Accepted Students Day 2016
Over 500 aspiring and enrolled students and their parents visited our campus on Accepted Students Day, making it a grand success. Students met their future classmates and faculty and got a first-hand experience of student life on campus. Our super speaker line-up included Raghavendra Rathore, leading Indian fashion designer and Alumnus at Parsons School of Design, Kamal Sagar, Chairman and Founder - Total Environment, Bangalore, Satish Gokhale, Director - Design Directions, Pune, Amee Khambati, Director - Rivet Design Studio, Bangalore, and Ashwini Deshpande Founder Director & Practice Head - Elephant Design, Pune, who gave the students a firsthand experience on what it takes to be a designer and wished them luck for their journey in design.
Student Trip to Auroville
Students of the Product Design and Communication Design Second year visited the Ecological Spiritual Township of Auroville. They experimented with Bamboo Furniture, Musical Instrument Making, Handmade Paper production and Raku Pottery through workshops conducted by the respective hubs in Auroville.
Shivan and Naresh
Designer duo, Shivan and Narresh highlighted points on their lifestyle swimwear brand focusing more on what women wear after their wedding. Students were given inputs on communication, illustration and target market.
#DecodeFashion with #LoveAndOtherBugs was filled with talks on Fashion Communication, Blogging & more! Students were introduced to the concept of how to make a blog, generating original content and finding their niche through an interactive workshop on the weekend.
To acknowledge the spirit and cheer of Christmas, ISDI Parsons Mumbai celebrated its first ever Secret Santa hosted by the students.
Study Trip to Munnar
Faculty of Fashion Design organized a study tour for students to Munnar where students were asked to put together a collection of keepsakes from their past that they felt a sense of nostalgia towards in the form of notes, photographs, drawings and tear sheets which they used as form for their batik. They also learnt paper making and saw the entire process of tea making.
Study Trip to Ahmedabad
The Interior Design study trip was organized such that the students had a rich and varied experience of Ahmedabad. The students were exposed to all these various aspects of the city. They also visited studios of local designers and architects. They spent 5 intense and focused days in the city studying these buildings and drawing, sketching and engaging in discussions.
Shazzle fashion show
Students recently showcased Shazia Naik's Shazzle work as they walked for her new capsule collection 'Aqua', inspired by waves at a recent event at ISDI Parsons Mumbai.
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ISDI at the forefront of Make In India Week
ISDI Parsons Mumbai was proud to be the Lead Partner of the India Design Show at the Make in India Week. During the Week, ISDI, along with National Institute of Design (NID), India Design Council (IDC) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) presented India Design Show, a comprehensive showcase of Indian design prowess and a platform that brought together a myriad manifestations of design as a unified force to the people and industry which was inaugurated by Honorable Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi.
Creating an inimitable environment of vibrancy & activity, Mumbai is the undoubted capital for fashion and flagship trends. At the heart of this city, ISDI perfectly matches the beat, with ground-breaking work in design, innovation, fashion & communication. With every detail of your future planned out through our curriculum, you can assure yourself of an education like no other!