PGIN

5101

Design Studio 2: Local Production

Parsons School of Design: Industrial Design

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Design Studio 2

Spring 2023

Taught By: Christine Facella

Section: B

CRN: 2814

Credits: 6

This course investigates opportunities for product design, production, and distribution in localized contexts, with emphasis on low-volume self-production and the use of appropriate making strategies utilizing both CNC technology as well as manual labor. Using a satellite location for testing and short-run trial implementation, students complete hands-on project-based work in an iterative process and with a strong engagement with manufacturing.

Open to: MFA Industrial Design majors only. Pre-requisite: PGIN 5100 Design Studio 1.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Industrial Design (PGIN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 10:04pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 12:10pm - 5:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/24/2023 - 5/9/2023

Days: Friday

Times: 12:10pm - 2:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/27/2023 - 5/12/2023

Design Studio 2

Spring 2023

Taught By: Mark Bechtel and Peter Mann

Section: A

CRN: 3820

Credits: 6

This course investigates opportunities for product design, production, and distribution in localized contexts, with emphasis on low-volume self-production and the use of appropriate making strategies utilizing both CNC technology as well as manual labor. Using a satellite location for testing and short-run trial implementation, students complete hands-on project-based work in an iterative process and with a strong engagement with manufacturing.

Open to: MFA Industrial Design majors only. Pre-requisite: PGIN 5100 Design Studio 1.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Industrial Design (PGIN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 10:04pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 12:10pm - 2:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/23/2023 - 5/15/2023

Days: Thursday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/26/2023 - 5/11/2023