Illustration en RISD to Update Former Dye Plant <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The Rhode Island School of Design breaks ground Thursday on a major renovation of its Illustration Studies Building. The project is expected to take three years to complete at a cost of more than $12 million.</p><p>RISD plans to add 5,600 square feet to the former chemical and dye plant in downtown Providence and make it fully handicapped accessible. The project also calls for a complete renovation of the illustration studios and classrooms housed in the building.</p> Wed, 29 May 2013 12:39:13 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 15996 at RISD to Update Former Dye Plant