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Fashion Show 2017 Videos

Without further ado, the 2017 BFA Fashion Design fashion show in videos! A huge thank you to all of our partners and collaborators. The 2017 Parsons Show Fashion Show would not have been the same without them! Production: SPLEEN FACTORY Music: Jérémie Renoir Hair: Ecole Coiffure Studio Hair Stylist Agathe Segura Make-up: MAKE UP FOR EVER Academy Photo […]

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Graduation 2017

This year’s graduation took place at La Gaité Lyrique on May 19th. It was not only our largest graduating class, but also included the first cohort of students who had spent all four years at our Paris campus at 45 Rue Saint Roch after we relaunched in 2013. Additionally we had students graduate from each […]

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Graduation Show: CONTINUUM

This year’s BFA Art, Media & Technology and MFA Design & Technology graduation show “CONTINUUM” took place down the street from Parsons Paris at Galerie24b. Works included virtual reality, photography, illustration, video, installation, projection mapping, and digital storytelling. MFA Design & Technology mobility student from NYC, Paolo Villaneuva, created this video to document the event. Beyza Dilem Toptal (MFA […]

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History of Design & Curatorial Studies: Publication Launch

Students in the MA History of Design & Curatorial Studies program spend two years learning the history of decorative arts and design engaging with various methods to research culture, including first-hand experience of objects in museum collections and of design practice through collaborations with their fellow student designers. This end of year publication was proposed […]

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Sustainable Systems

With sustainability and social engagement at the heart of The New School mission, Sustainable Systems is a class all First Year students take, which seeks to provide a foundational understanding of environmental issues, introductory field research and complex systems — crucial points for future designers and design strategists. Sustainable Systems brings students across the various […]

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Senior Fashion Collections 2017

Meet the Parsons Paris BFA Fashion Design class of 2017 through their senior collections.   Alexander James Slizeski Sweatshopping A menswear collection designed to critique the current state of fast fashion by highlighting the absurdity of the amount of clothing produced and consumed while suggesting an interconnectedness between people through techniques of repetition that decry an industry that thrives on […]

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Cathay Capital Prize: Bellota Bellota

The Cathay Capital Prize was created to give Parsons Paris students in Strategic Design & Management a hands on challenge with a real prize at stake. This year five groups of three students from the Strategic Management course led by Emmanuel Alouche took on the challenge working with the French brand Bellota Bellota. Each of the teams […]

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The Patch Project

In the course Sustainable Practices students from all majors work in groups to develop projects responding to issues of social, ecological and economic sustainability. This year after noticing how much fabric waste was in the fashion studios, a group of four fashion seniors (Alexander Slizeski, Katie Gementera, Xiaoyun Yuan, Yoriko Kukita) came up with the idea […]

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Parsons Paris Experience on Facebook Live

This spring we’ve been taking Facebook Live for a test run, inviting three students each week to share their perspectives on a given theme to hear about opportunities and experiences. Here’s what they had to say! Facebook Live #1: ‘Studying in Paris’ where we chat about neighborhoods, speaking French, apartments, and more! Facebook Live #2: ‘Classes at Parsons […]

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Parsons Paris Festival 2017

The Parsons Paris Festival 2017 showcases extraordinary work by students across our programs. Three major events make up the festival, culminating on Friday, May 19th with the Exhibition Opening at Parsons Paris and Galerie 24b on Rue Saint Roch — everyone is encouraged to attend this final event. STAY TUNED TO THIS POST FOR MORE INFORMATION. The […]

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