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Parsons And Cooper Hewitt Re-envision Curatorial Practice And Historical Research In Graduate Program At The New School

After a three-year, $91 million renovation, the Cooper Hewitt will open on December 12, 2014 giving students in Parsons’ recently renamed History of Design and Curatorial Studies master’s program new opportunities to work directly with the world-renowned design museum’s collections and staff.  

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Syrian Film Collective Abounaddara Wins Vera List Center Prize

“In the age of the ‘selfie,’ Abounaddara is at work on a new form of portraiture that is at once ethical, political, and aesthetic.” – Jurors Tony Kushner, Helen Molesworth, Doris Salcedo, and others.

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Parsons to Launch New MFA in Industrial Design

Housed in Parsons’ celebrated School of Constructed Environments, the two-year, 60-credit degree will offer students the opportunity to design not only products and services but the industries which shape them as well.

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The New School Launches New Journalism + Design Program

This fall, Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts, along with Parsons The New School for Design, will pilot a multidisciplinary undergraduate degree with $250,000 from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Students will learn to combine rigorous, evidence-based reporting and news delivery with design methodology, which focuses on innovating to […]

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Legacy Of Controversial Designer Challenged In New Parsons Exhibition

The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center’s (SJDC) Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Gallery at Parsons The New School for Design launches its new exhibition, How Things Don’t Work: The Dreamspace of Victor Papanek, with a public reception on September 25, 6:30-8:30 pm.

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Building Product Ecosystems: Launching a Framework for Progress

The Durst Organization, The New School and the City University of New York (CUNY) announced a new partnership today aimed at optimizing the health and transparency of our living and working environment. Building Product Ecosystems (BPE) includes leaders from New York’s design, construction, manufacturing, government, health, and academia in an ongoing exchange of research and […]

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Universities to Showcase Future of Tech and Digital Media Design at Annual Summit

  NYC Media Lab, in collaboration with the School of Media Studies at The New School, will present the city’s first-ever pan-university demo showcase of new media technologies. 

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The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at Parsons 
Announces Fall Season

Launching with a participatory architectural installation exploring the ways design can be used to foster dialogue in contested public spaces—specifically, the last remaining abortion clinic in Mississippi—the season continues with work by Parsons alumni, an exhibition that critically re-interprets the work of queer artists in The New School collection, and images of a post-industrial boom […]

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Art and Design Public Programs: Fall – Winter 2014

Cutting-edge art exhibitions, pop-up classes and talks by artists Jeff Koons and Toni Dove, and curator Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev.

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Simon Collins Announces Plans to Step Down as Dean of Parsons School of Fashion

Collins will step down from his position in December, 2014.

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