Call For Submissions / Issue 5
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Call For Submissions / Issue 5

Call for Submissions Publication: BIAS Journal of Dress Practice Type of publication: Academic Journal Theme: Fashion and Celebration Deadline: January 22, 2017 BIAS Journal of Dress Practice is a yearly publication edited by The Dress Practice Collective, a student-run organization at Parsons the New School for Design. The DPC aims to join elements of visual … Continue reading

Upcoming Event: Fashion + Politics / Fashion Praxis at The New School
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Upcoming Event: Fashion + Politics / Fashion Praxis at The New School

Lecture: Susan B. Kaiser Thursday, February 27, 2014, 6:00–7:30 p.m. The Auditorium at 66 West 12th Street Symposium Friday, February 28, 2014, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Theresa Lang Community and Student Center 55 West 13th Street, 2nd Floor Please refer to program details below. Initiated by Dr. Hazel Clark in conjunction with the MA Fashion Studies Program within the College of … Continue reading

Video Recordings of International Non-Western Fashion Conference Available
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Video Recordings of International Non-Western Fashion Conference Available

The Second International Non-Western Fashion Conference, on Constructing National Identity through Fashion, took place at the London College of Fashion, UK, November 21-22. From the London College of Fashion website: This second edition of the Non-Western Fashion Conference will focus on the construction of national identity in fashion and the roles of so-called ‘tradition’ and … Continue reading

What Does FREEDOM Look Like? BORN FREE NYC PhotoBooth Nov 19-20
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What Does FREEDOM Look Like? BORN FREE NYC PhotoBooth Nov 19-20

“Please join us to share your style story and vision of FREEDOM at the NYC edition of the BORN FREE Project, a global journey exploring style, identity and the freedom of self-expression. The images captured will be explored + exhibited in February 2014 at Parsons alongside street style images from Johannesburg, South Africa. The future … Continue reading

DPC Launch Party!
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DPC Launch Party!

Dress Practice Collective invites you to join us in our launch party for BIAS: Journal of Dress Practice. From Dress Practice Collective:  Dress Practice Collective invites you to the launch of BIAS, the Journal of Dress Practice. The inaugural issue includes essays, fiction, illustrations, and interviews that explore the subject of “Fashion & Healing”.Join us … Continue reading

Front Row: Chinese American Designers
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Front Row: Chinese American Designers

MOCA current exhibition, Front Row: Chinese American Designers, traces and celebrates the rise of Chinese American designers who decided to make their marks in New York.  Curiously, the growth of New York’s Chinatown, the preponderance of Chinese manufacturers (tailors and seamstresses) in the city’s garment district, and the increased outsourcing of garment manufacturing to China, … Continue reading