Strong Arm lifting system in “Open Minds”, a national competition sponsored by the National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA). Please support their entry by viewing … Continue reading
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Metaproject02: Selected Participants on Display

Selected participants from Metaproject02 will have their projects on display in RIT’s Center for Student Innovation. The work will be available to view on Friday, February 23rd which aligns with, Winter 2012 Research and Innovation Symposium from 3PM to 8PM. … Continue reading
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