Ringling College recognized as Voter Friendly Campus

Ringling College has been designated as a Voter Friendly Campus by the national nonpartisan organizations Campus Vote Project and NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education. The College is one of 258 campuses in 38 states and the District of Columbia, and one of just three art schools to receive the designation.  Ringling College was […]

Students recognized for award-winning brochure design for C.G. Jung Society

Illustration Phoenix bird and figures of humans walking in haze.

The C.G. Jung Society of Sarasota and Ringling College of Art and Design today announced the three winners of the INDEX (Industry Experience) competition to create the 2023-24 season design for the website and brochure of the society. The competition focused on creating a design to evoke interest in the Society and the work of […]

2022-23 Faculty accomplishments 

A model of a wooden building with white doors and windows.

In April, First Year Studio Program Faculty member Katie Cundiff was this year’s recipient of the Silver Medal in the Associate and Signature Division of the 32nd National Juried Exhibition held at Reinert Fine Art, from Oil Painters of America for her oil painting, Timber Island Boatyard. Last year, she also received the Award of […]

Prestigious Carl Foreman Award, Ringling College Film Program

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Ringling College of Art and Design’s Film program has been selected as the new home of ‘The Carl Foreman Award’ to honor singular achievement by a graduating student in screenwriting, directing, or producing.  The award was originally created by Evelyn “Eve” Williams-Jones in 1983 in conjunction with the British Academy of Film and Television Arts […]

Graphic Design ranks No. 1 in the state

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Animation Career Review has announced their 2023 Graphic Design School Rankings. Ringling College of Art and Design placed first in the top ten Florida schools this year and in the top 3% of national private schools and colleges.  The complete list of Ringling College’s Graphic Design rankings: These were Animation Career Review’s 9th annual rankings […]

Senior’s short film brings home big win at Palm Beach Film Awards

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Editor’s note: This is one in a series of stories on 2023 graduating seniors, also featuring Susan Saulnier and Ale Ortega-Romero. The 28th annual Palm Beaches Student Showcase of Films (SSOF) announced their winners on Tuesday, April 25. Taking home third place in the College Feature/Short category was Ringling College of Art and Design Film […]

Illustration students dominate Society of Illustrators awards

Gold, green, red, and blue illustration of an ancient festive party in eastern Asia.

37 artworks by Ringling College of Art and Design Illustration students were accepted into the 65th annual Society of Illustrators Competition, including three students winning prestigious scholarship awards. This year’s competition saw 2,308 entries submitted by 55 participating institutions from across the country. Students submitted their strongest, most creative and original artworks under the guidance […]

Best of Ringling 2023 Juried Exhibition

A gallery full of people to view the work at the annual juried exhibition.

Ringling College of Art and Design’s annual juried exhibition Best of Ringling opened Friday night, April 21, with an Awards Ceremony in Scott Plaza, preceded by the exhibition opening in the Roskamp Exhibition Hall and the David and Lois Stulberg Gallery. The event was a roaring success, with over 450 people in attendance, many staying […]

International film festival opens with red carpet celebration at Ringling College

The 24th annual Through Women’s Eyes International Film Festival opens tonight with talks and a film screening from 5-9 pm. Ringling College of Art and Design will host the opening night event with a red carpet celebration. The night will open with a reception, opening talks by festival organizer E. Scott Osborne, and a brief […]

Big wins at the 2023 Golden ADDYs Gala

Seventeen people pose in front of a display with gold, black, and white balloons, holding awards.

On Feb. 25, Ringling College of Art and Design students, faculty, and staff brought home 75 awards at the Golden ADDYs 2023 American Advertising Awards in Sarasota, FL.  The ADDYs — or the American Advertising Awards — is the industry’s largest and most widely recognized competition, with nearly 35,000 submissions yearly. The awards are given […]