The School of Design Strategies is an experimental educational environment configured to advance innovative approaches to design and business education in the evolving context of cities, services, and ecosystems. Our students and faculty explore designing as core capability and design as strategic asset in the sustainable practices of individuals, groups, communities, and organizations alike.
The Integrated Design and Design & Management Seniors of the SDS Senior Seminar and Studio are proud to invite you to the presentation of their capstone projects. Please join us in celebrating their amazing work!
May 15 @ 2 West 13th ...Read More
The MA Theories of Urban Practice program at the School of Design Strategies presents:
A series of student presentations analyzing transformative design projects.
Parsons The New School for Design
66 Fifth Avenue, Room 600 F
New York NY 10011
Cheonggeycheon Stream Restoration Project, Seoul, South ...Read More
This year Fast Company is again celebrating the most innovative designs and designers with the Innovation By Design Awards.
The Innovation By Design Awards recognize the design world’s most inspired work. Submit your most award-worthy project from the past year in one of ...Read More
"Late Night New York" is a new, independent live audience talk-show created to engage the cultural undercurrents of New York City. Hosted by Jayson Green and Justin Williams, Late Night New York features emerging contemporary artists, performers, musicians, activists and ...Read More
Parsons School of Design Strategies, Parsons DESIS Lab and the Centre for Social Innovation are partnering together to explore new ways to support recent graduates as they work to achieve social impact in their chosen fields. This post-graduate ...Read More
Concurrent Urbanities brings together designers, artists, architects, urbanists, planners, non-profit and non-governmental organizations, civic and community activists, with government representatives and the private sector, in order to explore new roles that artists and designers play in encouraging processes of radical democratization, forms of ...Read More
The New York City Department of Design and Construction has included the work of one of our Digital Modeling for Urban Design classes. As part of their Town + Gown Program which unites academic programs and practitioner resources to create ...Read More
Fernando Luiz Lara is a Brazilian architect with degrees from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (BArch, 1993) and the University of Michigan (PhD, 2001). Prof. Lara's interests revolve around Latin American 20th century architecture with emphasis on the dissemination ...Read More
We regret to announce that Joke Robaard, scheduled to deliver the final Weiss Lecture of this year on Thursday, has suffered an injury and will be unable to join us this week. Accordingly we are obliged to cancel the lecture.
Victoria Marshall has had an article posted in The Nature of Cities collective blog on the urban ecology framework of Patch Dynamics. The post functions as "a how-to-draw-a-patch guide, and partly a reflection on Patch Dynamics, an ecology framework that ...Read More
Matt DelSesto, a student in the MA Theories of Urban Practice program, has made the headlines of a leading global blog on urbanism based in London, The Global Urbanist.
"Sceptical of the narrative that cities have wholeheartedly embraced urban gardening initiatives, Matt DelSesto spies ...Read More
Presented by Parsons DESIS Lab and the Centre for Social Innovation
The intersection of design and social innovation is attracting growing attention. An increasing number of practitioners and enthusiasts are convinced that strategic design is key to unlocking some of today's ...Read More
Rethinking the design and experiences of emerging Asian cities through photography, fashion, graphic design, architecture, history, anthropology, and urbanism, this symposium features a series of thematic conversations between scholar/practitioners from Parsons and those contributing to a new book, The Emerging Asian ...Read More
40 Year Anniversary to Commemorate David Harvey's Seminal Book
Social Justice and The City
NEW YORK, NY - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Graduate Program in Design and Urban Ecologies at Parsons The New School for Design and The Center for Place Culture ...Read More
Carlos Teixeira, Associate Professor of Design and Management, SDS
Bruce Nussbaum, Professor of Innovation and Design, SDS
Volume 6 addresses the themes of “Designing for Billions.” This issue examines new opportunities for designers, entrepreneurs, activists, policy makers and investors in the ...Read More
This year’s Stephan Weiss Lecture Series continues on April 4th with a presentation by J. Morgan Puett entitled “Workstyles,” Morgan's projects traverse both the art world and the fashion system, defining a social practice that challenges the status quo of insular ...Read More
Parsons Integrated Design Program Alum Duncan Tonatiuh's new children's book "El conejo Pancho y el coyote" was covered in the new york edition of El Diaro. The tale of a rabbit who goes in search of his father who crossed ...Read More
Application deadline: April 1, 2013, midnight
Parsons community! The walls at the elevator banks at 2 W. 13th Street and 66 5th Avenue are ready for a makeover! These highly visible surfaces reflect Parsons’ design excellence, both within The New School ...Read More
This collaboration studio works with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to imagine the future of orchestra performance in a networked world where the audience gains access to new ways of experiencing and interacting with music – both inside and outside the ...Read More
Parsons environmental studies senior, Rena Lee, collaborated with students from Cooper Union and NYU to win the Community Impact award in NYC's Reinvent Payphones design challenge. Their project, Windchimes, envisions turning New York City's payphone infrastructure into an environmental sensing network ...Read More
Cristina Handal has a unique idea that she thinks will significantly improve the lives of women in Honduras, and this idea has been recognized as a finalist for the New Challenge 2013. This graduate student in the MS Design & ...Read More
Summer Intern-Real Estate & Design Strategy
Gensler New York is currently accepting applications for our 2013 Summer Intern Program.
We offer interns the opportunity to work on projects as an integrated member of our design teams. In addition, our summer interns will attend weekly learning sessions and tour projects that are under construction ...Read More
The Public Private will be the first New York exhibition of contemporary art to explore the impact of social media and new technologies on the relationship between the public and private realm. Read More
In partnership with the New York Chapter of AIGA, the professional association for design, Parsons hosts a regular lecture series each semester on campus, inviting some of the most dynamic people in the industry to share their work and outlook ...Read More
Dr. Ashley Mears, assistant professor of Sociology and Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies at Boston University is a writer on fashion in both academia and journalistic fields and will be speaking about her research and career path in and out ...Read More