Museum API Study Trip to Florence

Over Spring Break students from the MuseumAPI class travelled to Florence, Italy to face their latest design challenge: redesign the museum experience to bring more visitors using technology while preserving the historic nature of the experience. A collaboration with SACI Florence and the five major museums of Florence, students gained a first hand look at […]

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R3FRAG Symposium

REFRAG is a symposium exploring new connections between art, culture and technology. This year, R3FRAG celebrates the 3rd annual festival hosted by the Parsons Paris Art, Media & Technology department. The 2017 edition is articulated around 4 events: R1FRAG: Broadcast Hysteria (March 30th to 4th of April): Sonic arts and DIY electronic for audio design   MARCH 30/31 HOËL DURET WORKSHOP 11AM/4PM . […]

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Parsons Paris Summer Open House – March 11

Every summer we welcome students from around the world aged pre-college to college/adult as they take place in our summer intensive programs. We’ll be opening our doors Saturday, March 11 for the Parsons Paris Summer Open House from 2-4pm at 45 Rue Saint Roch 75001 Paris. Take a tour of our Paris campus, meet faculty and staff, and […]

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Dangerous on-the-way at Palais de Tokyo

Parsons Paris has recently had the honor of partnering with the Palais de Tokyo, the largest center for contemporary art in Europe of the solo show of Australian artist/ Parsons Paris faculty member Mel O’Callaghan. Dangerous on-the-way continues her reflections about ritual as a transformative expression of the human condition combining sculpture, video, and performance. […]

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Rockefeller Archive Center workshop: World War II Refugee Scholars

Last fall as part of our Memories & Politics of Exile Symposium, we invited the Rockefeller Archive Center [RAC] to Paris for an interactive workshop. The Rockefeller Foundation’s refugee scholar program, which ran from 1933 to 1945, was not intended as a relief program, but rather sought to “salvage for the world of scholarship . . . […]

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Happy New Year 2017 from Parsons Paris

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017 design by BBA Strategic Design & Management student Peter Freeman as part of Sophie Cure’s Typography class. 

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Announcing Program Blogs

Throughout the semester we’ve been working behind the scenes to create blogs to highlight each of our programs, showcasing students, student work, faculty, and experiences, both in the classroom and around Paris, and beyond. It is impossible to share all the amazing opportunities for students, but program directors have worked with student assistants to give you […]

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Reflecting Zadig and Reinventing Parisian Fashion

Spot the work of Parsons Paris students in the window displays of Zadig & Voltaire three times between now and September 2017.  The unique collaboration dubbed “Reflecting Zadig” was imagined to celebrate 20 years of Zadig & Voltaire and has resulted with first concept “The Mirror” that already dons the two flagship stores — Paris (20 Rue […]

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Pop Up Store: Les Mécanismes de Création

As design students we learn to embrace the process of creating, and we want to bring you through this journey with us. On the evening of 24th November, Parsons Paris students will host our 2nd annual pop up store, Les Mécanismes de Creations. 14 students will be selling their own products during this show, from clothing […]

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Monnaie de Paris x Parsons Paris

On the evening of Thursday, November 17th, Parsons Paris students will present Sorry. I didn’t get that., a series of performances, installations and artworks, that will occupy the Monnaie de Paris exhibition Maurizio Cattelan: Not Afraid of Love. From a childish mischievousness to a cynical critique Sorry. I didn’t get that. will create a dialogue […]

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