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Emerging and Top International Artists to Convene at Annual “Days of Art and Ideas”

  Non-profit producing organization MAPP International Productions joins Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts to present the latest installment of Days of Art and Ideas, a weekend-long festival celebrating art and civic engagement. Conceived by Harlem-born artist, activist, academic, and long-time MAPP International-collaborator Sekou Sundiata (1948-2007), the festival examines the roles that art […]

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Public Programming in Writing and Literature

Readings and discussions with bell hooks, Mark Strand, Jorie Graham and other leading critics, novelists and poets.

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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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Jeff Smith Available for Comment on Ferguson, Missouri Clashes

Jeff Smith, a New School politics professor and former Missouri State Senator is available for interviews and commentary on the political, social, and economic implications of the recent unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.

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‘EarlyLearn’ Education Effort Falling Short of Lofty Goals, Finds Center for NYC Affairs Report

An ambitious initiative to improve subsidized early childhood education and expand licensed care of toddlers in low-income, working families has produced, at best, mixed results, a report released today by the Center for New York City Affairs at The New School finds.

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“#IRL: In Real Life” MFA Photography Exhibition

From August 15 through September 10, with an opening reception on August 20 in the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center.

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School of Media Studies awarded NEH Grant for “AIDS Quilt Touch”

The School of Media Studies at The New School is pleased to announce that it was one of seven recipients recently awarded a Digital Humanities Implementation Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for the project, “AIDS Quilt Touch: Empowering Communities to Share and Preserve Cultural Heritage through Digital Storytelling.”

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The New School Mourns the Passing of Elaine Stritch

The New School mourns the death of the phenomenal Broadway actress and singer Elaine Stritch, who attended The New School’s Erwin Piscator’s Dramatic Workshop in 1944. 

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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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The New School Celebrates Opening of Parsons Shanghai

    “Parsons Shanghai provides our students, faculty, alumni and broader community with a crucial opportunity to promote new ideas and innovative design across nations and cultures,” said New School President David E. Van Zandt.

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