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Parsons Illustration faculty Steven Guarnaccia to Exhibit in Bologna

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Faculty News

Parsons Illustration faculty Steven Guarnaccia is having a show in Bologna at Hamelin, Via Zamboni 15, opening on April 1. The show deals with parenthood and sonhood, immigration and rootedness, and…

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Collaboration with “Liberty in North Korea”

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For the past few years, the Illustration Program has been partnering with LiNK, a California-based grass-roots, human rights organization (no religious or political affiliations) which supports North Korean refugees in escaping their…

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NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium: Kent Worcester on Ten Great Cartoonists You’ve Never Heard Of

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Lectures

The 117th meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 7pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off the lobby)….

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Illustration Student of the Week: Daniel Marin Medina

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Student News

Daniel is a Colombian illustrator who gets a lot of satisfaction from making people uncomfortable. He tends to stay within the realm of queerness, sexualities, histories, and end up drawing a lot…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium for March 3, 2015

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Lectures

The 117th meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 7pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium

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Events

The 115th meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 7 pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark…

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Parsons Alumni Reception, Friday 2/13

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Announcements

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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NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium: Nick Thorkelson on Herbert Marcuse

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Lectures

The 112th meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7 pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off…

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NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium *Special Edition: Eddy Portnoy

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Lectures

A special meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 7 pm at Parsons The New School, Theresa Lang Student Center, 55 West…

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Parsons Illustration Faculty Ben Katchor’s Events This Month

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Faculty News

See what Illustration faculty Ben Katchor is up to! Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 6pm Illustrated Reading Octavia Books 513 Octavia Street New Orleans, LA 70115 504-899-READ (7323) January 9-11, 2015…

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Spring 2015 Career and Internship fair – February 6 and 9

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Friday February 6, 2015 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Theresa Lang Center 55 West 13th Street 2nd Floor; Room 202 New York, NY 10011 To avoid waiting in long registration lines,…

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Inside “Fashion Illustration Performance” Class at Parsons

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We paid a visit to this class–taught by AMT Illustration faculty, Nora Krug, and School of Fashion faculty, Gabriel Asfour–sat in on some fantastic presentations, and asked a few questions.  Read on…

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

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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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Illustration Faculty Ben Katchor and the Comics and Picture Story Symposium

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Faculty News

What started as a lecture turned into a serious of visiting artists called the Comics and Picture Story Symposium. This free symposium happens every Tuesday for artists and writers working in various…

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Senior Illustration Open Studios

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Open Studios

Come check out thesis works in progress at Illustration’s Open Studios on Friday, December 12!
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NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium: Peter Maresca

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Lectures

The 111th meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 8 pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off…

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NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium: Marguerite Van Cook

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Presentation

The 110th meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 7 pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off…

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Pop-Up Gallery Show for Beyond the Page

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Student News

Check out the pop-up gallery show featuring projects from this semester’s Beyond the Page class, run by Noël Claro. Along with student work, they will be displaying the results of the collaborative…

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BFA Illustration Alumni Featured on Tictail.com

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Alumni News

The Crybaby Collective, an online store that was formed by a group of BFA Illustration alumni, was recently featured on the Tictail blog! Learn more about the group of artists and…

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Alumni of the Week: Hannah Drossman

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Featured Student News

   Hannah‘s detailed and repetitive mark-making first began in her sketchbooks her freshman year at Parsons when she realized how meditative it was to work that way. Later on in school…

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Illustration Faculty Steven Guarnaccia to Open Exhibition “Line-Up” in Rome

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Faculty News

Illustration Faculty Member Steven Guarnaccia will be exhibiting his work in Line-Up at the Tricromia Art Gallery in Rome. Learn more about his exhibition below! Running from November 15 – December…

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NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium: Hanneriina Moisseinen

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Presentation

The 108th meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8 pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off…

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Illustration Student Of The Week: Amalia Drewes

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Student News

Amalia’s art communicates the physicality and spirituality of the human being. She intends to explore individuals, access their remarkable stories, and recreate what she has learned about the mind and the…

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Design & Hack, A Student Hackathon

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Student News

Design & Hack is a student hackathon, which means a bunch of students get together in one space and build things for 48 hours straight. The food, the space, the judges,…

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This program cultivates students' vision and prepares them to translate it into a wide range of traditional and emerging media. The curriculum emphasizes visual thinking, originality, art and design history and theory, and awareness of social and cultural concerns.

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