URBAN @ PARSONS

A hub for graduate programs and students that focus on reframing the study of urbanism, design, policy and inequality. Urban @ Parsons draws on an expanding body of knowledge, research, and action. The basic premise is that specific types of critical knowledge and creative thinking can redefine cities and urbanization in fundamental ways.

SELECTED PROJECTS

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BUSHWICK GAZETTE

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The Urban Atlas Project

This project, piloted in Harlem, NY, creates a platform for residents and local artists to identify and investigate urban conditions that impact their everyday life. The key component of this tool, the Urban Atlas Kit, utilizes existing and resident made creative methods and tactics to conduct urban investigations in their respective neighborhoods. Our goal is to…

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URBAN FRAGMENTATION AND GATED COMMUNITIES – JULIA BOROWICZ

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PERPETUAL RENEWAL: INVESTIGATING URBAN RENEWAL IN THE LOWER EAST SIDE

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LAND / HOME / DEMOCRACY

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Powering the Modern Metropolis – RANIA DALLOUL

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