India China Institute Announces New Fellows in Social Innovation for Sustainable Environments

The New School’s India China Institute (ICI) is proud to announce its selection of six new fellows, two each from China, India and The New School, to participate in the 2010-12 fellowship program. This year’s cohort of fellows, the third for ICI, will focus on the theme of social innovation for sustainable environments. ICI also […]

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LVMH and Parsons Celebrate Artisanry Through the Creation of “The Art of Craftsmanship Revisited: New York”

LVMH Mo√´t Hennessy Louis Vuitton Inc., the North American arm of the global luxury leader, and Parsons The New School for Design, today announced the launch of The Art of Craftsmanship Revisited: New York, to celebrate the tradition of authenticity, creativity and craftsmanship that has long inspired and defined the luxury industry. The Art of […]

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Doug Hughes to Teach at The New School for Drama Spring 2010

The New School for Drama has announced that the award-winning director Doug Hughes will be teaching this spring semester. Working with professionals like Hughes in the New York theater world is a cornerstone of Drama students’ experience at The New School. In the intimate setting of the classroom, Hughes will be teaching Directing Chekhov and […]

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Charli Persip teaches and performs.

The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music Presents Rising Stars at Spring 2010 Performances

This spring, The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, a legendary conservatory within a renowned university setting, will present collaborations among prominent New School Jazz faculty joined by eminent players from the jazz community, alumni, and students. These spring events promise to showcase new talent emerging on the jazz scene today.

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Donna Karan

Parsons Presents an Evening With Donna Karan

To mark the launch of a new MFA program in Fashion Design and Society this fall, Parsons The New School for Design presents an evening with alumna Donna Karan on Thursday, February 4, at The New School’s historic Tishman Auditorium. The MFA in Fashion Design and Society is an advanced degree for talented, emerging fashion […]

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Keynote Speaker Seymour Hersh

The New School’s Social Research Journal Holds February Conference on Freedom of Information

As waterboarding and wiretapping continue to fuel a debate on the government’s use of secrecy, The New School for Social Research and its flagship journal, Social Research: An International Quarterly, will host Limiting Knowledge in a Democracy, from February 24’26 at The New School in New York City. The conference will continue The New School’s […]

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Milano’s Center for NYC Affairs Holds Forum on Infrastructure as Economic Development

As New York City struggles with the recession, infrastructure development promises new jobs and long- term growth. With hope of economic recovery, new transportation, energy, high technology, and communication infrastructure projects are being planned and funded. As part of The New School’s commitment to support social innovation by exploring New York’s urban policy issues, the […]

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The New School Public Programs: Literary Events Spring 2010

The New School’s spring literary panels and readings bring together some of the most distinguished writers and thinkers of our time. These events, staggering in their breadth, are emblematic of what The New School is in New York City, a vibrant, progressive university, offering its community and its students a spectrum of what dazzles the […]

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Jeremy Deller and Mike Figgis, The Battle of Orgreave (2002), from The Storyteller

The New School Public Programs: Art & Design Spring 2010

This spring, The New School presents a wide range of public programs that build on the university’s legacy as a haven for innovation and experimentation in the arts and its commitment to social activism and engaged citizenship. EDITOR’S NOTE: CLICK FOR A FULL CALENDAR OF EVENTS. All public programs are subject to change.

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Omer Fast, Spielberg's List

Parsons Presents The Storyteller

On January 29, Parsons The New School for Design will present The Storyteller, an exhibition exploring how contemporary artists use narrative to process and explain important social and political events. The exhibition, which will be on view at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at Parsons through April 9, features work by an international group […]

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