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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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PARSONS FESTIVAL: AMT Opening Events for the Week of May 18th!

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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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Illustration Student of the Week: Lluvia Jimenez

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Student News

Lluvia’s work is inspired by the complexity of lines and shapes. The process of making them, incorporating color and human figures, become an intriguing odyssey for this artist. Lluvia starts by adapting her patterns to…

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PARSONS FESTIVAL: “Concept: Process” @SJDC Opens Thursday, May 7th

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Festival

“Concept:Process” Opening Reception Thursday, May 7, 2015 6pm-8pm Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries & the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Gallery Sheila C. Johnson Design Center / 66 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY…

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Join AMT at “Process:Concept” Opening reception at Industry City, Sat. May 9th

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Announcements Festival

Opening Reception Saturday, May 9th , 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm On view through May 21, 2015 220 36th St, 3rd floor, Sunset Park Brooklyn (Subway: Take the N or R –or D–trains…

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Illustration Student of the Week: Jessica Mercado

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Parsons Student News

Jessica is a New Jersey grown illustrator who enjoys delving into the relationships between people, whether they are positive and platonic, or negative and destructive. She uses lighting, color, and composition to…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium: Eric Bernard

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Presentation

The 122nd meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 7pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off the…

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Student of the Week: Suji Park

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Suji loves to illustrate stories. Something about finding out the best visual solution within specified parameters is always exciting for her. It’s a process that requires personal interpretation within restrictions, but these…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium: Drew Friedman

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Presentation

The 120th meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 7pm at The New School University Center, 63 5th Ave., room L104 (lower level). Free and open to…

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Illustration Student of the Week: Sarah Berman

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Parsons Student News

Sarah J Berman is an illustrator and designer from the Hudson River Valley of upstate New York. She is passionate about the magical grey areas between art, nature, and science that…

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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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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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