Major Studio 1

Parsons School of Design: Textiles

Non-Liberal Arts
Graduate Course
Majors Only
Major Studio 1
Fall 2023
Taught By: Gabriel Asfour and Anette Millington
Section: A

CRN: 12092

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: Textiles (PGTX)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 16

Add/Drop Deadline: September 11, 2023 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 19, 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: 8:20am EDT 3/26/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
Times: 10:00am - 3:40pm
Building: TBD
Room: TBD
Date Range: 8/28/2023 - 12/14/2023