• Johanne Woodcock

    Associate Professor of Interior Design

    Office Location:

    Parsons East


    Johanne Woodcock is Director of the AAS and BFA Interior Design Program at Parsons School for Design, The New Schoool, and an Associate Professor of Interior Design. She is a certified Interior Designer and Registered Architect. As Director, Johanne edits the annual publication, 'WORK', which showcases interiors by AAS students and faculty. The latest volume ,Work 9, titled ' Just Spaces' and earlier archived issues can be viewed at Johanne holds a Master of Architecture from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Rhode Island School of Design.Johanne is a licensed interior designer and registered architect, with a practice in New York City. In her practice she has worked in residential and commercial interior design, including projects for New York University's Stern School of Business, Rallye Motors' Rolls Royce and Mercedes Benz Dealership, University of Pennsylvania Club in Manhattan and the Bank of East Asia. She has a longstanding commitment to sustainable design in architecture and interiors. This interest began many years ago, working to incorporate alternative energy proposals for a residential community located on the west side of Manhattan.Johanne Woodcock's design research currently explores, through a series of paintings, modern built landscape and the objects that define these universal environments. This work can be viewed at in the publication 'How We Live In and Create Interiors'. Johanne has exhibited her paintings, at Henry Street Settlement and Hopper House Gallery. These paintings, influenced by medieval and Early Renaissance Italian predellas, depict contemporary stories and combine her wide interests in interiors, social and cultural history and design decoration.Johanne has recently initiated a website to encourage and provoke innovative exploration and research of decoration as a function of design,

    Degrees Held:

    Master of Architecture, Columbia University

    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design

    Recent Publications:

    Work 9, ' Just Spaces' https//


    Research Interests:

    architecture,drawing,interior design,painting,spatial design studies