Fashion History: Couture

Parsons School of Design: Fashion Design

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Fashion History: Couture

Fall 2019

Taught By: Aneesa Sheikh

Section: B

CRN: 1807

Credits: 3

This course is an immersive close reading of contemporary couture and designer fashion and the influences they draw from. History is in a constant play, continuously being rewritten by present contexts. You will discover just what is happening in fashion now, in the 21st Century and what it means to you. The semester focuses on defining, analyzing and interpreting fashion through a diversity of mediums including popular culture, cinematic images, literature, contemporary art, new media and critical theory.

Open to: Associate Degree in Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Fashion Design (PAFS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 16

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 4:35am 9/24/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Friday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1100

Date Range: 8/30/2019 - 12/13/2019