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Life Along the Hudson: The Historic Country Estates of the Livingston Family, with Pieter Estersohn
Nov
28
6:00 PM18:00

Life Along the Hudson: The Historic Country Estates of the Livingston Family, with Pieter Estersohn

  • Arthur Satz Auditorium, New York School of Interior Design (map)
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As follow up to Pieter Estersohn’s exhibition, A Practiced Eye, Pieter will dive deep into his new book, Life Along the Hudson: The Historic Country Estates of the Livingston Family, published by Rizzoli.

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Inspired Collaboration, Bobby McAlpine and Ray Booth
Dec
12
6:00 PM18:00

Inspired Collaboration, Bobby McAlpine and Ray Booth

  • Arthur Satz Auditorium, New York School of Interior Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join renowned architect Bobby McAlpine and his interior design partner Ray Booth as they discuss the inventive and visionary logistics of making homes. The focus of this lively discussion is about the collaboration, process and practice of design all the while balancing the distinct personalities of each client.

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The Black Interior Designers Network: Breaking the Mold
Dec
19
6:00 PM18:00

The Black Interior Designers Network: Breaking the Mold

  • Arthur Satz Auditorium, New York School of Interior Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this panel discussion, founder and project manager of Kimberly & Cameron Interiors located in Atlanta, Georgia and president of the Black Interior Designer’s Network (BIDN), Keia McSwain, along with members of BIDN will share the real deal on how they’ve overcome adversity in the design industry and how their journey has led them up to where they are today.

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Behind the Scenes: Creating a Design Book with Wendy Goodman
Nov
14
6:00 PM18:00

Behind the Scenes: Creating a Design Book with Wendy Goodman

  • Arthur Satz Auditorium, New York School of Interior Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for an evening of a behind the scenes look at creating a design book during the golden age of magazines. Author, and design editor of New York magazine, Wendy Goodman, talks with art director, Aaron Garza, and photo editor, Leonor Mamanna about the collaborative process of creating, May I Come In? Discovering the World in Other People’s Houses.

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Open House Fall 2018
Oct
27
11:00 AM11:00

Open House Fall 2018

  • New York School of Interior Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

At our Open Houses, you will learn how our degree and certificate programs give you the knowledge, technical ability, and credentials you need to succeed in the world of interior design. Hear from professionals, faculty, and students; see student work; and tour our facilities. Representatives from admissions, financial aid, academic advising, and career services will be available to answer your questions.

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Michael I. and Patricia M. Sovern Lecture on Design with Architect James Polshek
Oct
11
6:00 PM18:00

Michael I. and Patricia M. Sovern Lecture on Design with Architect James Polshek

  • Arthur Satz Auditorium, New York School of Interior Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This year, the annual Michael I. and Patricia M. Sovern Lecture on Design honors Architect James Polshek. Polshek, designer, public advocate and educator, is in the sixth decade of his architectural career. In all three of these areas he has provided an inspirational template for generations of architects. In 1963 he founded James Stewart Polshek Architects, which ultimately became the internationally recognized Polshek Partnership Architects. In 2010, the partners renamed the firm Ennead Architects; Mr. Polshek is Design Counsel to Ennead Architects.

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Creating Beauty, Changing Lives: The Artisans of The Alpha Workshops
Sep
26
6:00 PM18:00

Creating Beauty, Changing Lives: The Artisans of The Alpha Workshops

  • Arthur Satz Auditorium, New York School of Interior Design (map)
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This lecture features the people behind Alpha Workshops, the nation’s only nonprofit organization providing decorative arts education and employment to at-risk youths and adults with disabilities or other vulnerabilities. Speakers include Ken Wampler, Paul Kratz, Erik Savage, and Ed Farrell.

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New Student Orientation
Sep
6
10:00 AM10:00

New Student Orientation

  • Arthur Satz Auditorium, New York School of Interior Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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Tentative agenda*


10:00 to 10:05
Greeting from the President, David Sprouls

10:05 to 10:15
Greeting from the Office of Academic Affairs, Dr. Ellen Fisher

10:15 to 10:25
Academic Advising & Disability Services, Linda Sclafani and Shell Azar
Career Services, Nansi Barrie
Counseling, Dr. Penni Morganstein

10:25 to 10:30
Portal Overview & Registration, Jennifer Melendez
                    
10:30 to 10:40
Canvas Overview, Freya van Saun

10:40 to 11:15
Academic Computing, Dan Truong and Duc Se

11:15 to 11:30
Introduction to the Library, Billy Kwan    

11:30 to 11:40
Writing Center & Peer Tutoring, Shell Azar 

11:35 to 11:45
Access, Safety & Security, Zeke Kolenovic        


11:45 to 3:00
Lunch / Photo ID’s / Financial Aid Presentation/ Travel time to Graduate Center



1:00 to 2:00
Financial Aid Presentation- required for all students receiving financial aid, Financial Aid and Financial Aid Officer


Sessions for MFA and MPS students only
 
3:00 to 4:30
MFA 1 & MFA 2, Graduate Center

The Graduate Center is located at 401 Park Avenue South at 28th Street. Please enter on Park Avenue and take the elevator to the 3rd floor. 

MPS- Lighting Design: Room 401, 70th Street
MPS- Sustainable Design: Room 405, 70th Street


If you have any questions or would like further information please email admissions@nysid.edu or call 212-472-1500, ext. 205.

*Agenda subject to change

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International Student Orientation
Sep
5
10:00 AM10:00

International Student Orientation

  • Arthur Satz Auditorium, New York School of Interior Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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We're excited to welcome all newly admitted International students! Orientation is your first chance to experience all that New York School of Interior Design has to offer you. You’ll receive valuable information to ease your transition to campus and life in New York City, as well as federal requirements to maintain your student visa status. All newly admitted International students are required to attend. Breakfast will be provided! Remember to bring your I-20, passport, and emergency contact information.

*Mandatory For New F1 Students


If you have any questions or would like further information please email admissions@nysid.edu or call 212-472-1500, ext. 205.

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Commencement 2018
May
24
11:00 AM11:00

Commencement 2018

  • NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (map)
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New York School of Interior Design Commencement Ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11AM at:
NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts
566 LaGuardia Place
New York, New York 10012

This is a ticketed event.

For questions or concerns related to commencement, please contact the Office of the Registrar, 212-472-1500, ext. 209.

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[Opening Reception] MFA Thesis & MPS Studio Projects Exhibition
May
22
6:00 PM18:00

[Opening Reception] MFA Thesis & MPS Studio Projects Exhibition

  • New York School of Interior Design, Graduate Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A range of thesis projects will be on view from graduates of the professional-level MFA-1 program and the post-professional MFA-2 program, as well as studio projects from graduates of the MPS programs in Sustainable Interior Environments, Interior Lighting Design, and Healthcare Interior Design.

NYSID Graduate Center, 401 Park Avenue South at 28th Street. By appointment only; contact 212-472-1500, ext. 405 or e-mail rsvp@nysid.edu.

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[Opening Reception] BFA Thesis Exhibition
May
21
6:00 PM18:00

[Opening Reception] BFA Thesis Exhibition

  • New York School of Interior Design, NYSID Gallery (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This exhibition features the work of NYSID BFA candidates who have completed their thesis projects in May 2017. Graduating student projects are hypothetical designs based on the adaptive reuse of existing buildings.

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Tour of Grand Central Terminal
Mar
24
10:30 AM10:30

Tour of Grand Central Terminal

  • Grand Central Terminal, Main Concourse near entrance to Track 29 (map)
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GCT is a great example of grand Beaus Arts design and planning. Inside and out the art work and planning are inspiring and relate to the grand design of this multi used facility.
On our two hour walk in and around the outside of Grand Central, we will learn about its history, art, construction, and preservation. We will visit special places like the “whispering gallery”, the “kissing gallery”, and the site of a private apartment.

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Nov
21
1:00 PM13:00

Lunch and Learn with Jon Strasser

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A LEED Accredited Professional since 2007, Jon is passionate about Humanscale's role in the Net Positive Movement, where the goal is to not only do less harm to the environment, but to create healthy, restorative and self-sustaining places to work and live. Jon has been a speaker at a number of conferences, most recently, the Central Pennsylvania GreenCon and the Delaware Valley Green Council Sustainability Symposium.


Jon Strasser, Director of Workplace Strategy at Humanscale

Jon Strasser has been with Humanscale since 1996 and has enjoyed being a part of the company's progression to a global leader in ergonomic design and workstation functionality. In his 20 years with Humanscale, Jon has served as Canadian Sales Director and North American Director of A&D. Jon's current role, Director of Workplace strategy, has him deeply involved in the design industry to better understand current trends, salient conversations and inspiring stories. In this role, Jon is committed to ensuring that the Humanscale brand remains top of mind and relevant throughout the industry. Jon has also had articles published in Contract magazine, Loft Life and Design at work. 

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