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BFA Fashion Design Senior Collections

On May 20, 2015 Parsons Paris BFA Fashion Design seniors presented their final collections on the runway at Espace Rue du Mail in front of an audience of 200+ industry specialists, journalists, friends and family.  The nine seniors adopted the name NEUF, which translates to new and 9 in French. Learn about their collections below. Runway […]

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XPO Gallery Senior Show: FEED

FEED explores social environments, their contexts and practices, creating affective forms of communication that advocate for more meaningful everyday interactions. Elena Ring explores themes of memory and food to revisit the process of her physical and emotional growth as a human being. Diva Helmy re-imagines computer mediated communication as a healthy, intimate and embodied experience. […]

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Student Show: Memoryscapes

Memoryscapes is a joint student show between first year Sanie Irsay, and BFA Art Media & Technology student Maureen Muse. Is it ever possible to re-trace a memory? How do our memories define us? Even if we don’t remember, is there still a permanent imprint residing in our minds? These are the questions explored in […]

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Student Show: This is Not an Object

Naromie André, MA History of Design & Curatorial Studies, and Margaux Salgado, undergraduate BFA Art, Media & Technology, teamed up for This Is Not An Object April 29- May 3rd in the Parsons Paris Gallery. French poet Francis Ponge once wrote: “our soul is transitive. It needs an object that affects it, immediately, like a […]

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Fashion Revolution Day + Sustainable Fashion

On April 24, 2013, 1133 people were killed and over 2500 were injured when the Rana Plaza factory complex collapsed in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Social and environmental catastrophes in our fashion supply chains continue. On April 24th Parsons Paris joined FASHION REVOLUTION DAY by inviting students to turn their clothes inside out, take a picture, and tag the brand and […]

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Student Show: SPECTRUM

Spectrum is 6 different collaborative works developed during the Documentary Strategies class at Parsons Paris. Each group has spent a combined six weeks developing an idea, executing, and producing a final product may it take the form of a book or a film. #1 Solution Threat Solution Threat focuses on the backlash of the ever growing […]

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Earth Day 2015: The Remaking of Making

In celebration of Earth Day 2015, Parsons Paris is hosted a day events to encourage discussions about climate action and sustainability. The day started with a Material Swap Shop and an e-waste workshop with AMT Program Director Benjamin Gaulon, and culminated with a panel discussion on the theme of “The Remaking of Making” which was […]

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Parsons Paris Culture Picks: March

The Art and Design History and Theory department at Parsons Paris presents its top anglo-friendly culture picks in Paris. We’ll be sharing events, exhibitions, performances, talks, screenings, conferences and more, highlighting the ‘must-sees’ for English speaking students, faculty members, and other members of the Parsons Paris community… and anyone else who might be interested! To complement the Parsons Paris […]

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reFrag: Glitch

reFrag: is a symposium exploring new connections between art, culture and technology. reFrag: glitch gathers together artists working in the international networks of Glitch Art for 4 days of intensive workshops, talks and performances with exhibitions in Paris and online. Glitches occur in our identity (de/re)constuctions; instabilities and errors in digitized financial markets (i.e. flash crashes); hacking, […]

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MS SDM Parsons NY students & BBA Parsons Paris students partner in “coopetition” for the Fondation D’Entreprise Cathay Capital Prize

For the Fondation D’Entreprise Cathay Capital Prize, hosted by the Strategic Design and Management program at Parsons Paris in the School of Design Strategies, three finalists have been selected from the MS Strategic Design & Management Program in New York to form project partnerships with three Parsons Paris students. Congratulations to the following finalists selected by Parsons who will later compete […]

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