Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, courtesy Lyn Rice Architects

Parsons The New School for Design Begins Construction of Major Campus Center Funded by Philanthropist and New School Trustee Sheila C. Johnson

Parsons The New School for Design** today celebrated the start of construction of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, made possible through the support of philanthropist and New School Trustee Sheila C. Johnson, co-founder of Black Entertainment Television. The center, designed by Lyn Rice Architects, will provide a vibrant street-front presence for the school at […]

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The New School Exhibitions and Public Programs 2005 Fall Preview: Art and Design

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Ethics and Debt: Reflections on the Argentine Experience.

The graduate program of International Affairs at The New School in conjunction with the Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs will present Reflections on the Argentine Experience,, an examination of the ethical issues related to debt in developing countries. The symposium is part of the project, Ethics and Debt, and features Senator Cristina Fern√°ndez […]

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Laura Tyson to Deliver Annual Irene and Bernard L. Schwartz Lecture: Globalization, Outsourcing, and U.S. Prosperity.

Laura Tyson, one of the most influential economists in the world today, will deliver The New School for Social Research’s annual Irene and Bernard L. Schwartz lecture. The lecture, Globalization, Outsourcing, and US Prosperity, will take place on September 20, 2005 at 6 p.m. in Tishman auditorium (66 West 12th Street) and will be free […]

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Parsons Designs Glassware and Dinnerware Collections for the Sierra Club

Students from Parsons The New School for Design have created concepts for new glassware and dinnerware collections for the Sierra Club, inspired by the organization’s mission of preserving and protecting the environment. The project was developed through the Parsons Design Lab, a center at the school that facilitates interdisciplinary projects with corporations and nonprofit organizations […]

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The New School Launches The New School for Drama. Names Robert Lupone, Interim Director and Arthur Penn, Sr. Artistic Advisor. Ends Contractual Relationship with The Actors Studio.

The New School announced today the creation of The New School for Drama, and in a joint statement, the university and The Actors Studio announced they would not renew their contractual relationship.

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The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music Fall Calendar of Events

The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music presents its September 2005 Monday night concert series at New York’s premier jazz club, Sweet Rhythm. The series features New School Jazz students, alumni, and special guest artists.

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Parsons Presents Design Build in New York

Parsons The New School for Design** will present The Design Workshop: Seven Years of Design Build at Parsons, organized by the Department of Architecture, Interior Design and Lighting. The exhibition will showcase the school’s innovative studio program that provides Parsons graduate architecture students with the rare opportunity to realize a design project in built form, […]

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sex, drugs, DESIGN, and rock & roll

In January 2006, Parsons The New School for Design** will present the first exhibition to examine important interiors, furniture, graphics, fashion and illustration produced in New York City from the mid-1970s to the mid-1980s, a period in which downtown artists, musicians, playwrights and designers created some of the most avant-garde work produced in America during […]

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MFA Photography & Related Technologies Exhibition

Parsons The New School for Design presents an exhibition of work by the first graduating class of its MFA Photography & Related Technologies program. The program, which was established in 2003, functions as a 21st century atelier that educates students in both the evolving language of photography and the technology driving that evolution.

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