Furniture Design
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: Parsons The New School for Design
School: School of Constructed Environments
Department: Interior Design
Course Number: PAID 1206
Course Format: Studio
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
The objective of this course is to provide an introduction to furniture design focusing on process and product. Research and analysis of furniture archetypes and prototypes will form the foundation for the study and application of fabrication methods, design concepts, dimension and scale to the design of objects. A series of shop visits to various fabricators will be incorporated to demonstrate the role of material, techniques, economy, connections and assemblage to the production of the design object.
Course Open to: Majors Only
Course Pre/Co-requisites:
Open to: Associate degree in Interior Design majors only. Co-requisite(s): PAID 1030 Drawing Interiors 1: 2D, and PAID 1211 Drawing Interiors 1: 3D


Open to Undergraduate students.