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Experts Available For Comment on the Paris Accords

Professors from The New School are available to speak about the Paris Accords, climate change, and environmental justice issues

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Parsons School Of Design at The New School Design and Constructs New Pavilion and Seating Space For East Harlem Community Garden

Parsons School of Design at The New School partnered with Harlem’s Union Settlement Association and New York City’s Administration for Children’s Services to design and build a new pavilion and seating space at El Sitio Feliz, a popular community garden in East Harlem.

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Rihanna Teams With The New School’s Parsons School Of Design, Donna Karan’s Urban Zen, And Haitian Artisans To Design A Collection Benefitting Haiti And The Singer’s Clara Lionel Foundation

Rihanna has announced that she will work with The New School’s Parsons School of Design, one the world’s leading art and design schools, Donna Karan and her Urban Zen Foundation, and Haitian artisans to develop a merchandise line for the singer’s Clara Lionel Foundation in Haiti this summer.

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Parsons Festival 2017 Celebrates Next Generation Of Artists And Designers

The New School’s Parsons School of Design presents Parsons Festival 2017, a celebration of the leading art and design school featuring exhibitions and sales of student work, public programs, interactive installations, and workshops.

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Anna Sui, Ai-Jen Poo, And Barbara Hillary Named Honorary Degree Recipients By The New School

Anna Sui, fashion designer; Ai-jen Poo, an activist on behalf of domestic workers and the elderly; and Barbara Hillary, an explorer and cancer survivor, who, at the age of 75, was the first African American woman to reach the North Pole, will receive honorary degrees and address graduates at The New School’s 81st commencement exercises […]

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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…

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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