Major Studio 1

Parsons School of Design: PGTX-MFA Textiles

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Major Studio 1

Fall 2019

Taught By: Gabriel Asfour, Preeti Gopinath, Soojin Kang, Victoria Manganiello, Anette Millington, Rinat Sherzer, and Yuchen Zhang

Section: A

CRN: 6111

Credits: 9

In this course, students gain a foundational knowledge of textiles, including different kinds of fiber and cloth, and engage in an expansive exploration of the textile industry. Students research innovative applications of ancient and ethnic weaving methods and also research, design, and develop smart fibers and yarns, biologically produced matter, and 3D printed materials. Major Studio 1 includes both observational and experimental modes of research, such as iconographic research, street style analysis, roundtable conferencing, and focus interviews.

Open to: Masters degree in MFA Textiles majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: PGTX-MFA Textiles (PGTX)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 16

Enrollment Status: Open*

*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: 1:55pm 7/20/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/26/2019 - 12/16/2019

Days: Tuesday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/27/2019 - 12/10/2019

Days: Friday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

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