Looking ahead to 2023 at Ringling College


With such a successful 2022 in the rearview mirror, the Ringling College community is excited for what’s to come in 2023. The year will start quickly with the opening of a new dining hall when students return for the spring semester. New dining hall Cunniffe Commons opening January 2023  A new 28,000-square-foot state-of-the-art dining facility […]

Ringling College honors Dr. Richard Basch

Dr. Richard Basch and his wife, Barbara pose for a photo in their home in 2009, following the announcement they would donate their extensive art glass collection to Ringling College.

Dr. Larry R. Thompson, president of Ringling College of Art and Design, wrote to the campus community on Monday, September 19, 2022 with the sad news of the passing of Dr. Richard Basch. Basch is survived by his loving wife Barbara, a son, daughter, and two granddaughters. Richard and Barbara both grew up in a […]

Ringling’s Double Feature on WEDU Arts Plus 

Ringling College of Art and Design has been making a big splash on the PBS station WEDU Arts Plus regular segment. First, with Fine Arts senior and Trustee Scholar, Melvin Gomez, and now featuring both Sarasota Art Museum of Ringling College of Art and Design, and Ringling Photography and Imaging junior, Jesse Clark. In Episode […]