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New York Comics and Picture-story Symposium: Feb. 9, Archie Rand

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Announcements

Feb. 9, 2016 – Archie Rand on The 613 7-9 PM Room M 101 (Bark room), 66 Fifth Ave., lobby level Rand discusses his five-year long project, The 613 — the…

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New York Comics & Picture-Story Symposium Spring 2016 Schedule

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A weekly symposium for artist/writers working in various text-image forms: comics, picture-stories, animation, etc. at which to present and critique current work.  The symposium will examine new ideas for the distribution…

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Collage Soft Circuits Workshop

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Workshops

Collage & Soft Circuits Workshop Wednesday, January 27th, 7-9pm 6 East 16th Street, 12th Floor   This workshop offers new pathways for visual artists to engage with the creative application of novel materials and technology….

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AIGA@Parsons Lecture Series Presents: An Evening with Google Creative Lab

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Lectures

  Wednesday, January 27, 2016 The Auditorium The New School 66 West 12th Street 6:30-7:00PM Doors open & check-in 7:00-8:30PM Presentation 8:30-9:00PM Reception ***This event has now reached capacity and is sold…

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Comic and Cartoon Art Annual: Call for Entries

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The Society of Illustrators is proud to announce the third annual Comic and Cartoon Art Annual. Open to artists worldwide, entries are considered by a jury of professionals, including renowned cartoonists, illustrators,…

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Parsons Illustration Faculty R. Sikoryak’s Illustrated “iTunes Terms and Conditions”

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Faculty News

Parsons Illustration Faculty R. Sikoryak has adapted the complete text of the “iTunes Terms and Conditions” into a 94 page graphic novel, incorporating a different comics style for every page.  It’s…

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More great press for Parsons Illustration Faculty, Lauren Redniss

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Faculty News

Lauren Redniss is featured in Elle Magazine for her new book, Thunder & Lightning. “My anxiety is about time…that time is slipping away too quickly,” says Lauren Redniss, who is, in…

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Duncan Tonitiuh featured in The New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books of 2015

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Alumni News

Duncan Tonitiuh (Duncan Smith), an alum of the Illustration program, was featured in The New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books of 2015. “Every year since 1952, the Book Review has…

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Paid Illustration Project for The New School Libraries and Archives

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Jobs Opportunities

The New School Libraries and Archives seeks one student to create 11 illustrated portraits to be used for our online research guide profiles: http://guides.library.newschool.edu/prf.php   The work entails corresponding with, meeting…

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Behind the Contest: The #WanderingMind Notebook Event Weds. 9/30 7PM

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Student News

Join us this Wednesday for a live event at the NYU Moleskine store to celebrate the Parsons-Moleskine Collaboration in an informal talk. Hear from the participants about the process behind the creations for #WanderingMind….

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Sept. 29th! The New York Comics & Picture-Story Symposium

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Kathryn A. Smith on Crafting the Old Testament in the Queen Mary Psalter:  Image, Text, and Contexts in Early Fourteenth-Century England.   [above] Scenes from the lives of Saul and David, Queen Mary…

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Between Memory and Museum

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Between Memory and Museum Monday, September 21, 2015 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Orozco Room, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, Room A712, New York, NY 10011 A…

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Career Services Career Expo, September 30th!

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  For specific questions about the Expo, please contact Khourin Wilkins at wilkinsk@newschool.edu
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BFA Illustration Alum Adrian Mangel Featured on the Art and Design Blog, It’s Nice That

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Alumni News

BFA Illustration Alum Adrian Mangel was recently featured on the art and design website, It’s Nice That. Featured work includes unique portraits of the most famous footballers around the world. Check out…

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Fall 2015 NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium Schedule

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Announcements

Check out and download the full lineup here!  For details visit the NY Comic Symposium website.   
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Parsons Faculty Winner of 2015 Gene Burd Urban Journalism Award

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Faculty News

Ilustration professor, Ben Katchor, is the recipient of the 2015 Gene Burd Urban Journalism Award, presented at the annual AEJMC conference this past weekend. The jury, composed of Urban Communication Foundation board members and…

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BFA Illustration Alum Leah Hayes Publishes Book

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Alumni News

Leah Hayes, former Illustration student and faculty member, published Not Funny Ha-Ha, a bold and slightly wry graphic novel about two young women going through abortions. It’s a little bit technical, a little bit…

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Job Opportunity for Animator / Editor

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Jobs Opportunities

Seeking Freelance 2D Animator and Editor: Seeking creative Animator who is also Editor with all required computer equipment, software suite, the ability to draw and animate simple 2D characters, to develop…

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AMT and Illustration Faculty Steven Guarnaccia to Exhibit Work at Nobrow ELCAF in London

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Faculty News

AMT Illustration Faculty Member Steven Guarnaccia will be featuring his exhibition titled, Fatherland, at the upcoming Nobrow’s ELCAFestival in London. The exhibition will be on view from June 20 – 27th. Fatherland…

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Illustration Faculty George Bates to Exhibit Work and Give Lecture at Society of Illustrators on June 6th

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Faculty News Parsons

Part-Time Illustration Faculty George Bates will be giving a short lecture as well as a panel discussion on the New York View: MTA Arts & Design Illustrates the City exhibition.  Work from Milton Glaser…

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