Events

BFA Photography Professor Graham MacIndoe and Journalism + Design Professor Susan Stellin Curate Reframing Recovery at Aronson Galleries

Curated by Graham MacIndoe & Susan Stellin April 6-21, 2019 Gallery hours: Open daily 12:00–6:00 p.m. and Thurs. until 8:00 p.m.  Tuesday, April 9th: Opening reception : 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Panel discussion: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Parsons School of Design, The New School 66…

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MFA Photography 2014 Alumni Gabriel Sanchez Selected as a Juror in 2019 Daylight Photo Awards

MFA Photography 2014 Alumni Gabriel Sanchez has been selected as a Juror for the 2019 Daylight Photo Awards! We encourage Parsons students and alumni to submit to the 2019 Daylight Photo Awards. The winner will receive $1000, a digital feature and a chance to have their project considered for publication. Previous Daylight…

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Healthy Materials Lab is Hiring!

  Are you looking to join a team of passionate and creative people working to make the world a healthier place for all people? Healthy Materials Lab is looking for a Research Assistant with videography (both recording and video editing), graphic design, systems mapping, and/or data visualization skills to join…

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Convergence Exhibition Opening Reception November 29th, 2018

Can works of art create social space through the communities they implicate? Convergence explores this possibility through art works that address race, gender, class and nationality, and are composed in dialogue, unison and dissonance within the exhibition space. Inspired by Homi Bhabha’s description of social processes where “things come from…

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Visual Aids Day With(out) Art December 1st – 4th 2019

Day Without Art Screening 2 West 13th Street, Lobby December 1-4, 2018 ALTERNATE ENDINGS, ACTIVIST RISINGS is the 29th iteration of Visual AIDS’ longstanding Day With(out) Art project. Highlighting the impact of art in contemporary AIDS activism and advocacy, the program features new short videos from six inspiring community organizations…

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Photofeast Pin Up Fall 2018

Photofeast Pin Up Fall 2018 Photofeast is a collective of photographs and other creatives from The New School. Our bi-annual pin-up show is your opportunity to display your work, and network with other artists and make new friends! Date and Time Friday, November 9th, 2018 5:00 – 6:30PM – Pin Up…

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BFA Photography Alumni Kambui Olujimi Presents SKYWRITERS & CONSTELLATIONS at the Newark Museum

BFA Photography alumni Kambui Olujimi presents SKYWRITERS & CONSTELLATIONS, a solo exhibition at the Newark Museum. SKYWRITERS will premiere in the museum’s Dreyfuss Planetarium along with CONSTELLATIONS, a series of lithographs, debuting in the Garden Passage. Both works build on the narratives of Olujimi’s 2012 novella, Wayward North. Kambui Olujimi is a Brooklyn native whose multi-disciplinary practice calls attention…

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Geste Paris Open Call Exhibition Submission Binary / Non-Binary October 19th Deadline

GESTE Paris is committed to experimental processes and invites photo-based artworks from outside the normal bounds of photography. GESTE Paris is an annual underground exhibition of experimental photography organised Shiva Lynn Burgos. GESTE brings together vintage and contemporary works by both established and emerging artists. Like a secret speakeasy GESTE is presented in the convivial…

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Philadelphia Arts Center Contemporary Photography Competition Call For Entries

Contemporary Photography Competition 2 Artists will win $5,000 each and concurrent solo exhibitions from April 11, 2019 – May 25, 2019. PPAC understand’s that contemporary photography takes many forms, we are open to all photography, digital imaging, film/video, and lens-based installation work. Juror Lucy Gallun, Assistant Curator, Department of Photography, The…

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Magnum Foundation Presents “PHOTOGRAPHY EXPANDED: COUNTER-HISTORIES”

Magnum Foundation Presents “PHOTOGRAPHY EXPANDED: COUNTER-HISTORIES” This full-day symposium will feature projects that question official histories, disrupt the power structures embedded in archives, and explore the radical possibility of alternative narratives. Free and open to the public! Photography Expanded is an annual event that brings together photographers, writers, technologists, students,…

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BFA Photography Adjunct Professor Graham MacIndoe Announces Upcoming Exhibition at Contemporary Arts Center

BFA Photography Adjunct Professor Graham MacIndoe has recently announced that he will have an upcoming exhibition at the Contemporary Arts Center located in Cincinnati Ohio. The Exhibition centers on MacIndoe’s photographs of the band The National and their evolving career from 2002 onward. You can read the announcement from the Contemporary Arts Center…

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Aperture: ‘Picturing Addiction’ Featuring Part Time BFA Faculty Member Graham MacIndoe

Picturing Addiction Thursday, April 19 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The New School, Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, 2nd Floor, Room I-202, New York, NY FREE “Picturing Addiction” is a part of the Confounding Expectations lecture series, which is presented by Aperture Foundation,…

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Aperture / Parsons Artist Talk: Sable Elyse Smith | 3/27, 7PM

Aperture Foundation, in collaboration with the Photography Program at Parsons School of Design, of The New School, is pleased to present an artist talk with Sable Elyse Smith. Smith, known for her work across photography, video, poetry, and performance, calls attention to the personal consequences of mass incarceration in the…

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Tribeca Film Institute Accepting Film Applications for “Our City, My Story” by 2/18

The Tribeca Film Institute is looking for students to submit their short films to an exciting screening event entitled Our City, My Story. During the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival, Our City, My Story premieres the most outstanding short films, that capture the fabric of New York City, as told through the perspective of young…

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New School Health and Wellness ‘Body Positivity Series’ Call for Entries

Wellness and Health Promotion’s Body Positive collective is hosting the annual Body Positive Art exhibit later this month. See attached call for submissions for details.  The exhibit is open to students, staff, faculty and alumni and the range and type of work accepted is wide.   There is a $100…

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The Fashion Image: A Conversation with Mario Sorrenti 

The Fashion Image: A Conversation with Mario Sorrenti Moderated by Thomas Werner Mario Sorrenti legendary fashion photographer will be joining Thomas Werner to discuss his career, creativity, and the changing business of fashion, publishing, and photography. Date: February 1st, 2018 Location: The Tishman Auditorium at The New School, 63 Fifth Avenue, New…

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Call for Entries: Curatorial Prize at Blue Sky Gallery

Blue Sky Gallery in Portland, OR is seeking proposals for a Curatorial Prize for a one-month long photography exhibition in May 2018. “Founded in 1975, Blue Sky’s mission is to educate the public about photography through exhibitions, publications, and dialogue; and to further the careers and artistic development of the…

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Aperture / Parsons Artist Talk: Sam Contis | 11/7, 7PM

APERTURE / PARSONS ARTIST TALK: SAM CONTIS TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 7.00PM APERTURE FOUNDATION, 547 WEST 27TH ST, 4TH FLOOR, NEW YORK, NY New School Event |  Facebook Event Aperture Foundation, in collaboration with the Photography Program at Parsons School of Design of The New School, is pleased to present an artist talk…

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Parsons Photography Alumni Jeana Lindo (BFA), Noelle Flores Theard (MFA), and Joy Mckinney (MFA) Exhibiting Work in (under)REPRESENT(ed) Exhibition

Parsons Photography Alumni Jeana Lindo (BFA), Noelle Flores Theard (MFA), and Joy Mckinney (MFA) will be exhibiting work in the upcoming (under)REPRESENT(ed) Exhibition which is an exhibition that features Parsons alumni of color whose creative practices explore the lived experience of race and aim to dismantle systems of racism. The…

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Photography Faculty Thomas Werner and Parsons Alumni in “The Threads That Bind”

Parsons School for Design Photography Program alumni Fan Chen, Therese Ohrvall, Jessica Richmond, Media Studies alumni Diana Khong, and Communication Design student Whitney Badge comprise the exhibition The Threads That Bind, on view through October 22nd in the State Museum of the History of St Petersburg Poterna Exhibition Hall. The exhibition was curated…

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Confounding Expectations: Elements of Style | Oct. 24

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2017 AT 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM The Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011 The Aperture “Elements of Style” panel is part of the Confounding Expectations lecture series, which is sponsored by Aperture Foundation, the Vera List Center at The…

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ICP Community Programs Fall TA Opportunities

ICP COMMUNITY PROGRAMS: FALL 2017 TA OPPORTUNITIES   ICP at THE POINT (note: classes are held in the Bronx) Contact Carly Goldman at cgoldman@icp.org   Photography I in Black-and-White for Preteens Oct 2 – Dec 11 | Mon 4 – 7pm | Ifétayo Abdus-Salam (1 needed) Oct 3 – Dec 12 | Tue 4 – 7pm | Meryl Feigenberg (2 needed)  …

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Photo Requests from Solitary Exhibition @ Photoville

Parsons Photo Faculty Jeanine Oleson’s ongoing art and activism project “Photo Requests from Solitary” will be exhibiting work at Photoville this year. The project is a continuation of work supported by Parsons School of Design. “Photo Requests from Solitary” invites men and women held in long-term solitary confinement to request…

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Career Services: Freelancing Series

Intellectual Property Workshop How do you protect your ideas from getting stolen? Is it risky to post work online or share it in interviews? Who owns the work you do at internships? Parsons Professor Michelle Bogre will go over the basics of intellectual property so that you can learn how…

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Artist Talk: Daniel Gordon

Tuesday, October 10 6:30 pm Aperture Gallery and Bookstore547 West 27th Street, 4th FloorNew York, NY $5 DONATION This event is free for students with ID and Aperture Members. Aperture Foundation, in collaboration with the Photography Program at Parsons School of Design, of The New School, is pleased to present…

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Lizzy Oppenheimer and Mark Lim Launching Print of Nicotine Magazine

BFA Alumni Lizzy Oppenheimer and Mark Lim are launching the print version of their fashion magazine Nicotine. You can read the press release below.

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POST-TRUTH: Parsons MFA Photo Thesis Exhibition 2017

On view August 10 – September 6, 2017 Sheila C. Johnson Design Center Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries Parsons School of Design Opening Reception: August 24, 6-8PM Parsons School of Design presents POST-TRUTH, an exhibition of thesis work from its MFA Photography program in the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center….

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Parsons Students Participate in “The Photograph as a Document” Exhibition in Russia

“The Photograph as a Document” The State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia On Friday June 16th fifteen Parsons students participated in the exhibition “The Photograph as a Document” at The State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia. The exhibition was co-curated by Thomas Werner from the School of Art Media and…

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Alex Sapp featured in RAW Artist Showcase

Current Student Alex Sapp is being featured in the RAW Artist Showcase.  The showcase is on Wednesday, June 14th at 7pm at the Brooklyn Bazaar. Tickets are $22 and can be found here.

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Red Hook Labs Seeking Submissions for Exhibition

Red Hook Labs will be hosting an exhibition this summer entitled ‘Labs New Artists’. There is an Open Call for the Labs New Artists exhibition which is a group summer show at Labs Gallery which will include a select group of approximately 25 photographers. Open Call guidelines: submit up to…

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Red Hook Labs’ Upcoming Photography Exhibitions

Red Hook Labs in Brooklyn has two exciting exhibitions coming in May Nataal: New African Photography II  5/4/17 – 5/14/17 Opening Reception 5/4/17, 6-9pm and Malick Sidibé:  The Eye of Modern Mali 5/4/17 – 5/7/17 Opening Reception 5/4/17, 6-9pm A solo exhibition of the late Malian photographer, Malick Sidibé, in…

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Tehran Streetstyle: A Conversation with Hoda Katebi, April 10

Iranian Fashion Blogger and Activist Hoda Katebi to speak at Parsons about her recently-published photo book Tehran Streetstyle, the first-ever in-print collection of modern fashion photography from the streets of Tehran, Iran. Tehran Streetstyle provides a visual introduction to the Iranian underground fashion scene and the young people who play active…

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Photographer’s Forum 37th Annual Spring Photography Contest 2017

37th ANNUAL SPRING PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST 1st PLACE :: $2,000 cash award plus… • Sigma 24-35mm F2 DG HSM | Art lens ($999)* 2nd PLACE ::  $1,500 cash award plus… • Sigma 24mm 1.4 DG HSM | ART lens ($849)* 3rd PLACE ::  $1,000 cash award 4th PLACE AWARDS (x5) ::  Five $125 awards 100…

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Adobe Imagine Dragons Premiere Editing $25,000 Grand Prize

Adobe is currently running a Premiere editing competition for a grand prize of $25,000 USD. Deadline is April 8. The project is an Imagine Dragons music video. Once you register, you can download all of the video clips and sound. Imagine Dragons wants to collaborate with YOU on their next music video. Download…

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Reading The Pictures : Trump’s First 100 Days

Reading The Pictures, a web based educational and publishing organization dedicated to visual culture, visual literacy and media literacy through the analysis of news, documentary and social media images. Reading the Pictures Salon is going to be analyzing what we can learn about the Trump presidency from photographs from the…

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Aperture/Parsons Artist Talk: Tabitha Soren

Aperture Foundation, in collaboration with the Photography Program at Parsons School of Design, of The New School, is pleased to present an artist talk with Tabitha Soren. Soren’s work centers on the aesthetic quality of both internal feelings and the photographic process; from aggressive crashing waves to capturing the expressions…

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