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February 3, 2017 daren

MA Design Studies 2017 Symposium: Making Home in Wounded Places

Reminder: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS open until Dec. 10th for Making Home in Wounded Places: Memory, Design, and the Spatial March 3 – 4, 2017 An…

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 19, 2016 daren

MA Design Studies Alumni Spotlight: Veronica Uribe del Aguila

Veronica Uribe del Aguila, MA Design Studies ‘15, will begin work on her PhD in Cultural Studies at Stony Brook University this fall. We met…

August 19, 2016 daren

ADHT Welcomes New Associate Dean, Wendy S. Walters

As we ring in the new academic year, The School of Art and Design History and Theory would like to welcome Wendy S. Walters, our…

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…

July 28, 2016 daren

William Perkins, Design Studies Alum Behind Pharrell’s Fan-Driven Website

May 2016 saw the launch of PharrellWilliams.com, created by MA Design Studies alum William Perkins and the team at boutique workshop Five Hundred, at which…

June 29, 2016 ADHT admin

A John Heskett Reader edited by Clive Dilnot

by David Brody In July, my Parsons colleague, Clive Dilnot, will publish his edited volume A John Heskett Reader. Heskett, who died in 2014, was…

June 16, 2016 daren

Artist Tony Whitfield’s Current Exhibitions Examine Urgent LGBTQ Issues

  A window installation piece by artist Tony Whitfield opened June 2nd at Printed Matter in New York City. The exhibition, based on his artist book, Inquiries & Statements,…

June 15, 2016 daren

Susan Yelavich on the ‘Why’ Behind Design, the New Academic Year, & her Latest Book

Susan Yelavich, Associate Professor and Director of the MA Design Studies program, returns this fall after a year-long sabbatical. We catch up with Professor Yelavich…

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