The 2012 RISD Fall Alumni + Student Art Sale is on Saturday, October 6, 2012 from 10 am to 4 pm. The sale will take place on Benefit Street between Waterman and Hopkins Streets and is free to attend. Over 150 alumni artists and current students will be displaying and selling their work including fine art, glass, ceramics, apparel, jewelry and much more. Please contact email@example.com with any questions and note that the sale will run regardless of weather conditions.
We’ll be posting up artist bios here as we get closer to the sale! Click here to see a new artist profile everyday this week.
2 DAYS TO GO, Ana sofia designs
Ana Sofia Designs is the creation of Ana Bressette, Industrial Design 2005. See Ana’s work at her Etsy shop and visit her at table 112 this Saturday.
3 DAYS TO GO, Justin Minda
Justin Minda, Architecture 1998, will be at table 51 this Saturday. Justin is designer and owner of New Moon Studio and will be featuring his functional and decorative ceramics.
4 DAYS TO GO, Linda Pritcher
Visit Linda Pritcher at table 91! Linda, Painting 1971, will have her latest collection of handbags and shoes at the sale.
5 DAYS TO GO, Karen lederer
Visit Karen Lederer at table 4 this Saturday. Karen graduated earlier this year from the graduate department of Printmaking and now works in New York. In addition to printed work, she’ll be selling machine knit scarves. See more of her work at www.karenlederer.com.
6 DAYS TO GO, JESSICA BURKO
See new work by Jessica Burko at table 93. Burko will be featuring her one-of-a-kind, encaustic, mixed-media fine art, all created in the past year after having her second child. Burko’s work explores the theater of the domestic and is greatly influenced by new motherhood and the sinuous navigation required to maintain an independent identity.
We’ve created a new section on our site with more information on sales tax and the RISD Alumni Art Sales. Click the image below for our ‘Taxes!’ page including more information on applying for a ’Permit to Make Retail Sales’ through the state of Rhode Island.