Sheila Johnson Design Center – Light Focus Fall 2016

Each Semester a group of students from the MFA Lighting Design program design and aim the lighting for a new […]

Derek Porter and Jean Gardner Speak at Enlighten Europe

Derek Porter, Associate Professor of Lighting Design, and Jean Gardner, Associate Professor of Social-Ecological History and Design, gave a lecture […]

Announcing Charter members of the Parsons Lighting Design Partners Program

We are very pleased to announce the inaugural members of the Parsons Lighting Design Partners Program!   Industry Partners Designers […]

We are happy to announce that Parsons School of Design is a Partner University of PLDC 2017 in Paris, France.

We are happy to announce that Parsons School of Design is a Partner University of PLDC 2017 in Paris, France. Please […]

We are happy to announce that Parsons School of Design is a Partner University of the 5th Light Symposium 2016 in Wismar/D.

We are happy to announce that Parsons School of Design is a Partner University of the 5th Light Symposium 2016 in […]

Parsons students bring quality illumination to light-deprived Haitian community

Led by Parsons faculty member and alumnus Chad Groshart, six students in the Parsons’ Lighting for Developing Countries class traveled […]

Distinguished Teaching Award presented to Robert Kirkbride

Every year, the university recognizes a group of faculty members who have been nominated by their students and colleagues as […]

Parallel Cities Workshop

Parallel Cities 1 explored the process of craft techniques combining digital and analogue media with film and physical models to […]

Leela Shankar and Samuel Powers Win IESNYC Student Competition

This year’s theme, “Temporal Illuminance,” asked students to interpret how light is interwoven with time and memory.

Glenn Shrum One-on-One in Architectural Lighting Magazine

In this video interview, Shrum discusses what he sees as the critical issues in lighting design today.