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Precision Crane
April 17, 2015 soongj

Student Spotlight: James Laslavic of Design Studies Spends Semester at NASA Ames Research Center

James Laslavic is a second-year student in the MA Design Studies program. He is currently working on his thesis, Conditions of Design: Outer Space and…

April 10, 2015 soongj

Jilly Traganou Awarded Prestigious Grant from Design History Society

ADHT is proud to announce that this past March, Jilly Traganou received a Design History Society grant in support of her book publication Designing the Olympics. …

Francesca Granata to talk at SVA
April 8, 2015 soongj

Francesca Granata to Deliver Two Talks on Fashion Criticism

On Thursday April 9 and Tuesday April 14, Assistant Professor of Fashion Studies Francesca Granata will be presenting two talks on fashion criticism. “On Fashion Criticism”…

April 7, 2015 chos567

Design Studies Students Intern at Metropolis

The New York-based architecture and design magazine, Metropolis (, covers the full spectrum of design with a critical perspective and a long standing tradition of highlighting…

mattering by design image
March 30, 2015 soongj

ADHT Design Studies Collaborates with Carnegie Mellon for Annual Symposium – Register Now

A Design Studies Symposium Presented by Parsons The New School for Design with Carnegie Mellon University Register now at  Friday, April 10, 1:30 pm…

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March 19, 2015 soongj

Presenting “The Concurrents”: Second Annual Staff-Lecture Series Kicks Off in April

Thursdays, April 2 – April 30, 2015 12:00pm in the Bark Orientation Room (2 W 13th Street) unless otherwise noted. Organized by Niki Kriese of…

"Furnishing the Cloud"
March 19, 2015 soongj

“The Cloud” Fosters University Collaboration in New Exhibition on the Infrastructure of IT

Furnishing the Cloud On view, March 19 – March 22, 2015 Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center 66 Fifth Avenue New…

March 2, 2015 soongj

Upcoming: Yves Saint Laurent and The Beat of Africa at FIT

The Fashion Institute of Technology will be hosting two upcoming design-oriented events that are open to ADHT students. On Thursday, March 19 at 6PM, renowned…

February 17, 2015 soongj

Annual Fashion Studies Symposium Goes Global

On Friday, February 20, 2015, Parsons the New School for Design and the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU will co-present “Global Circuits of Fashion and Beauty”…

February 12, 2015 soongj

ADHT and AMT Pair Up to Host Agnes Martin Roundtable on Friday 2/13

In anticipation of the Agnes Martin traveling retrospective, scholars will discuss their research projects, many of which are in progress. Special attention will be given…

February 11, 2015 soongj

Upcoming: Sustainable & Affordable Material Sourcing Panel

On Thursday, February 12 from 6-7pm, LIM College and the Eco.Life.Style.Network will present “Sustainable and Affordable Material Sourcing:  Keys to Best Practices,” a panel on…

Ellen Gould, Prison Obscura illustration
February 4, 2015 soongj

Upcoming Exhibition: “Prison Obscura”

From February 5 to April 17, “Prison Obscura” will be on view in the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at 2 West 13th Street. The…

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