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  • Geoffrey Gertz

    Part-time Assistant Professor

    Email
    gertzg@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    A - Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall - 66 West 12th Street

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    Geoffrey Gertz

    Profile

    Geoffry Gertz is a designer, artist, educator and creative enthusiast working in the fashion industry for 20+ years. His career in fashion has spanned diverse design markets from international brands such as Perry Ellis, Issey Miyake and JOOP!; to large-scale fast fashion for Limited Brands; and the celebrity influence as the Creative Director for Hilary Duff. Gertz’s designs have been featured in Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, Lucky, The New York Times, New York Magazine and Women’s Wear Daily.

    Geoffry supports his creative vision through collaboration from the world’s leading mills, manufacturers and application of his technical knowledge to achieve editorial and profitable results. Currently, Geoffry is a fashion industry design consultant and Adjunct Faculty member at Parsons School of Design teaching design, illustration and digital. Gertz has contributed to popular textbooks on fashion such as “Portfolio Presentation for Fashion Designers” by Linda Tain and “The Complete Fashion Sketchbook” by Martin Dawber.


    Recent Publications

    The Complete Fashion Sketchbook by Martin Dawber

    Portfolio Presentation for Fashion Designers by Linda Tain 


    Portfolio

    Geoffry Gertz


    Current Courses

    Design Communication

    Graphic Design Sr. (Spring 2020)

    Industry Communication

    Industry Communication (Spring 2020)

    Portfolio Dev. Strategies (Open Campus)

    Portfolio Dev. Strategies (Spring 2020)

    Portfolio Dev: College Prep

    Visual Communication Studio 1

    Visual Communication Studio 2

    Visual Communication Studio 2 (Spring 2020)

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