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Month March 2010

April at the Type Directors Club

Type Salon with Scott Stowell SCOTT STOWELL Thursday | April 15th | 6pm to 8pm More information coming soon. Scott Stowell, Open Email the TDC at or call 1-212-633-8943 to reserve your spot today! TDC members: freeNon-members: $20Students: $15 This salon will be held at the Type Directors Club at 347 W. 36th St, […]

Barbara Nessim, the former Chair of the Illustration Department shows at the Condé Nast lobby gallery

Chronicles of Beauty, features the preliminary mock-up, titled A Current Past, at the Condé Nast lobby gallery. The show will be up for 10 weeks, from 10th of February to 22nd of April 2010 at 4 Times Square at 42nd Street and Broadway. A Current Past is a collage by the internationally renowned artist Barbara […]

Plastic Arts: Sofi Żezmer at Mike Weiss Gallery

By Paul M. Nicholson Sofi Żezmer‘s post-aesthetic/post-production internal struggle is externalized in her new show “Remote Control” at Mike Weiss Gallery from February 27th to April 3rd. Żezmer is an assemblage artist who works mostly plastic and glass and has put together some fun formal works that show a quirky sort of grace. Viewers will […]

Support Fellow Alumna, Lilit Kalachyan GD ’09, Meet Fellow Professionals, Drink Free Beer

Parsons’ AAS GD alumna Lilit Kalachyan has been chosen as a finalist for the ADC Young Guns / Shutterstock contest. Finalist will be featured at the ADC Young Guns 8 Launch Party this Wednesday, March 24th and you can help pick the “People’s Choice Winner.”  Party attendees will vote on their favorite design while drinking […]

The List, a Fashion Vendory Directory

In the fall of 2009, over 30 students from Julia Gorton’s AAS GD 1 and CD PRINT 1 researched small vendors in NYC’s Garment Center. Inspired by an article in WWD about the loss of many businesses due to outsourcing. This project was designed as a means to connect fashion students and young designers with […]

Faculty, Beata Szpura’s paintings are included in “Looking in, Looking out”

Beata Szpura’s four paintings are part of the Looking In, Looking Out exhibition at Kingsborough Community College. The show is running through March 24, 2010. It is an exhibition featuring portraits by twenty-five women artists ranging in age from eighteen to eighty. As part of Kingsborough’s celebration of Women History Month, it brings together women […]

Polymorphs at Parsons

As a creative with roots in the service industry, I have often wondered if a field that could encompass my unique range of skill and experience might ever emerge. Enter: Service Design, a field so young that only a handful of institutions currently offer degrees that pertain to it. Part graphic design, part system design […]

Color Wheelz: Part 2.0

View Color Wheelz: Part 2 in a larger map Color Wheelz: Part 2.0 Saturday March 20, 11AM – 5PM (see map above for detailed locations) – Eastern Parkway (near grand army plaza) 11:00am-1:00pm – Fort Green Park 1:30pm – 3:00pm – Red Hook Ball fields 3:30 pm – 5:00pm For breaking news follow us —-> […]

Our Aluma Molly O’Brien Featured on

Molly O’Brien’s work was selected as part of the February Design Show. Molly is a 2008 graduate of AAS Graphic Design.  Quote from ArtBistro February Design Show Curator: Brandon Jameson “I combed through all of the ArtBistro graphic design portfolios to find those included in this show. I found the best pieces quickly rose to […]

March at the Type Directors Club

March 18th: Type Salon: Cooking with Type DOUGLAS RICCARDI Thursday | March 18th | 6pm to 8pm Douglas Riccardi will speak about his cookbook work for Mario Batali and give an survey of cookbook design and typography through the years: discovering trends, uncovering the roots of conventions, and perhaps even discovering new possibilities. Riccardi has […]