• Steven Guarnaccia

    Associate Professor of Illustration


    Steven Guarnaccia is the chair of the Illustration Program at Parsons The New School for Design. He is a former art director of the New York Times Op-Ed page, and his illustrations have appeared in books and magazines, on greeting cards for the Museum of Modern Art, on watches for Swatch, and as murals for Disney Cruise Lines. His books include Michele De Lucchi (Corraini, 2010), The Three Little Pigs (Harry N. Abrams 2010) and Goldilocks and the Three Bears: A Tale Moderne (Harry N. Abrams, 2000), which introduce children to modern architecture and design. Guarnaccia is the author of Black and White (Chronicle, 2002) and co-author with Steven Heller of School Days (Abbeville, 1992) and Designing for Children (Watson-Guptill Publications, 1994). He has had solo shows in New York, Milan, and Toronto. His drawings for the exhibition Achille Castiglioni: Design! at the Museum of Modern Art were published as a book by Corraini Editore. Guarnaccia has received numerous honors from AIGA, the New York Art Directors Club, the Society of Publication Designers, and other professional organizations and was a Hallmark Fellow of the Aspen Design Conference.

    Current Courses:

    Core Seminar 2D

    Experimental Children's Book

    Pictozine (Spring 2021)

    Senior Thesis 1