Public Engagement


Featured Events

Playing with Fire: Iran, Ethnography, and the Question of Genre
Thursday, October 19, 2017 6:00 pm

Join us for a talk with writer, artist, filmmaker and anthropologist Roxanne Varzi, connecting fieldwork under conditions of political censorship to the...

(under)REPRESENT(ed) Curatorial Walk Through
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 3:00 pm

The (under)REPRESENT(ed) committee of alumni of color will present on the process of curating and organizing the (under)REPRESENT(ed) exhibition and event...

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Film Screening: A Paixão de JL
Thursday, October 19, 2017 7:00 pm

Join us for the first U.S. screening of A Paixao de JL, directed by Carlos Nader (2015), about the Brazilian artist José Leonilson. In 1990, Leonilson began...

Kinoscope I
Friday, October 20, 2017 7:00 pm

Kinoscope is a screening series sponsored by The New School's School of Media Studies, aiming to enhance the awareness and understanding of the film and...

DOC Talk: Legal Rights For Filmmakers with Indie Lawyer Karen Shatzkin
Monday, October 23, 2017 1:00 pm

Please join us for a provocative and lively discussion on the legal issues that affect documentary filmmakers and their work — from fair use to music rights...

Reimagining Youth and Politics in India
Monday, October 23, 2017 6:00 pm

A public talk with Shehla Rashid. Shehla represents one of the most important voices in the anti-fascist struggles in India. She was the Vice President of...

New York Comics & Picture-Story Symposium: Michael Hearn on The Picture Book Revolution
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 7:00 pm

An exploration of how the Art for Art’s Sake ideal of the Mir iskusstva or World of Art movement of the Silver Age morphed into the agitational propaganda of...

(under)REPRESENT(ed) Closing Reception
Friday, October 27, 2017

A closing reception for the (under)REPRESENT(ed) exhibition and event series will be held. Exhibiting artists reflect on their work. Open to the...

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(under)REPRESENT(ed) - exhibition
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 12:00 pm

(under)REPRESENT(ed) is an exhibition that features Parsons School of Design alumni of color whose creative practices explore the lived experience of race...

A Working Model of the World - exhibition
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 12:00 pm

A Working Model of the World explores the human impulse to model. It asks how we use models to contemplate, experiment, invent and teach. The exhibition...