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October 5, 2015 ellsworthb

Design Studies graduate Dora Vanette featured in re:D

Regarding Design (re:D), the magazine for Parsons alumni and the wider Parsons community (published by The New School Alumni Association), features exceptional alumni work.  The latest…

Camera Work
September 2, 2015 ellsworthb

Closing Reception: Camera Work

Today, September 2nd, marks the last day to see “Camera Work,” an exhibition presented by the MFA Photography Program in the School of Art, Media,…

July 30, 2015 ADHT Program Admin

HDCS Director Sarah A. Lichtman named recipient of the 2015 Distinguished Teaching Award

Tell us a little bit about your history as a teacher. How long have you been teaching? I started teaching at Parsons 10 years ago…

June 1, 2015 chos567

Veronica Uribe’s Valedictory Address to the Class of 2015

So, Design Studies… You are probably asking yourselves what is Design studies. Well…I don’t have an easy, straightforward answer to this question. However, this is…

May 22, 2015 soongj

Congratulations to the ADHT Class of 2015!

Parsons School of Art and Design History and Theory welcomes, celebrates, and offers a congratulatory toast to its new graduates. Yesterday, on Thursday, May 21, fifty…

May 21, 2015 chos567

Announcing the publication of PLOT(S) Journal of Design Studies, Issue 2

The Design Studies Classes of 2015 and 2016 are pleased to announce the publication of the second issue of Plot(s), a peer reviewed, student-edited and produced…

May 20, 2015 soongj

ADHT Is Proud to Announce 2015 Graduate Journals

The School of Art and Design History and Theory is proud to present the 2015 issues of our annual graduate journals–BIAS, Plot(s), and Objective. This…

Estefania Acosta '16, Laura Sanchez '16, and Misha Volf '16
May 18, 2015 soongj

What’s Funny about This? Design and Process

 What’s Funny about This? Design and Process a project by Estefania Acosta, Laura Sanchez, and Misha Volf, MA Design Studies Class of 2016

DHTFestivalPosters (1)
May 14, 2015 soongj

ADHT Graduate Students Present at Parsons Festival

Thursday, May 14 11:00am Christina Moon Opening Remarks Designing People Francesca Granata – Introduction Lauren Sagatore – Constructing the Self through Costume: Fashion Studies Dress…

May 7, 2015 soongj

Hazel Clark helps kick off Parsons Festival

Thursday May 7th, from 6:00pm – 7:30pm in The Tishman Auditorium of the University Center. Professor Hazel Clark in dialogue with Opening Ceremony founders Carol Lim and…

April 25, 2015 soongj

Susan Yelavich speaks at RISD/Brown symposium on Critical Design

On April 24th, Susan Yelavich joined colleagues at RISD and Brown University at a symposium organized by Damian White (History, Philosophy + The Social Sciences,…

Precision Crane
April 17, 2015 soongj

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…

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