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Thomas Heatherwick at the Parsons Table with Paul Goldberger

In this intimate, one-on-one conversation, Paul Goldberger, Pulitzer Prize winning architectural critic and Joseph Urban Chair in Design and Architecture at Parsons, will engage acclaimed architect Thomas Heatherwick on his life and work.

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Maria Thereza Alves Awarded The New School’s Vera List Center Prize For Art And Politics

Maria Thereza Alves has been named winner of The New School’s 2016-2018 Vera List Center (VLC) Prize for Art and Politics by an international jury of artists, curators, writers and scholars. The VLC Prize for Art and Politics honors an artist or group of artists for a project that advances social justice in profound and […]

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Theaster Gates To Discuss Current Work At Parsons

Artist Theaster Gates will present his current work in a public lecture and conversation with architect Billie Tsien. Gates will discuss his work as the director of University of Chicago’s Arts + Public Life initiative, and with the Rebuild Foundation, which he founded in South Chicago.

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The Marvin Traub Lecture Series Presents a Conversation with Andrew Rosen

Andrew Rosen, CEO of Theory, will be in conversation with Executive Dean of Parsons Joel Towers, where they will discuss Andrew’s illustrious career, as well as the fashion industry in New York City, and the rise of technology in fashion

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Biofabricate, the World’s Leading Biomaterials Summit, Returns to New York City to Explore the Materials of the Future

The third annual conference will be hosted by Parsons School of Design on November 17, and feature companies, designers, and researchers leading the way to the next material revolution

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Parsons School of Design and Kering Collaborate On Measuring Environmental Impact of Designs

A new design course will be launched at Parsons, where students will use a new app to measure the environmental impact of their creations, as well as learn practical sustainability design skills.

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Design Historians Are The New Fact Checkers: Parsons School Of Design Explores How Historical Objects Can Shed Light On Contemporary Politcal Issues

This month, curator, critic, and author Glenn Adamson leads Objects of Dispute, a graduate seminar at Parsons School of Design exploring the ways in which historical American objects — a Westminster gun and early 19th century women’s garments, among others — shed light on contemporary political issues.

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The New School Opens Making Center At Parsons School Of Design With Focus On Cross-disciplinary Collaboration, Social Engagement, And Manufacturing In New York

Bolstering its global status as a center for design education and innovation, Parsons School of Design announces the opening of the Parsons Making Center at The New School.

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Artists And Designers Come Full Circle In Parsons School Of Design’s Sixth Annual Alumni Exhibition

The New School’sParsons School of Design presents Loop, an immersive, interactive experience highlighting cross-disciplinary, collaborative work across media by select Parsons alumni.  

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Parsons School Of Design Hosts Celebration Of Character-related Art And Design

Pictoplasma is a one-day public event with select screenings, artist lectures, panels and presentations of the very best in international animation, character design, illustration, and fine art. In its 5th US edition, the Pictoplasma Conference, originating from Berlin, returns to New York to present a marathon of inspiring lectures, talks and panel discussions by some […]

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