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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