February 11, 2010 —Despite a snowstorm whipping around the city the day before, one could feel the electricity emanating from inside Milk Studios leading up to Parsons Alum Jen Kao’s Fall 2010 show. For the designer’s collection, a parade of models, who sported long and sleek ponytails with heavy bangs, were sent down the runway. […]
Born in France, Brigitte Conti also lived in both Los Angeles and England before settling in New York City. The self-taught designer graduated from Parsons with an AAS degree in 1995 at 40 years old. Now, her time is split between teaching at Parsons and Design Consulting. Having lived abroad for many years, what made […]
“My idea was that even successful adults navigating the urban jungle, who are doing great big things, still have an inner child inside of them,” Chu said.
Wednesday, Feb 24th, from 6- 7:30 pm at 560 – 7th Avenue at 40th Street, 2nd Floor Auditorium – Conversation with Vena Cava. Join us for an exciting conversation about how these successful designers and recent alumni started their own business. Please arrive early since space is limited. This event is open to the University community […]
When we say “You never leave Parsons” we mean it! On September 9th, 2009, representatives from Lord and Taylor gave a presentation to ‘07, 08, & 09 alumni who were challenged re-design the party dress. Over fifty designers submitted sketches and these were narrowed down to ten finalists: Gigi Burris, Eun Young Sarah Choi, Nikki […]
Tuesday, Feb 16th from 6:30-8:30pm all AAS Fashion Marketing students and instructors are invited to the first AAS Fashion Marketing Mixer to build our community, allow students to meet new people, network with faculty and see a brief presentation of student work – pizza & refreshments will be served at Wollman Hall – 65 W […]
Support the Parsons Fashion Design students as they take on FIT for the 11th annual Fusion Fashion show. Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7th held at the Midtown Parsons auditorium. 30 students in total (15 from Parsons and 15 from FIT) compete for a variety of awards. The shows will be held on Saturday, […]