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Type Meet Up

Type Meet Up a peer lead group for students interested in typography who are interested in meeting to workshop, engage in discussion and critique, share type tips and support skill-building and exploration. Type Meet Up is run by Lauren Peters-Collaer and Brian Lee, both AAS GD students and is open to any student interested in Typography. […]

LIFE: A Presentation by Michael S. Durham

BIO | Michael Schelling Durham: Michael S. Durham worked as a reporter, correspondent, and editor at LIFE magazine. After two years in the U.S. Army took job as reporter for Gloucester (Massachusetts) Daily Times and then joined the staff of LIFE in 1961.In April 1963 was arrested and jailed with photographer Charles Moore while covering […]

Parsons faculty and alumni participating in MoMa PS1’s GreaterNY

Parsons faculty and alumni Bunny Rogers (Fine Arts ’12), Kathleen Hubbard (Part Time Faculty) and Ben Fama (Staff) will be participating in MoMa PS1 Greater New York Bunny Rogers, Sad Chair, 2015. From her installation “Michael.” Representing Société, Berlin at Art Basel, Switzerland 2015.       Katherine Hubbard, image from “Four shoulders and thirty five percent […]

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

Saturday, May 9, 2015 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Please join us for an opening night party for the Process:Concept and the Parsons Festival, celebrating the diverse and innovative work of Parsons students. The opening night celebration will include the following performances: 7:00PM – Experimental Electronic Instruments Brendan Byrne (MFA Design and Technology) Brendan Byrne […]

Society of Publication Designers Event Tomorrow at SVA

SPD’s 50th Anniversary Speaker Series continues with HARPER’S BAZAAR Étonne-Moi!  Astonish Me! is the motto Harper’s Bazaar lives and designs by. Design Director Elizabeth Hummer and her talented team take the stage to discuss the legacy and the now, of one of the industry’s most-beloved fashion publications. Join us for this rare peek inside the making of this luxury […]

Call for Senior Undergraduate Entries: Parsons Festival 2015 Exhibition

The Parsons Festival Exhibition is designed to showcase talent from across Parsons. If you’re in a bachelor’s or associate’s degree program and set to graduate this spring, show us what you’ve got! About you: You’re graduating. You’ve spent the last few years developing an expertise, a way of thinking, a way of designing that builds […]

Parsons Alumni Reception, Friday 2/13

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 during the 103rd annual College Art Association Conference. PARSONS ALUMNI RECEPTION FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13 6:30 – 8:30 pm Sheila C. Johnson Design Center Lobby […]

Just Published: Tory Burch In Color, Designed by our Faculty Emily Wardwell (GD ’01)

We are pleased to present a new book designed by our faculty member, Emily Wardwell. After graduating from Parsons Emily started her design career as an editorial designer with the redesign of TeenVogue. In 2005 she became the Art Director responsible for the full redesign of the Almay brand staged by Revlon. Once the launch was set in […]

Type Directors Club – Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events   Let’s Be Clear October 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm   Every design, every ad, every form of marketing strives to communicate clearly. Typography is a crucial component of any marketing material, affecting consumers’ ability to absorb the message. Not too many years ago, selecting the type and font for a project was […]

AAS GD Students Posters Exhibited in Germany

Two posters, designed by Matthew McPherson and Fahad AlHunif, students in my spring 2012 Process & Skills class, are currently on view in an international poster exhibition at the City Hall of Leipzig, Germany. The show ends 09/23/12. These posters were designed as an assignment in my class in response to the international call for […]