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  • A Corbusian Cruise

    Last month, students were treated to an week of workshops, exhibitions, and a Parisian dérive centered around the work of modernist architect Le Corbusier. Here are some highlights from the week. The…

  • “Akademia- performing life” at the Villa Vassilieff

    Exhibition review of “Akademia- performing life” at the Villa Vassilieff   The exhibition “Akademia- performing life” at the Villa Vassilieff attempts to mediate a research archive, contemporary artists responses to a movement,…

  • Transmediale 2018

    This year, along with students from the AMT program at Parsons Paris, several HDCS students attended Transmediale, Berlin’s premier art/media/technology event encapsulating cultural theorists, media professors, academics of all backgrounds, artists and…

  • Celebrate International Women’s Day with a visit to one of these female-centric exhibitions

    This March there are numerous exhibitions across the city of Paris devoted exclusively to women, curated by women, or which showcase women artists. Here is a list of compelling, original exhibitions you…

  • MAD masterclass: Entre vos mains

    Hands-on ceramics On Saturday, February 10, students were able to break that ultimate law of museums–DO NOT TOUCH. After a tour with curators Béatrice Quette and Sophie Motsch to see how ceramics…

  • HDCS program director Emmanuel Guy will present his curatorial practice at Mucem, Marseille

          HDCS program director Emmanuel Guy will present his curatorial practice at Mucem, Marseille on Feb 21st, 2-5pm. This presentation is part of the “Exhibiting methods” conference series, it will be…

  • Printed History (video)

    In spring 2017, HDCS students partnered with the DT + AMT programs (Design, Art, Media, and Technology) to produce project proposals for the MAD (Musée des Arts Décoratifs). This project was conceived…

  • Object of the Week : 100% Make-Up Vase

    Shiro Kuramata, 100% Make-Up Vase, 1990, designed for the 100% Make Up project by Alessandro Mendini for Alessi. Beginning in 1990, Alessandro Mendini spear headed a project in collaboration with Alessi called…

  • Talk: Annie Claustres

    Just a reminder our last HDCS talk of the Fall 17 semester Postmodernity and Material Culture by Annie Claustres (Université Lumière Lyon 2) is on Tuesday Dec 5th, from 6.30-8pm in our…

  • New York intensive from a Paris perspective

    In the midst of working on her thesis on the publications of Ettore Sottsass, second year MA student Katia Porro took a two week trip to New York City for an intensive course with Jeremy Aynsley…