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NYC Fashion Career Week 2014

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Parsons The New School for Design today announced New York City Fashion Career Week, an opportunity for all New Yorkers interested in careers in fashion to interact with leaders in New York City’s fashion world and explore career pathways in the fashion industry.

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Offense and Dissent

June 5, 2014 — Twenty-five years ago, a furor erupted at The New School when Sekou Sundiata, poet, performer and professor, stung by an image exhibited in the Parsons Galleries, scrawled his dissent across it in the form of an “X”.

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Parsons and Kering Announce 2014 Empowering Imagination Winners

Parsons The New School for Design and Kering have announced the two winners in the third annual “Empowering Imagination” student design competition.

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Parsons and Styletag Announce Winners

Parsons The New School for Design and Styletag, the new mobile app and social networking platform that’s 100% focused on fashion, announced the winners of the Station-to-Station Weekender challenge, which awarded Parsons students over $25,000 in prizes. 

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Parsons Fashion Benefit 2014 Honors Jason Wu and HUGO BOSS

Last night, Parsons The New School for Design honored designer and former Parsons student Jason Wu and global fashion house HUGO BOSS at the annual Parsons Fashion Benefit, held for the first time in The New School’s state-of-the-art University Center, located at the heart of the school’s Greenwich Village campus.

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Parsons X Areaware Winners

Parsons The New School for Design and Areaware, the Brooklyn-based producer of everyday objects, announced the winner of their first-ever collaborative design competition today at Wanted Design, the annual design show.

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Parsons at NYC Design Week 2014

Parsons The New School for Design will be an active presence during the second annual NYCxDESIGN, running from May 9 to 20.

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Diane von Furstenberg at Parsons

In 1974, Diane von Furstenberg introduced a modern design classic into the American consciousness: the wrap dress. The garment defined the 1970s, and outfitted a generation of women seeking (and achieving) professional, personal, and sexual independence. 

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Parsons and Parks Celebrate Opening of Highbridge Recreation Center

On Monday, May 5, Parks and Parsons The New School for Design will announce the completion of work on the Highbridge Recreation Center in Washington Heights, Manhattan.

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Revitalize NYC Receives NEA Grant

A collaboration between The New School and No Longer Empty, a NYC based not-for-profit arts organization, has received an NEA grant for their work to foster community collaboration by activating neighborhood sites in New York City.

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