School of Art, Media, and Technology

Career Services Career Expo, September 30th!

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  For specific questions about the Expo, please contact Khourin Wilkins at
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PARSONS FESTIVAL: AMT Opening Events for the Week of May 18th!

Photo credit: BFA Photography student Elif Paksoy
Festival Parsons

Designing Multiplicity, MFA DT Thesis Exhibition Opening Reception: Monday May 18th, 6 – 8 pm, D1200, 6 E. 16th St On view 10am-6pm through May 22. Drinks and light refreshments will be provided….

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BFA Fine Arts Thesis Show 2015


BFA Fine Arts Thesis Show 2015 Opening Reception on May 19th, 2015 6:00pm to 9:00pm 25 E 13th St. New York, NY 4th/5th floors. Running from May 19 – 22
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Watch the Latest Promotional Video for the BFA Fine Arts Show 2015

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Watch the video! Be sure to check out the BFA Fine Arts Senior Thesis Show 2015.  Opening reception on May 19th, 6 to 9p at 25 E 13th St. On the 4th/5th floors. Running…

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BAFA Fine Arts Student Creates IndyGoGo Campaign for Thesis Project

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Parsons Student News Thesis

Sahar Sepahdari, BAFA Fine Arts Senior, is building a room for the completion of her Thesis which will act as both a domestic space for her family of performance characters as…

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Film Screening of “She’s Lost Control” with Costume Design by BFA FA Alumna Andrea Sundt

Alumni News

BFA Fine Arts graduate Andrea Sundt recently designed the costumes for, “She’s Lost Control” the first feature film by Director Anja Marquadt. The film was nominated for 2 Independent Spirit Awards, including…

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Opening for Fine Arts Alumni (’14) Larissa Lockshin – March 6

Alumni News

Close But No Cigar Johannes Vogt Gallery 526 W. 26 #205 New York Opening Reception March 6th, 6-8PM March 6 – April 4 In her first solo exhibition at Johannes Vogt, artist…

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Parsons Alumni Reception, Friday 2/13

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The School of Art and Design History and Theory and the School of Art, Media, and Technology invite Parsons alumni from all disciplines back to campus for a celebratory alumni reception…

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Anthony Aziz includes work in upcoming exhibition COME AS YOU ARE: Art from the 1990’s

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Exhibitions Faculty News

Fine Arts faculty member Anthony Aziz and Sammy Cucher (Aziz + Cucher) have work included in the upcoming museum survey: COME AS YOU ARE: Art from the 1990’s. Montclair Museum of…

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AMT Visiting Artists Lecture Series: Zimoun

Visiting Lecture Series

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Auditorium, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center 66 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10003 Using simple and functional components,…

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Gender Studies Student Show, UC Lobby 12/8-12/18

Parsons Student News

The Gender Studies program at The New School presents an exhibit of student works dealing with topics related to gender in the lobby of the University Center. The exhibition features thought-provoking…

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AMT’s Visiting Scholar Sean Lowry Has Two Performance Events This Weekend

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Faculty News

Check out two performances this weekend by AMT’s Visiting Scholar, Sean Lowry. Please join us for two unprecedented event iterations this Saturday, December 6, 2014. The first is a very short street performance in…

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Alumni News

Miami creative initiative MGKAT presents #IHAITIBASEL, an arts showcase and interactive project with digital and physical components, set to debut in Little Haiti during Miami Art Week. MGKAT hopes to support,…

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Visiting Artist in Residence: Mohamed Shoukry – 11/11

Mohamed Shoukry
Visiting Lecture Series  
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Attend the Fine Arts BFA Open Studios This Thursday!

Open Studios

Please join Parsons BFA Fine Arts for Open Studios! When: Thursday November 6th from 6 – 9 pm. Where: 25 East 13th Street, Fourth Floor Open to all students and faculty…

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Parsons Alumni Payal Khandwala featured in Mumbai Mirrors

Alumni News

BFA Fine Art and Illustration Alumni Payal Khandwala was recently interviewed by Mumbai Mirrors! Read more about Payal and her switch to fashion design in the article Small talk: A stitch in…

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The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship Program – DEADLINE November 7th!

Fellowships Opportunities

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship program is a vital source of funding for the visual arts and art history in Virginia.  VMFA is committed to supporting professional artists and…

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Fine Arts Director Anthony Aziz talks student subcultures and the politics wave with Hero

Alumni News Faculty News

BFA Fine Arts Director Anthony Aziz is interviewed in Hero, a new, London-based online magazine. Excerpt below. Read the full, fascinating article here. In his work at Parsons, Professor Aziz is…

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BFA Fine Arts Alum Bettina Banayan performs Thursday, 10/9 to welcome new AIRspace residents at Abrons Arts Center

Alumni News Faculty News

  Cheers to new AIRspace Residents: Chelsea Knight (Parsons Fine Arts Faculty), JR Larson, Sean Micka, Rochelle Goldberg, Jessica Segall and Amanda Parmer who have just moved in for their 11…

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AMT Faculty Anthony Aziz and Sammy Cucher Part of Group Show Opening Tuesday 10/7 at Cooper Union

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Exhibitions Faculty News

Monument To Cold War Victory October 7–November 7, 2014 Opening: October 7, 7pm The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art 41 Cooper Square New York, NY 10003…

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The BFA program in Fine Arts exposes students to an array of studio practices, ideas, communities and global relationships. Our students learn to translate concepts into individual expression through composition, color, form, space and performance while developing a solid set of skills and contemporary artistic strategies. They embrace interdisciplinary approaches to thinking about visual culture. Above all, they cultivate the intellectual, conceptual, and critical thinking required to successfully launch their careers as professional artists.

Students learn all the traditional techniques relating to painting, drawing and sculpture, but they also learn to work more innovatively and are encouraged to push the boundaries of what contemporary art is. We have students working across many media, experimenting with public engagement, video, animation, photography and digital imaging. Some students appropriate images from popular culture to make politically charged statements; others re-purpose found materials and ideas from everyday life.

To learn more about the program, please visit or contact the Director of the BFA Program, Anthony Aziz, please send an email to:
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