IDC Ecologies: [Un] Fashion
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: Parsons The New School for Design
School: School of Design Strategies
Department: Integrated Design Curriculum
Course Number: PUIC 2500
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Topics:
  • Fashion
  • Fashion Studies
  • Fabrication
Description:
Embedded in an understanding of culture, history and place, students in this course will design with the body and their own identities as the principal site of exploration. Questioning their assumptions of fashion, students will expand their definitions of dress, garment, accessory, costume, fashion photography and fashion publications through critical exercises and projects for the body. The exercises and projects will include experimentation and exploration with construction, materials, forms, color, and issues of representation; and will be developed through a process of research and making of approximately fifteen garments in fifteen weeks.
Course Open to: Degree Students
Course Pre/Co-requisites:
Open to: All university undergraduate degree students.
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Level

Open to Undergraduate students.