Faculty profile: Kate Teale

We are happy to announce that Kate Teale will be returning to Paris this coming summer to teach Explorations in Drawing, as part of our Summer Intensive Studies. If you want to see the great work her students completed last summer in Paris, take a look at their class blog. Kate was born in England. […]

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Press: French Vogue

Translation from French: The famous Parsons school has seen Marc Jacobs, Alexander Wang, Donna Karan, and the Proenza Schouler team come through. Created in 1919, the NY school will open in the heart of Paris at 45 rue Saint Roch. From Fall 2013, Parsons will welcome students from all around the world, and amongst them […]

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Prototype – an Exhibition in Berlin

Prototype: Exhibition in the Cloud is an interdisciplinary collaboration between Parsons and Universität der Künste Berlin (the Berlin University of the Arts) which seeks to challenge and reinvent received notions of prototyping, extending its design and industrial origin to encompass artistic imagination. Recently, Parsons faculty member Anthony Aziz traveled to Berlin for the exhibition’s opening.

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Fashion Designer Kay Unger at Parsons Paris Launch Events

Kay Unger, New School Trustee and an alumna and friend of Parsons, opened the presentation at a VIP lunch with the design community in Paris. She shared her story as a designer and successful business woman as well as Parsons Paris’ new growth plans.    

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Faculty at Colloquium Marking 300th Anniversary of Royal Academy of Fine Arts Brussels

Parsons The New School for Design was invited to participate in a colloquium marking the 300th-year anniversary of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Brussels, Belgium from October 30-31, 2012. Our session on Art, Media and Technology included presentations by Anthony Aziz (Director BFA Fine Arts) on prototyping through a co-locational project between Parsons NY and UdK […]

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Faculty Presenting at Cumulus Helsinki Conference

Parsons is a proud member of Cumulus, “The International Association of Universities and Colleges of Art, Design and Media, with its 176 member universities represent 44 countries worldwide. It is a dynamic and flexible academic forum that brings together top level educational institutions from all parts of the world.” The school’s participation in Helsinki 2012 […]

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Cross Urban – a faculty exhibition in Paris

Parsons faculty member, Cynthia Lawson has, since 2008, been taking a weekly photograph of public space, in whatever city she happens to find herself. This, as part of Cross Urban, her collaborative art project with Paris-based photographer Klaus Fruchtnis, in which they take turns each week to pick a word at random from the dictionary and […]

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