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Parsons Partners With Alpi To Design Temporary Structure Using Reconstituted Wood

This spring, students from Parsons School of Design in partnership with ALPI, the world leader in the manufacture of decorative wooden surfaces, have designed and fabricated a single, full-scale, interior environment using ALPI reconstituted wood.

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Parsons Students Design “Wasteless” Products Using Poltrona Frau Scrap Leather

Using scrap leather from Poltrona Frau, the world’s leading producer of luxury home furnishings, students from The New School’s Parsons School of Design have created home furnishing concepts that will be presented at an exhibition during NYCxDESIGN.

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Parsons Festival 2015 Celebrates Next Generation of Art and Design Leaders

The New School’s Parsons School of Design presents its fifth annual Parsons Festival, an array of exhibitions, presentations, installations, workshops, symposia, gallery openings and performances that celebrate the next generation of artists and designers working in a range of disciplines.

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Donna Karan’s Urban Zen Foundation, Haitian Artisan Paula Coles and The New School’s Parsons School of Design Bolsters Haiti’s Artisan Community through Design, Organization, Training (DOT) Center

The Urban Zen Foundation, founded by fashion designer Donna Karan, along with Haitian artisan and businesswoman Paula Coles and The New School’s Parsons School of Design, announce the creation of The DOT center (Design, Organization and Training), a new artisan vocational training center in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The launch of the Center is a significant part of Karan’s commitment […]

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The New School’s Mannes School Of Music And Parsons School Of Design Co-present The Nyc Premiere Of Jonathan Dove Opera Flight, May 9 & 10

The New School’s Mannes School of Music and Parsons School of Design co-present the New York City premiere of Flight, by composer Jonathan Dove. Music students from Mannes Opera and Mannes Orchestra will perform the three-act opera, in a fully-staged production featuring costume and set design by students from Parsons, The New School’s world-renowned art […]

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Design Intelligence Conference At The New School

Parsons School of Design at The New School hosts the second annual Design Intelligence Conference at the New School and will feature a lineup of industry leading design professionals and innovators. This event is open to both New School students and the greater design community and will explore the question What Can Design Intelligence Do? In addition to keynote addresses, […]

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Parsons School of Design Announces New Dean of Fashion

The New School is pleased to announce the appointment of Burak Cakmak as the new Dean of the School of Fashion at Parsons School of Design. Cakmak will join the top-ranked fashion program in early August, overseeing all areas of the school. 

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INNOVATIVE VISUAL IDENTITY INSPIRED BY THE NEW SCHOOL’S VISION FOR THE FUTURE

The New School announced today a new visual identity for the progressive Greenwich Village university, which has evolved its mission and vision over the past few years in order to better prepare students to contribute to and succeed in a rapidly changing society.

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Designers Present Projects To Bring Quality Illumination To Communities Around The World

Socially engaged lighting professionals will present their projects and initiatives at From the Right to Light to the Right Lights, on Friday, March 13, 3-6 pm at the Kellen Auditorium at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 66 Fifth Avenue, New York City.

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Building More Successful Cities The Focus of Urban Prototyping Lab at Parsons School of Design

To provide civic innovators in U.S. cities the know-how to build out and implement ideas that add to the success of their cities, Parsons The New School for Design will pilot an Urban Prototyping Lab in collaboration with the award-winning design firm IDEO. The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is supporting the initiative […]

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