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MobilityShifts: An International Future of Learning Summit

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Why not join us for The New School’s “MobilityShifts: An International Future of Learning Summit”? This weeklong summit will take place from October 10-16, 2011 at The New School’s Greenwich Village campus. Only 12 days to go!! It will feature more than 260 participants from 21 countries as part of a conference, a science fair, […]

Portable Love

PORTABLE LOVE is presented as part of Love Night at the BMW Guggenheim Lab on September 30, 2011 at 7PM. Please come by Houston @ 2nd Ave. and wear a PORTABLE LOVE SHIRT distributed at the event. You’ll be surprised of the love you’ll be getting. The project is developed as a class effort in […]

Global Issues in Design and Visuality in the 21st Century: Culture

GLOBAL ISSUES IN DESIGN AND VISUALITY IN THE 21ST CENTURY: CULTURE – DESIGN AWAY Tuesday, October 4, 2011 6:00 pm Tishman Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J. M. Kaplan Hall, 66 West 12th Street Presented by Susan Yelavich of the School of Art and Design History and Theory, Global Issues is both a course and a lecture series […]

U-N-F-O-L-D: A Cultural Response to Climate Change

U-N-F-O-L-D: A CULTURAL RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE Exhibition on view September 30, 2011-December 15, 2011 Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Gallery, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 2 West 13th Street Conversation with the curators, David Buckland and Chris Wainwright: Friday, September 30, 2011, 6:00 pm-7:00 pm U-n-f-o-l-d is a traveling exhibition created by Cape Farewell, a […]

5 Minutes w/Christian Siriano – Live Interview at Payless In-store Event

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Take a listen to the live conversation with mega-talented designer Christian Siriano, interviewed by Parsons’ School of Fashion instructor, Michelle Alleyne. He spills the beans during an in-store event on Monday, Sept 27th about his dual Payless shoe and handbag collections (Christian Siriano for Payless – for everyday styling, and Christian Siriano for Payless Gold […]

Support Students & Faculty in the Solar Decathlon

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Right now many of your fellow students and faculty members are in Washington, DC, competing in the Solar Decathlon. An international competition sponsored by the Department of Energy, the Solar Decathlon calls for contestants to design, build, and operate a solar-powered home on the National Mall. We’re up against 18 other university teams from around […]

Print Magazine Color Conference: Student Rate

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Print magazine announces a first-of-its-kind conference exploring how color influences design, fashion, art, theater, food and more.  A student price of $99 is available for this extremely unique 2 day conference. Reference “COLORSTUDENT11″ when registering for the discount. Featuring Bill Moggridge of the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, Gael Towey of Martha Stewart Living, Lee Eiseman […]

PUNKATURE – A Haute Couture Photo Shoot Streaming Live

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Back in June, Nick Knight with stylist Alister Mackie shot PUNKATURE, a story for the Winter 2011 issue of AnOther magazine featuring the season’s most beautiful haute couture on the streets of London. Looking at the products of fashion’s highest and most refined echelon through a distinctly hard-edged lens, the entire two-day shoot is being […]

Handbag Designer 101 Workshop

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Students are invited to attend The Handbag Designer 101 Workshop which will discuss and uncover key points and insider tips about launching a handbag  line, sourcing, production, bringing products to market and managing steady growth via modern/traditional tools like social media, blogging, print editorial, product placement and more. Monday, October 24th, 2011 from 9am-5pm *Check-in […]

Home Fashion Products Association (HFPA)’s YoPros Showroom Crawl

Home Fashion Products Association (HFPA)’s YoPros is hosting a showroom crawl on Thursday, September 22 from 3 – 4pm for students interested in the Home Fashions Industry. The event will be hosted by Revman International, located at 1211 Avenue of the Americas.  Students will experience the design, cad, and studio elements of the home fashions […]