Current Speakers & Events

Marriage of Words and Images

SooJin and Chris Buzelli


Art directors and illustrators work together to create the best possible visuals to illustrate and illuminate a story's concept. Throughout their career, SooJin (art director) and Chris (illustrator) have collaborated on many illustration projects. This gallery show will highlight that collaboration and the behind the scenes guts of coming up with concepts, sketches, art direction, the whole back and forth, drawing and painting process and finally getting published. Sketches, paintings and published work will be on display.


SooJin is a world-renowned art director who commissions hundreds illustrations for editorial articles every year. And Chris is an award-winning illustrator for numerous publications, books and ad campaigns

Aug 17th - oct 19, 2019

Upcoming Speakers & Events

Art Director/Artist Talk by the Buzellis on Thursday Oct 10th at 6:30 pm in Chace Auditorium and RISD Weekend in the ISB Gallery on Saturday October 12th at 1:00 pm

Artist Talk by Coretta Scott King Award winning Illustrator E.B. Lewis ("Talkin About Bessie", "Bad Boy and His Violin", "Down the Road", "The Other Side") at 6:30 pm in Chace Auditorium on Monday November 4th