Friday, December 26, 2014

Parsons cancels its workshop with Galliano

The New School of Design has axed its four-day workshop for students with fashion designer John Galliano.

Parsons cancels its workshop with Galliano

FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2007 file photo, fashion designer John Galliano appears at the end of the presentation of the Christian Dior fall-winter 2007/2008 ready to wear collection in Paris. Galliano is planning to teach a master class some time this spring at Parsons The New School of Design in New York. The college said in a statement Monday, April 22, 2013, that the workshop will allow students to have a ìfrank conversationî with Galliano. Galliano was the creative director at Christian Dior when he was fired in 2011 for making anti-Semitic comments, a crime in France. He is currently involved in a lawsuit against his former employer.  (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere, File, File)
FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2007 file photo, fashion designer John Galliano appears at the end of the presentation of the Christian Dior fall-winter 2007/2008 ready to wear collection in Paris. Galliano is planning to teach a master class some time this spring at Parsons The New School of Design in New York. The college said in a statement Monday, April 22, 2013, that the workshop will allow students to have a ìfrank conversationî with Galliano. Galliano was the creative director at Christian Dior when he was fired in 2011 for making anti-Semitic comments, a crime in France. He is currently involved in a lawsuit against his former employer. (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere, File, File) AP

The New School of Design has axed its four-day workshop for students with fashion designer John Galliano.

In a statement released by Parsons, the school shared that it canceled its workshop after both parties could not reach an agreement on what the "candid discussion" would entail.

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