Category | Parsons School of Design RSS feed for this section

Hugo Boss Launches Sustainability Workshop with Parsons School of Design

The four-week workshop included the “Innovating Impact Design” competition, which brought together students from different disciplines to collaborate on sustainable, innovative product and marketing ideas for Hugo Boss…

Read more No Comments

Exhibition of Cartographies Explores Concepts Of Sacred Geography

The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) at Parsons School of Design and the India China Institute (ICI) at The New School present Kailash Cartographies, a multi-media exhibition of artists from India, China, Nepal, and the United States who explore conceptions of sacred geography, particularly in the Himalayas.

Read more No Comments

The New School And Parsons Feature Socially Engaged Design And Technology At SXSW Interactive

The New School ​— a progressive New York City university comprised of five schools including Parsons School of Design — returns to​ SXSW Interactive this year, sharing innovative projects and perspectives that embody ​the university’s human­-centered approach to technology and design-inspired solutions to pressing social issues.

Read more No Comments

Exploring Design Responses To Political Trauma

The New School presents Making Home in Wounded Places: Memory, Design, and the Spatial, an international symposium exploring how the built environment can be used to mitigate human suffering.

Read more No Comments

Artists Explore Relationships to ‘Wounded Places’

The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) at Parsons School of Design presents Far Away from Where?, a multimedia exhibition featuring international artists who explore their relationships to “wounded places” — sites of political conflict, communities marred by turmoil, and temporary refugee settlements that become permanent — and the histories they embody.

Read more No Comments

Parsons School Of Design And Panasonic Team Up To Create Wearable Technology Pieces And Experiences That Address Wellness Needs

The New School’s Parsons School of Design and Panasonic Corporation, the Japanese multinational electronics company, have teamed up to create wearable technology pieces and experiences that address wellness needs.

Read more No Comments

The New School Celebrates The Installation Of Frank Stella’s Deauville

The New School celebrates the installation of Frank Stella’s Deauville, a monumental 45-foot painting from the artist’s 1970s Race Track series. The most significant single gift ever given to The New School Art Collection, Deauville grew out of the artist’s interest in horseracing and is named after a racetrack in Deauville, a French seaside resort on the […]

Read more No Comments

Exhibition Offers Close-up Of Migrant Experience On U.S.-Mexico Border

The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) at The New School’s Parsons School of Design presents State of Exception/Estado de Excepción, an exhibition featuring traces of the human experience of migration, including objects left behind by unauthorized border crossers on their journey through the desert into the United States. Together with other forms of related material, […]

Read more No Comments

Immersive Storytelling Symposium At Parsons School Of Design

Parsons School of Design at The New School presents a one-day symposium about the explosion of affordable virtual and augmented reality technologies. The event will take a critical look at the impact of new mass media technologies such as the Gear VR/Oculus Rift, Google Daydream/Cardboard, HTC Vive, MS Hololens and their “immersive” effects on theater, games, news, […]

Read more No Comments

The New School Joins Sundance With A Panel On Experimental Filmmaking and Social Justice

The New School partners with Sundance Film Festival to provide an engaging discussion: how experimental storytelling forms can provoke social inquiry and activism.

Read more No Comments