building your portfolio
• Critical for internships, jobs, and freelance work.
• Essential for exhibition opportunities, competitions & calls for entry.
• Necessary part of grant & residency applications.
creating a professional portfolio
• Excellent guide from The Creative Group (TCG). Covers choosing the right work, organizing items effectively and presenting your book.
website = portfolio
• To build an effective portfolio, research and learn from the websites of your fellow RISD students and alumni.
• In addition to RISD Portfolios, you can build your site through other sources; check out our handout for options.