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Innovation Center

Labs, Shops, and Studios

Design Lab

2 W 13th St, 10th Floor   •   Open 11am to 7pm All days
Open to: all New School students

Open Risograph Orientations

Monday the 24th at 3pm

Tuesday the 25th at 12pm

Wednesday the 26th at 3pm

Thursday the 27th at 12pm


Open Vinyl Cutter Orientations

Thursday the 27th at 3pm

Friday the 28th at 12pm


New times will be posted for the following weeks Every Friday

All Orientations end on October 31st On Halloween Night

The Design Lab (formerly known as the Graphics Lab) is a digital production space and hub for student interaction and collaboration. The lab provides access to design tools, software and printing services designed around the needs of the curriculum, such as the Adobe Creative Suite. Other the laser and inkjet printers we have to offer, we also have specialty machines like the Risograph printers, vinyl cutter, flatbed cutter, roll scanner, UV Printer. We specialize in commercial booklet production with various binding methods.

This is also the only lab that allows you to bring your own paper stock. The lab does not provide any paper to students or faculty.

For questions, consultations and making reservations for equipment, email the Design Lab. Please contact us at least two or more days in advance of when you need to use the lab.

100pg per day for laserjet printers (50pg double-sided)
20pg per day for inkjet printers (10pg double-sided)
10pg per day for inkjet plotter prints larger than 17in x 20in (5pg double-sided)

Equipment that have been relocated are as follows :

Wacom Cintiqs – Moved to the 5th floor of the 66 West 13th building (to access them go down to the ERC (basement of the same building)  first to check out a cintiq pen)

Dragon Frame Set up – Moved to the 4th of the 2 west 13th street building (to access them go down to the ERC (see above)  first to check out the camera kit)

Mini Photography Station – Alternative to this service is at the ERC as well.

The Tajima Embroidery Machine –  TBA.

Related Equipment and Tools

• Wacom Tablet

• B&W LaserJet Printer

• Color LaserJet Printer

• Desktop Inkjet Printer

• Inkjet Plotter

• Risograph Printer

• Vinyl Cutter

• Vinyl Printer

• Graphtec FC2250-120 Large Flatbed Cutter

• Photo Scanner

• Colortrac SmartLF SG 44 Wide Format Scanner

• Roland VersaUV LEF-200 UV Printer