In Parsons Program, the Museum is the Classroom

In the third-floor curatorial department of Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, is a collection of objects that illuminate a bygone era of design history: A W.A.S. Benson glass table lamp, a silver Lalique stick pin, and a Tiffany vase with ... read more

Parsons Fine Arts Students Amplify Bluewolf Offices

Students at Parsons School of Design have long explored the artistic possibilities of defined spaces. Their next challenge? Creating artwork for the Manhattan offices of Bluewolf, a global business consulting firm. This month, MFA Fine Art students Tariku Shiferaw and ... read more

Pop-Up Site Invites Public To Take a Seat

The car had been parked on the northeast corner of 13th Street and 5th Avenue for the entire week, taking up space and collecting neon orange tickets. Students at Parsons School of Design had a more egalitarian vision for the ... read more

Parsons Paris Awards First Cathay Capital Prize

This post originally appeared on The New School’s Parsons Paris blog.  The first Cathay Foundation Prize for Strategic Design & Management students from New York and Paris was awarded on June 11th in Paris. The honors were delivered by Mingpo Cai, President of Cathay ... read more