Project New York will be held July 22 to 24.
Knowles told the room how being bullied for wearing capri pants inspired her to be the artist she is today.
More than 300 graduate collections are being exhibited at a three-day festival, open to the public, hosted by the school.
To encourage exchange between disciplines, the project was open to students in various areas of the school, from fashion design to business.
The winner of the talent contest will be announced on May 21 at the 70th Parsons Benefit Event.
During next month’s Salone del Mobile in Milan, the “Waste No More” installation will be on view in Ventura Centrale’s vaulted tunnels.
Gucci’s president and chief executive officer and Farfetch’s founder and ceo will be saluted for their leadership and innovation and their commitment to sustainability.
The city’s fashion scene is “booming,” according to Lv Xiaolei.
The Illinois-born Norell began designing costumes at Paramount Pictures in Astoria, N.Y., before staking his claim in the American fashion landscape on Seventh Avenue.
After the discussion, guests were encouraged to check out the “Is Fashion Modern?” exhibition in the galleries above.
A Heartwear pop-up shop is being planned for the Paris gallery to highlight the work of artisans who are trying to create sustainable businesses.
The old rules of shopping are breaking down and the old-fashioned geography is next.