Public Engagement


Tuesday, May 6

Parsons Fine Arts Pop Up Show
9:00 am

This exhibition showcases a selection of current MFA and BFA student work from the Fine Arts Program. Curated by Silvia Rocciolo and Eric Stark, The New...

MFA Photography Exhibition
10:00 am

This exhibition features work by first- and second-year MFA Photography students. The program seeks to redefine the creative role of photographer within...

Parsons Festival 2014
10:00 am

Established to showcase the creativity, innovation, and scholarship of Parsons students in a diverse range of disciplines, the Parsons Festival offers an...


General Public

Printmaking Exhibition
10:00 am

This exhibition presents etchings, screenprints, monoprints, woodcuts, lithographs, and examples of letterpress and book arts in a comprehensive show of...

General Public

bell hooks scholar-in-residence - Feminism Talks Back
10:30 am

A New School dialogue between bell hooks + Miriam Ticktin Join bell hooks and New School faculty, Miriam Ticktin to discuss modern feminism and the world...

Students Alumni Faculty Staff

12:00 pm

Curated by graduate students at Parsons and presented under the thematic arc of Making/Meaning, this Parsons Festival exhibition showcases the work of...

Making/Meaning: Object of the Day
12:00 pm

"Object of the Day" is a weekday event that highlights one artist/designer's work per day as part of the Making/Meaning exhibition. An announcement will be...

bell hooks scholar-in-residence - Are You Still a Slave?  Liberating the Black Female Body
4:00 pm

A public dialogue between bell hooks + Marci Blackman + Shola Lynch and Janet Mock. Join bell hooks and other leading voices in black feminism and the LGBTQ...

Milano School Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month - Alumni Panel
5:00 pm

Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy has initiated celebrations representative of the diverse demographic groups at the New...

General Public Alumni

Estelle Ferrarese -The Political Grammar of Consent. Investigating a New Gender Order
6:00 pm

The Politics and Philosophy Departments at The New School for Social Research present Estelle Ferrarese, a full-professor of Political and Social Theory at...

General Public

Cave Canem: Poets on Craft with Santee Frazier & Evie Shockley
6:30 pm

This event originally scheduled in February, was postponed due to weather. Join Evie Shockley and Santee Frazier for a lively conversation on aesthetics,...

Conversation: VLC 001: 2014—Harmonization Bodies
7:00 pm

Our world is surprisingly, impressively uniform: we have determined the proper dimensions of batteries, thickness of credit cards, concoction of concrete;...

New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium: Ariela Freedman on the work of Charlotte Salomon
7:00 pm

NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium is a weekly series by the Parsons Illustration program for artist/writers working in various text-image forms: comics,...

Super Trios Ensemble, directed by Allison Miller | Spring '14 Ensemble & Recital Series | New School Jazz
7:00 pm

Performance is a central component of every student's education at theNew School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, and the Ensemble Showcases are where...

AID: "Scratching the Surface" by Tamara Laine
8:00 pm

Scratching the Surface provides a first-time look into the controversial world of genetically engineered animals. Director and student Tamara Laine, follows...

Advanced Rhythm Ensemble, directed by Rory Stuart | Spring '14 Ensemble & Recital Series | New School Jazz
9:00 pm

Performance is a central component of every student's education at the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, and the Ensemble Showcases are where...

Tuesday, May 6