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EMBRYONIC presented by  PHILIP FIMANO Monday, September 8, 2014, from 12:00-2:00 PM at Auditorium at 66 W 12th Street Open to Parsons Faculty and Students  

Sarah Schachtschneider’s Bioart at Genspace

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by Sarah Schachtschneider Genspace, the interdisciplinary community biotechnology laboratory in a Brooklyn, accepted a proposal by Parsons student Sarah Schachtschneider for a thesis project related to bioart. Genspace is the first community lab of its kind. Schachtschneider will begin work–some of which is featured below–this fall. I am very passionate about sustainability and believe in […]

7/19: NYC Fashion Career Week Events

NEW YORK CITY FASHION CAREER WEEK | SATURDAY, JULY 19  _____________________________________________________ HOW I GOT STARTED PANEL 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm The Auditorium, 66 West 12th Street [register] Everyone starts somewhere. Learn how four accomplished industry insiders—in careers spanning marketing, merchandising and retail—gained experience and landed their first jobs in fashion. Introduction: Dean Stadel Moderator: […]

7/21 NY Fashion Career Week Schedule

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NEW YORK CITY FASHION CAREER WEEK | MONDAY, JULY 21 FASHION ENTREPRENEUR PANEL 9:30 am – 10:45 am The Auditorium, 66 West 12th Street [register] Ever contemplated starting your own brand? Some of NYC’s top up-and-coming fashion entrepreneurs will fill you in on how they started their brands, the challenges they faced and the opportunities that exist […]

Stylesight+Parsons: Prints and Graphics Competition


By: Maura Jurgrau, Assistant Professor.  Coordinator, Visual Communications – Digital Design Parsons is pleased to announce our spring Stylesight + Parsons: Prints and Graphics Competition. Students from Fashion Digital Photoshop and Textile Exploration courses participated along with those from Digital: Surface Exploration.              

Creative Space Beirut & the Start from Sketch Competition


The Creative Space Beirut students took part in a national competition sponsored by Persil titled ‘Start From Sketch’ which included students from four other fashion design schools in Lebanon; CAMM, AUST, NDU and the Academy of Fashion. The participants used recycled clothing to design and execute an outfit inspired by the theme ‘Heal the World’.  […]

Let’s Kill Fashion! Panel Discussion


Donna Karan in conversation with Simon Collins

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by Sarah Lee Shan Yun Donna Karan, noted as one of Parsons’ most notable alumni, joined the school back in 1966. It is no surprise then that she paid the college a visit this Thursday to provide students with invaluable mentorship and advice. Not only did she take the time to speak at an auditorium, she […]

Diane von Furstenberg at Parsons

Student editorial board – It’s a Wrap Diane von Furstenberg in Conversation with Professor Hazel Clark

by Sarah Lee The legendary Diane von Furstenberg paid a visit to Parsons the New School for Design this Monday for a conversation with Professor Hazel Clark. Known for her iconic wrap dress, Diane gave students and visitors a deep insight into the origins of the garment and how she got her start in the […]