Latest Posts

February 10, 2016

An interview with the Fashion & Diversity Series organizers: Rikki Byrd, Carly-Ann Fergus, and Jasmine Young

“Fashion and Race,” a panel discussion on “new narratives of blackness in fashion” will be held this Friday, February 12 at The University Center (UL105)….

February 9, 2016

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…

February 5, 2016

Masks for the Anthropocene

Launched by ADHT’s Insights, First Year Features is a multi-part series that aims to showcase the work produced by students currently enrolled in Parsons’ First-Year Program….

February 3, 2016

Jilly Traganou to give two talks on counter-Olympic dissent

Associate Professor of Spatial Design Studies, Jilly Traganou, has a productive February ahead of her.  On Saturday, February 6th, she will travel to Washington DC,…

February 2, 2016

BIAS announces its call for submissions for Issue 4: Fashion + Violence, and revisits Issue 3: Fashion + Surveillance

With less than a week before BIAS’ submission deadline for Issue 4: Fashion + Violence, I want to take a moment to revisit Issue 3: Fashion…

January 27, 2016

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…

January 26, 2016

Sarah Lichtman succeeds Jilly Traganou as Book Reviews Editor of The Journal of Design History

2015 marked the end of Associate Professor in Spatial Design, Jilly Traganou’s tenure as Reviews Editor of The Journal of Design History. Traganou will be…

January 20, 2016

Susan Yelavich speaks about design in Mexico City

Susan Yelavich, Associate Professor of Design Studies, recently visited Centro, Mexico City’s premiere design school to lead a lecture, Product(ive) Leisure as well as a workshop within…

December 22, 2015

Sarah Lichtman is interviewed over at Interiors and Sources

Sarah A. Lichtman, ADHT’s Program Director of History of Design and Curatorial Studies, was recently interviewed by interior design magazine Interiors and Sources for the…

December 17, 2015

The Right to the Image: Abounaddara, the Anonymous Syrian Film Collective

From October 22 to November 11, Abounaddara: The Right to the Image was on view in The New School’s Arnold and Shelia Aronson Galleries. Abounaddara,…

December 2, 2015

Design Studies Journal PLOT(S) Call for Submissions

Plot(s): 1) noun, A measured plan, map, scheme, diagram or other graphic representation 2) verb, To mark the course of something; to devise the sequence of…

November 23, 2015

Ekaterina Kulikova of Fashion Studies: Recipient of The Parsons Design Fellowship

Ekaterina Kulikova is a multidisciplinary designer working in the exciting space between design and research. Her work focuses on natural materials, emerging technologies, material research,…

Follow us on @ParsonsADHT

Upcoming Events