Parsons 2017 Fashion Benefit

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Interdisciplinary Collaborations

KINDERSTEAM Volunteer Opportunities

This month, KinderSTEAM is excited to offer volunteer opportunities with two K-12 organizations in New York, BioBus and The Blue School. BioBus: The BioBus research grade mobile science lab and the BioBase research grade community science labs give(s) students a chance to learn with PhD and Masters-level scientists through their STEM programs. For more info, […]

“An Accidental Revolutionary… A Fruit Bowl Manifesto” Interdisciplinary Exhibition of Fashion and Art by Andrew Cornell Robinson with Greg Climer

An Accidental Revolutionary… A Fruit Bowl Manifesto features the work of Parsons faculty Andrew Cornell Robinson who has collaborated with a dozen different artists, designers, musicians, and a poet, including fashion faculty and designer Greg Climer. Robinson explores discordant assemblages of personality, memory and history through craft. The work is comprised of a ceremonial series […]

Fashion Faculty, Greg Climer, Artist in Residence at Museum of Art and Design

Greg Climer, Assistant Professor of Fashion Design, is working as an artist in residence at the Museum of Art and Design. Every Saturday till the end of May, 10am-5pm, he will be in the studios creating a short animated film. He is quilting each frame of the animation. Its a companion piece to his knitted […]

PAFM 1500 Fashion Merchandising: Italy Information Session Dates

This summer Parsons School of Design will offer a three-credit study abroad elective course; PAFM 1500 Fashion Merchandising: Italy taught by James Mendolia, School of Fashion, full-time faculty. This course is open to matriculated degree candidates. James will host information sessions on campus as follows: INFORMATION SESSION DATES: Tuesday, February 9th  2:50-3:50PM in the University Center, […]

Call For Papers: Into the Arts

Diversity, Inclusivity and Equality through Education First Widening Participation in Arts Education Conference is Friday, 15th July 2016, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK. Does society still believe in the value of Art, Design and the creative industries? Is Art and Design seen as exclusive, concerned only with Galleries and the ‘isms’ – or does it […]

Dress & Emotion: The Exhibition

Dress & Emotion: The Exhibition showcases the cumulative results of a three-year long research project that seeks to explore the emotional and sensory act of dressing. The images and objects on display aim to depict themes of body image, identity/self-curation, representation and the messaging of dress. The opening reception will take place Thursday, February 11, […]

iD International Emerging Designer Awards 2016

 12th Annual iD International Emerging Designer Awards 2016 – Presented in partnership with the Otago Polytechnic The iD International Emerging Designer Awards is a design competition and one night show to be held on March 17, 2016 in Dunedin, New Zealand. It aims to recognize and reward innovative work by the next generation of designers. […]

Fondazione Gianfranco Ferré Digital Archive Presentation

Rita Airaghi, Director and General Manager of Fondazione Gianfranco Ferré, will introduce the digital archives for fashion design research and provide an overview of how to navigate the website. The digital archive enables students, scholars and faculty the opportunity to examine and experience Gianfranco Ferré’s fashion work in an effective and hands-on way. This presentation, […]

CALL FOR PROJECT/EXHIBITION PROPOSAL 2016-2017 TO THE ARNOLD AND SHEILA ARONSON GALLERIES

Mission and Background: The mission of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) is to generate an active dialogue on the role of innovative art and design in responding to our contemporary world. Its critical curatorial agenda, provoked by current environmental and social challenges, reflects and advances creative research and pedagogic practices. The exhibition and […]

TRAILBLAZERS: 17th Annual New York Fashion Conference

Trailblazers is the 17th Annual New York Fashion Conference organized by Initiatives in Art and Culture. Speakers in 2015 include Andrew Bolton, François Girbaud, Pat Cleveland, Robin Givhan, Mickey Boardman as well as School of Fashion faculty Timo Rissanen and Gabi Asfour. The event will take place at different times on Friday November 13th, and […]