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Pratt has been ranked #7 among the world’s top colleges in art and design by QS (@topunis), whose annual rankings are based on the academic reputation, employer reputation, and research...

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Join Pratt School of Art and @prattphotography for the latest artist lecture series featuring photographers @ruddyroye and @jamelshabazz in conversation with @sarahelizabethlewis1 on...

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“Against All Odds,” a panel discussion with leading women in the graphic design industry, will bring together esteemed designers @carlyayres, @njenworks, @ellenlupton, and @tracy_ma...

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Samantha Hunt, Professor of Writing in Pratt’s School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has been named a finalist for the @penfaulkner Award for Fiction for her 2017 book, ‘The Dark...

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Spring is in the (h)air Julia Stanton, BFA Photography '19, proves that flowers for spring will never go out of style. . . . @juliastantoncreative #prattinstitute #pratt...

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#PrattResearchPower kicks off on March 29 with a celebration of the innovative research, ideas, and scholarship taking place every day at Pratt. This free event will include presentations...

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The Municipal Arts Society of New York (@mas_nyc) recently invited President Bronet to speak at its 125th Anniversary event where she discussed Pratt's impact on Brooklyn and beyond. . . . Images...

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Last night, a team of talented Interior Design students debuted their unique tabletop display for @diffanational’s annual “Dining by Design” fundraiser. Their work, titled ‘The...

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Winter Storm Toby (or, shall we say, Dalí) sparked a bit of creativity on our Brooklyn campus. Have any snow day art you’d like to share? Use the #PrattSnowDayCreations hashtag to...

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Pratt will honor New York-based designer Gabriela Hearst (@gabrielahearst) with the Pratt Fashion Visionary Award at “Pratt Shows: Fashion | Diversiform” on May 3, 2018. Hearst...

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All classes, activities, and offices on our Brooklyn and Manhattan campuses will be closed tomorrow, March 21, due to the winter storm. Please visit www.pratt.edu for more up-to-date...

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Happy first day of spring! With snow in the forecast this week for New York, we’ll be dreaming of warmer weather and seeing students work outside on our beautiful Brooklyn campus...

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Join @PrattCSDS for the 8th annual Sustainability Crash Course on March 24 for in-depth presentations, panel discussions, and workshops led by various members of the Pratt community....

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Join @prattphotography for an evening with photographer Sam Contis and art history doctoral candidate Adrianna Campbell on March 21 as part of the Spring 2018 Lectures series. Contis,...

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There’s nothing better than golden hour at Pratt ✨ Thank you Onnicha Chanthanuraks (@onnicha.oom), BFA Photography ‘19, for this great photo! . . . @onnicha.oom @prattphotography...

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Jewelry is much more than a trinket or accessory. Jewelry represents stories of cultural heritage and uniqueness, the deeper relationship of the work to the body, the interconnection...

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Join @PrattAlumni for an opportunity to exchange career tips and advice, network with alumni, and learn from industry leaders at the Alumni + Student Business Card Exchange on March...

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How much cardboard does one consume in a year? Shirley Yuen (@shirleyuen16), BArch ’19, and a team of students set to find out in a recent Interior Design 202 class project. The finished...

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Winter Storm Skylar is bringing the snow back to campus ❄️ We hope you’re spending Spring Break somewhere warm and sunny! . . . #prattinstitute #pratt #prattsnow #campuslife #springbreak...

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Did you hear? College Factual (@collegefactual) has ranked Pratt’s programs as some of the top in the nation in the General Architecture and Design, Applied Arts, and Film, Video,...

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“When creating this ‘Black Panther’-inspired look, the first thing that popped into my head was my muse: my Mom,” says senior Tolulope Aremu, BFA Fashion Design ’18. A look...

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Do you want to build a snowman? Your opportunities may be dwindling. Alumnus and @newyorkermag cartoonist Bob Eckstein (@bob_eckstein), BFA Communications Design ’85, shares insights...

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“I’m honored to be one of the many women at Pratt in leadership positions. It is a priority for me to build both trust and communities of forward-thinking colleagues who aim to...

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All classes, activities, and offices on our Brooklyn and Manhattan campuses will be closed today, March 7, due to Winter Storm Quinn. Stay safe and enjoy the snow day! Share your pictures...

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Join the Fine Arts Department (@prattfineart) for an evening with Brooklyn-based artist and writer Jill Magid as part of the Visiting Artists Lecture Series. Magid, an artist known...

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Five students and recent graduates have been announced as semifinalists for this year’s Fulbright U.S. Student Program (@the_fulbright_program). Their applications include projects...

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Alumnus and legendary movie poster designer Bill Gold, Illustration ’40, is the mastermind behind the famous ‘Casablanca,’ ‘A Clockwork Orange,’ and ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’...

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“Data through Design,” an art exhibition showcasing works based on open data, offers a visual perspective on datasets describing the ins and outs of life in New York. The exhibition...

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“Albers, Lustig Cohen, Tissi, 1958-2018” explores the work of three influential women artist-designers and their mark on 20th century art and graphic design. Ranging in medium from...

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Pratt Exhibitions (@prattexhibits) features work of faculty in the “Foundation Faculty Exhibition 2018,” now on view at The Rubelle and Norman Schafler Gallery through March 8....

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Black History is Pratt History, and this month we’ve enjoyed reflecting on Pratt’s past, celebrating our present, and look forward to the accomplishments of our future alumni. Don't...

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Pratt is celebrating #BAPBlackHistory Month with a pop-up exhibition on Wednesday, February 28! Stop by the Design Center Gallery on the Brooklyn campus from 12-5PM for a visual presentation...

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Did you know alumna Xenobia Bailey, B.F.A. Industrial Design ’77, is a fine artist, designer, and fiber artists whose colorful mosaic installations can be found at the 34th Street...

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Pratt’s Foundation program, an integral curriculum for first-year students, has evolved to prepare students for the 21st century and beyond. The Institute’s maker-centered tradition...

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“I’ve been having the time of my life,” says alumnus Jeremy Scott, BFA Fashion Design '95, of his work and legacy as the creative director of @moschino. Scott spoke with @britishvogue...

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Scott Santoro, Adjunct Professor of Communications Design, details the unique features of the specially designed logo for this year’s @olympics in PyeongChang in our latest Faculty...

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Alumna Sarah Louise Delany, Normal Household Science ’18, was a pioneering female African-American professional during the post-Reconstruction South and the Harlem Renaissance. Delany,...

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Alumna and internationally recognized poet Mahogany L. Browne, M.F.A. Writing ’16, challenges the conditioning of society in the newly released “Black Girl Magic.” Browne crafts...

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Spring, is that you? We hope you enjoyed the warm weather on campus today! . . . #prattinstitute #pratt #campuslife #warmweather #spring2018 #60degrees

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James von Klemperer of Kohn Pederson Fox Associates (@kohnpedersenfox) will discuss “The Multi-Layered City," a look at his work and recent projects, as part of the annual Syrop Lecture...

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Did you know that alumnus and adjunct professor Rodney Leon, B.Arch. ’92, designed the permanent memorial titled “The Ark of Return” at the United Nations (@unitednations) headquarters...

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Pratt Young Alumni (PYA) is a new, global network within the greater #PrattAlumni community that is composed of recent grads from the last 10 years (currently 2007-2017). Alumni—who...

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Anyone care for some tea? Industrial Design student Lane Samata has you covered. . . . @lanesamata @pratt_sod #prattinstitute #pratt #prattindustrialdesign #industrialdesign...

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Alumnus and artist Ellsworth Kelly’s final work and only building, “Austin,” is a place for viewers to “rest your eyes, rest your mind.” The work opens to the public this...

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Librarian, civil rights activist, and alumna Cynthia Jenkins, Library Sciences ’66, was the first African American woman from Southeast Queens to be elected to the New York State...

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Alumnus Derrick Adams (@derrickadamsny), B.F.A. ‘96, is a multidisciplinary artist whose most recent work titled “Derrick Adams: Sanctuary” reflects the plight of working-class...

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Congratulations Kehinde Wiley (@kehindewiley) for your inspiring portrait of Barack Obama for the National Portrait Gallery! Wiley, an esteemed artist and contemporary portrait painter,...