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Fine Arts Division

Fall 2020 information

Hours of operation: Monday–Friday, 8 am–4:30 pm

Fine Arts division staff are working remotely during normal business hours. We are not holding in-person meetings at this time.

For scheduling please email Laurie Chronley at lchronle@risd.edu and finearts@risd.edu. To leave a voicemail please call 401 454-6183 and/or 401 454-6116.

Staff hours

Laurie Chronley: Mon - Fri, 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Jonas Levi: Tue - Thu, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm; Fri, 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tiara Silva-Gardner: Mon - Fri, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Paul Virgadamo: Mon - Fri, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Fine Arts computer lab

The Fine Arts computer lab (Auditorium, Room 525) is available for Fine Arts and EFS division classes and for student use.

Lab schedule (fall 2020): Restricted to specific FAV classes in accordance with COVID-19 safety protocols

Hardware:

  • 12 Macintosh iMacs (including one teaching station with HD projector)

Software:

  • ADOBE Creative Cloud Suite (complete suite, including After Effects and Premiere)
  • MS Office
  • Various open source apps and more

For Fine Arts computer lab questions, please contact Lab Manager Paul Virgadamo.

Fine Arts Metcalf woodshop

Shop Schedule:
Monday–Thursday: 10 am–noon; 1–5 pm; 7–11 pm
Friday: 10 am–noon; 1–5 pm
Saturday: 1–5 pm
Sunday: 1–5 pm; 7–11 pm

Hardware:

  • Sawstop table saw
  • 2 14" Laguna bandsaws
  • Denray downdraft table
  • 13" jointer
  • 20" planer
  • 20" disc sander
  • spindle sander
  • panel saw
  • chop saw
  • 10" general wood lathe
  • 3 wood benches