Public Engagement


Thursday, October 3

De*main: A Showcase of Parsons Fashion

Opening Paris Fashion Week, Parsons Paris will present an installation of collections from the top graduates of its world-renowned Fashion Design program....

General Public

Look Only at the Movement - Exhibition
9:00 am

A video presentation by smudge studio examines the entangled infrastructures of nuclear waste transportation and the United States highway system. Generated...

(New) Public Goods: Design, Aesthetics, and Politics
9:30 am

This Fall's Stephan Weiss Lecture considers the import of design practices concerned with the production and distribution of public goods, including public...

Social Change Thursdays
10:00 am

Lang students, faculty, and staff are welcome to join in conversation about social justice issues at this community building event. Pop in to say a quick...

Dr. Guillaume Long: Ecuador's Citizens' Revolution: Achievements, Choices and Challenges Six Years On
12:00 pm

The New School is honored to welcome Dr. Guillaume Long, Ecuadorian Minister of Knowledge and Human Talent, who will speak on the achievements of the new...

Gallery Presentation for Theaster Gates: A Way of Working
12:00 pm

Gallery Presentation September 18–October 5, 2013 Open daily 12:00–6:00 p.m., and late on Thursday evening until 8:00 p.m. Opening Celebration September 18,...

Piano Master Class - Ursula Oppens: Modernism in America and Charles Ives' Concord Sonata
12:00 pm

Featuring Ursula Oppens, piano, this special event provides music lovers with a rare opportunity to witness the interaction between gifted students and great...

Chat n Chai
4:00 pm

This event is an information session exploring fellowships, RAs and volunteer opportunities at India China Institute.

Interviewing for International Opportunities with InteRDom
4:30 pm

Find out how to prepare and interview for opportunities abroad, by getting tips from the experts. InteRDom is the Dominican Republic’s leading internship,...

Every Thought Flies: Launching the Zambonini Archive
6:00 pm

Robert Kirkbride, associate professor of Product Design at Parsons, will give an informal lecture on the fascinating life and career of architect and...

NSSR Philosophy Workshop Series: Roy Brand "Life/Art"
6:00 pm

Roy Brand (Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel) will deliver a lecture entitled"Life/Art." Life/Art The stylization of life is now a...

Fiction Forum: Andre Dubus III
6:30 pm

Andre Dubus III most recent book is Dirty Love. His memoir, Townie, was a New York Times "Editors' Choice,” and also received the "2012 American Academy of...

Latin Music - Present and Future
6:30 pm

The New School is proud to bring together a collection of musical luminaries who are deeply involved and committed to Latin music to discuss its current...

AIGA/NY @ Parsons Lecture Series: Will Hudson amd Alex Bec
7:00 pm

In partnership with the New York Chapter of AIGA, the professional association for design, Parsons hosts a regular lecture series each semester on campus,...

Look Only at the Movement - artist talk and reception
7:00 pm

A digital photograph/video presentation by smudge studio that examines the entangled infrastructures of nuclear waste transportation and the United States...

Thursday, October 3