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Faculty Profile: Kakee Scott, Strategic Design & Management

The BBA in Strategic Design and Management educates students in the entrepreneurial and strategic aspects of design and in design aspects of business. Project-based studio and seminar courses integrate business, design, and liberal arts education, promoting interdisciplinary learning through wide-ranging research and collaborative work. We sat down with Interim Program Director Kakee Scott to learn […]

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Parsons Paris Undergraduate & Graduate Information Sesssions

Every month, Parsons Admission counselors offer Information Sessions and Portfolio Reviews on both Paris and New York campuses. During these sessions prospective students will learn about the program offerings and admissions process, in addition to having the opportunity to ask any questions. Campus tours will also be given after each session. Meo Kositpaiboon is the […]

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What’s on in Paris: Fall 2014

La rentrée is upon us! Before we get caught up in the excitement of the semester and work, now is the time to mark some important dates for upcoming events happening around Paris. We’ll be updating this calendar as the semester goes on, and students can look forward to optional trips to Giverny, Aix-en-Provence and special shows […]

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Paris Design Week 2014: #DISNOVATE

This year’s theme of Paris Design Week (Sept 6-13 around Paris) is partager/share. Parsons Paris participation is the exhibition DISNOVATE, which emerged out of a 48 hour Art Hack Day [hackathon] between our graduate students and nearly 50 international invited artists. Learn more about the contributing artists and the projects featured below on the Art Hack Day […]

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Announcing: MFA Design+Technology Launch / Symposium / Art Hack Day

This fall marks the inaugural year of our MFA Design + Technology at Parsons Paris. With the launch of the new program, students can look forward to #AMTrdv, a series of talks with invited international artists, which are also open to the public (stay tuned for dates here). The first major event is Art Hack Day, […]

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Faculty Profile: Rebecca Reilly (Lang School)

One of the perks of being a branch campus is from time to time we get faculty to come over from The New School in New York. This past spring we were happy to welcome Rebecca Reilly from the Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts. In addition to teaching courses at Parsons Paris, […]

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Summer Intensive Studies 2014 (Recap)

For three weeks in July our newly renovated classrooms welcomed students for an intensive three weeks of coursework and creativity for both college and pre-college students. Classes ranged from Paris Trend Spotting to Explorations in Drawing, Photography Storytelling, Fashion Culture, Fashion Design Process 2D, Design Management, and a graduate seminar on “The Period Room as Curatorial Practice,” […]

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ReFunct Media: thingWorld, China

Artist and Parsons Paris Program Director Benjamin Gaulon (aka @recyclism) was invited to China earlier this summer to participate in Thingworld: International Triennial of New Media Art. We sat down with Benjamin to learn more about his experiences and what Parsons Paris students in his BFA in Art, Media & Technology and MFA in Design […]

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MFA DT Workshop Interaction Futures

5 days, 14 MFA Design & Technology students, 2 professors, 1 mentor from Audi, and 1 Parisian co-working space (NUMA). During the weeklong workshop Interaction Futures, graduate student teams developed speculative concepts around notions of the Metaverse, a term describing what the Internet and its related cultures and technologies will evolve into over the next […]

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Summer in Paris: Events and Exhibitions Around the City

Are you spending your Summer in Paris? So look at the events and exhibitions we’ve selected around the city. ALL SUMMER 1st Sundays free / Free museums Parks Markets Evening museum openings Berges de Seine TEMPORARY EXHIBITS G I R L curated by Pharrel at Galerie Perrotin (ends June 25) Flamme Éternelle – Thomas Hirschhorn at […]

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