Parsons Paris Graduation 2016

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On Friday, May 20th we graduated our students from the MA History of Design & Curatorial Studies and MFA Design & Technology program.  Congratulations to the class of 2016! The ceremony took place at partner institution Les Arts Décoratifs with guest speaker, artist and Parsons School of Design alumna, Auriea Harvey. The MFA Design & Technology Thesis Show at Hub Lafayette Anticipation in the Marais opened the same day.
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The walk to Les Arts Décoratifs

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Dean Susan Taylor-Leduc welcomes family and friends in the beautiful Salon des Boiseries.

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Graduation speaker Auriea Harvey

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From left to right: Dean Susan Taylor-Leduc, Auriea Harvey, Benjamin Gaulon (Director MFA Design & Technology), and Emmanuel Guy (Director of History of Design & Curatorial Studies). 

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Student speaker, Oliver Graney (MA History of Design & Curatorial Studies).

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Student speaker, Caitlin Pickall (MFA Design & Technology). 

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Stay tuned for the video of the ceremony coming soon on this post.

Photos by Yann-Yves O’Hayon-Crosby.