Ryohei Kawanishi: turning research into business with LANDLORD

Ryohei Kawanishi is not conventional but he is pragmatic. The New York-based Japanese designer graduated from the Fashion Knitwear BA at Central Saint Martins...

WAVELENGTH: A critique of pop culture

“MY HEART BIEBS 4 U” reads the neon text overlaying a Justin Bieber / Jesus Christ hybrid figure. And no, I’m not describing my...

She twists, pinches and ties-up: Snow Xue Gao

Snow Xue Gao’s story, member of the hyper select class of Parsons’ alumni, starts like this: she presented her AW17 collection on VFiles’ runway...

Masters of NYC: Anna-Marie Grüber

"The clothes are there to feel good, to perform a task but also to celebrate a woman's body," says Anna-Marie Grüber of her Parsons...

Parsons’ Ryohei Kawanishi turns the everyday mundane into artistic wearable readymades

Ryohei Kawanishi graduated from Parsons’ MFA Fashion Design course with his Spring 2016 collection. The clever, witty show saw a dramatic change in silhouette...

Parsons graduate Andrea Jiapei Li has the Midas Touch

20's jazz, hippies and hip-hop are a seemingly random list. No, you haven't tuned into Greatest Hits Radio, nor is it a history of The Hit Parade. These are in fact a small sample of a detestable list of things that inspired Andrea Jiapei Li's collection I AM WHAT [I AM]. But as inquisitive in nature she may be, she "doesn't have anything to ask a fortune teller" for her designs are the making of all answers. So for those seeking truth through design, look no further as we discover that Andrea has the Midas touch and can answer the unquestionable with needle and thread.

Parsons’ MFA graduate Shihhsun Lee: reinterpreting the art of bespoke tailoring

With a BFA degree in Fashion Design from Shih Chien University in Taiwan and a MFA degree in Fashion Design and Society from Parsons,...

Influential Fashion Educators: Parsons’ Shelley Fox

When she launched Parsons’ MFA in Fashion Design and Society in 2010, Shelley Fox wanted to set New York fashion right. And now, her...

Enter the poetic and violent world of Parsons BFA Fashion student...

Solving the mystery behind the work of Parsons BFA junior-year student Andrew Curwen, and his persona, is not an easy task. The lines between...

Whatever happens, happens: Ximon Lee

Ximon Lee graduated from Parsons School of Design with a BFA in fashion design in 2014, and he was awarded the Parsons Menswear Designer...

The Rise and Rise of Andrea Jiapei Li 

* This article first appeared on i-D as part of our collaborative series “Everything happens so fast.” The upbeat voice of Andrea Jiapei Li falters for...

Queenie Cao: Translating Playtime Delight to Jewellery

The lyrical world of Queenie Cao reminds us that, in periods of political and social uncertainties, fashion can still be about delicate and oneiric...