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March 17, 2017 daren

Parsons ADHT First Year Student Featured in Milk Magazine, BET: MYLES LOFTIN

  Myles Loftin started developing his photography skills and career five years ago. It was the summer before he started high school. Cut to the…

October 21, 2016 daren

MA DS Alum Contribute to Metropolis Magazine

Read all about it! MA Design Studies alumni Dora Vanette (’14), Estefania Acosta de La Peña (’16) and Misha Volf (’16) published articles in the latest issue…

September 28, 2016 daren

TIME: METROPOLIS

For this installment of First Year Features, we present Gigi Polo’s TIME: METROPOLIS course and the work of her students. The course is described as an…

August 15, 2016 daren

MA Design Studies Students Self-publish Provocative Products: Provotypes and Provoprops

Alongside the exhibition by the same same, Otto von Busch and a of group students in the MA Design Studies program published a text companion…

August 8, 2016 daren

MA Design Studies Students Self-publish ‘Dark Designs: Critical Cases in Design in Dark Times’

The Spring 2016 semester at Parsons School of Design welcomed the production of self-published books by MA Design Studies students. Following Acts of Olympic Dissent…

August 2, 2016 daren

Design Studies Alum Laura Belik’s Summer with Smithsonian’s Latino Museum Studies Program

Laura Belik, MA Design Studies ‘16, spent her summer in Washington, D.C. as a fellow for the Smithsonian Institute’s Latino Museum Studies Program (LMSP). Created in…

August 1, 2016 daren

MA Design Studies Students Self-publish ‘Acts of Olympic Dissent’

The Olympics have had a long history of contestation from their host cities, marginalized groups threatened by gentrification, and even the athletes who perform on…

April 26, 2016 ADHT admin

Latin America Documentary Screenings: Discussions of Space

Over the month of April, MA Design Studies student Laura Belik, in conjunction with the Design Studies Forum, organized the “Latin America Documentary Screenings: Discussions…

March 9, 2016 Parsons Web Admin

In the World of Medical Apps, Bridging the Divide Between Designers and Clinicians

Melissa Wiskin, Design Studies ’16, completed a stint in the Peace Corps in Zambia, where she learned about the power of mobile technology to dispense…

February 12, 2016 Admin

Parsons First Year Workshops, Feb. 16-18

Parsons’ First Year program offers a series of workshops throughout the semester that are aimed at personal academic development.  These workshops are lead by Parsons…

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