10 questions, extracted from Proust’s Questionnaire, to introduce Parsons Paris’ faculty members. Your favorite virtue. Industriousness Your favorite occupation. Randomly reading encyclopedias Your idea of happiness. Work, lots of work…and being just a little ahead of it If not yourself, who would you be? Friedrich Engels Where would you like to live? Siesta Key (where […]
10 questions, extracted from Proust’s Questionnaire, to introduce Parsons Paris’ faculty members.
US News and World Report’s higher education rankings are out and Parsons ranked #8 in “Multimedia and Visual Communication” graduate programs. The MFA Design & Technology, which will launch this fall in Paris, is precisely the program to which that distinction is referring. You read the full list at this link.
Bridget O’Rourke, Director Parsons Europe, was invited to give a presentation on the theme of “New Generation Designers” at a conference sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris, France Design Education and the French Agency for the Promotion of Industrial [Design] Creation. Supporting government ministries included the Ministry of Culture and Communication, […]
The last time Jon lived in France, he was completing his Doctorate from the University of Pau. Now, this dynamic member of the Parsons faculty will be in Paris to teach Introduction to Design and Management as part of our Summer Intensive Studies program. Jonatan Jelen is a business owner, manager, as well as Assistant Professor […]
45 Rue Saint-Roch, in Paris’ 1er arrondissement, will be the new home of Parsons Paris come this summer. The building is undergoing a full renovation. We were able to visit late last fall – enjoy the glimpse! [portfolio_slideshow id=302]
We are thrilled to announce that Jasonpaul McCarthy will be leading our Fashion Design area in Parsons Paris for the 2013-14 academic year. His titles: Fashion Designer, Professor, Thinker and Poet. Jasonpaul’s approach as an educator and practicing designer embraces and encourages new forms of fashion design processes, communication and the question of purpose. He completed […]
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. […]
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 […]
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.
- Students Go Backstage at PFW: Hussein Chalayan January 18, 2016
- PUBLIC TALK: Internet Landscapes, Evan Roth October 27, 2015
- Sensory Design with Lidewij Edelkoort October 26, 2015
- Student Show: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 22, 2015
- Meet Director of Admissions: Mike Fakih October 12, 2015
- Graduation 2017 June 20, 2017
- Graduation Show: CONTINUUM June 8, 2017
- History of Design & Curatorial Studies: Publication Launch June 6, 2017
- Sustainable Systems June 2, 2017
- Senior Fashion Collections 2017 May 29, 2017