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Winterzine Release Party

Guest Contributor | Dwight Armstrong AAS GD ’11 Alumi Dwight Armstrong  has been hard at work on Winterzine, the latest issue of the magazine Seasonzine. Seasonzine is the brainchild of Dwight and his friend Christine Huang, both California-born Brooklynites. After years of cursing the seasonal tempermentality of the East Coast, Dwight and Christine decided to suck […]

AAS Graphic Design Work 04 receives a “Certificate of Typographic Excellence” from TDC

Editor-in-chief | Katarzyna Gruda   It is my great pleasure, as Director of AAS Graphic Design and the Editor and Photographer of the publication, to announce that our publication WORK 04 has been recognized by the Type Directors Club with a “Certificate of Typographic Excellence.” Colaborating with me a three-person design team (art direction by […]

Graphic Design Students | Registration Information

Hello Graphic Design Students, Spring Registration is approaching! Below is helpful information about the process; please review all of it. WEB REGISTRATION The registration information for Spring 2012 has been updated. This site will provide steps to be prepared for a successful web-registration Online registration begins November 8th at 8:00 am for AAS students who […]

Alex W. White’s GD1 Exercise No.1 in 11th floor cases

  Alex W. White reports These are a few samples of the work my GD1 students produced in their first exercise. The assignment had two parts: abstracting a relatively ordinary, representational black and white image using materials that related to or furthered the meaning of the subject of the image. The second part was to […]

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 —-> […]

COLOR WHEELZ : March 13 – March 15

Color Wheelz: Part 1 View Color Wheelz: Part 1 in a larger map About Color Wheelz is designed to transform a 1997 Ford van into a traveling, participatory installation. This van travels through the five boroughs of NYC filled with playful activities, which facilitate exploration into the world of color. As a visitor, you may […]

Achromatic Master Study

Last semester (Fall 09) Fashion Studies Major Catherine Frakes impressed our Color Theory class with her Achromatic Master Study. The assignment was to choose a SIMPLE composition with clearly defined color relationships, then create an achromatic version of the piece using collage and paint respectively on either half of the page. She choose Hokusai’s “Wave” […]

Valentine’s Day Cards

It is not too late to send your Valentine’s Day card. At cocodot you can send your loved ones and sweetie beautiful cards online. Parsons AAS Graphic Design alumna, Jennifer de Klaver (GD ’05) is partner and V.P. at cocodot, an online invitation and greeting site launched in November 09. Featured as one of the […]

Faculty, Jeanne Verdoux in today’s NYT Book Review

Jeanne Verdoux has illustrated Lee Siegel’s essay about narcissism in today’s New York Times Book Review. The Art Director: Nicholas Blechman Link for the essay.

A Game Changer? Not Print; Not a Web Page

Apple’s highly anticipated iPad is being called by many as a “game changer.” And let’s face it, media needs a revolution. As an undergrad jorno major, and a Parson’s GD alum, I can’t wait to see (and be a part of) the future of media. Monocle Weekly has an amazing podcast segment on many of […]