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In this introductory course, you will learn how and why art and design changed in the early twentieth-century. Illustrative examples will be culled from all major design areas.
The designers discussed will show the international influence that evolved throughout the century.
Check room postings in the Fred P. Pomerantz Art and Design Center lobby (7th Avenue at 27th Street), by security (please tell security where you're going. Bring your order form to show.), or call the day of class for locations: 212-217-8741 or 212-217-3334.
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Fashion Institute of Technology
227 W 27th St
Btwn W 27th & W 26th St
New York, New York 10001 Chelsea, Manhattan
227 W 27th St
Btwn W 27th & W 26th St
New York, New York 10001
If unsure of your room number, please visit the main security desk at the lobby of Marvin Feldman Center at 27th Street between 7th and 8th Avenue for Room Information.
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One of New York City’s premier public institutions, Fashion Institute of Technology is an internationally recognized college for design, fashion, art, communications, and business. We’re known for our rigorous, unique, and adaptable academic programming, experiential learning opportunities, academic...
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In 1845, Captain John Franklin left England with two ships on a mission to discover the fabled Northwest Passage that would allow Europe to trade directly with Asia. Because Franklin suspected that there might be a safe water route north of Canada, they sailed into the Arctic Circle. His ships were equipped with the latest technology – steam engines...
Thursday Nov 21st, 6:30pm - 8pm
During its heyday in the 1960s and '70s and into the decades beyond, the writers of The Village Voice both chronicled and helped define the city's ever-evolving downtown scene. In this lively, wide-ranging conversation, acclaimed former Voice journalists Susan Brownmiller, Richard Goldstein, Greg Tate, and Guy Trebay share their experiences covering...
Saturday Nov 23rd, 3pm - 4:30pm
Composer, conductor, and musician David Amram leads an intimate evening of songs, stories, and readings that celebrate the creative and collaborative spirit of the Village in the late 1950s through the '70s. A fascinating and humorous raconteur who experienced the neighborhood firsthand during this time, Amram will bring to life the essence of this...
Saturday Nov 23rd, 8pm - 10:30pm
Meet the badass Brooklynites who brought us the ballot. Behind the stately facades of Brooklyn Heights’ most gracious brownstones lies the history of firebrand feminism! The wise “women of Brooklyn” were doctors, lawyers, educators and orators who made some of the foremost contributions to the Suffrage movement. Join us for a walk through their...
Saturday Nov 23rd, 1:30pm - 3pm
Since the launch of Napster in 1999, there has been a massive transformation in how we create and consume media. This class charts the waves of change over the past two decades. We’ll start by looking at the tools and technology that underpin the digital revolution. We’ll then trace what’s happened...
Monday Dec 16th, 6:30pm - 8pm
The People: Women, Houses of Worship and Burial Grounds, Recreation, and “The Bridge” We will wrap up with an analysis of the people of Staten Island. Who were the women who had an impact? Who established the houses of worship and what can we learn from studying their burial grounds? Then brace yourself for The Bridge and Staten Island:...
Saturday Nov 30th, 2pm - 4pm
"Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood?" NYC According to the Census Every ten years the Census provides a unparalleled opportunity to observe the changes in the population living in the hundreds of neighborhoods that comprise New York City. In this panel discussion, we zoom in on the most significant population shifts as indicated by recent...
Tuesday Dec 3rd, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Rice around the world is thought of as Asian. But rice is just as African as it is Asian. Oryza glaberrima was cultivated from wild rice that needed humans when the Sahara was drying. That knowledge fueled the Trans Atlantic Slave Trade where Africans were brought west. Rice dominated the United States and particularly South Carolina for two hundred...
Thursday Nov 28th, 6pm - 7:30pm
Everything that has happened in 2019 has set us up for the shift in consciousness that is underway. In the upcoming days, we will see the manifestation of that transformation, as many visionaries have predicted. This will be a landmark year, a time of personal, national, and planetary upheavals. Some of the finest astrologers and prophets from...
Friday Jan 3rd, 7pm - 9pm
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