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August 15, 2016 adht

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 adht

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 adht

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 adht

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

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 adht

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…

February 9, 2016 adht

Kimberley Jenneskens will be showing her collection, “j u n g l e h o o d,” at New York Fashion Week on February 10

Kimberley Jenneskens, a sophomore Fashion Design student at Parsons, will be showing her Fall/Winter 2016 collection “j u n g l e h o o…

January 27, 2016 adht

Returning Director John Roach Welcomes First Year!

written by John Roach Welcome to the students and faculty in Parsons First Year. I’ve just returned from a sabbatical after 13 years of teaching…

November 20, 2015 adht

Futurographies: Cambodia-USA-France

Today is the first day to see Futurographies, a multi-media exhibition dedicated to exploring the relationship between the United States, Cambodia, and France. The exhibit…

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