Monthly Archives: March 2012

Interview with the curators of Youthquake! The 1960s Fashion Revolution- Part II

Welcome to the part-two of our interview with Cassidy Zachary and Tracy Jenkins, curators of the exhibition Youthquake! The 1960s Fashion Revolution , open now through April 7 at the Museum at FIT. check out part one here. Keren Ben Horin: Can you talk a bit … Continue reading

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Then & Now

(left) Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) Judith mit dem Haupt Holofernes (Judith with the head Holofernes), 1901. Oil on Canvas. (right) Dress by Tim Rhys-Evans, photo by Martha Boxley. Pigeons & Peacocks, issue 4. via Laura McLaws Helms, http://instagr.am/p/IXlh7wMg-y/

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Interview with the curators of Youthquake! The 1960s Fashion Revolution- Part I

The exhibition Youthquake! The 1960s Fashion Revolution , open now through April 7, is a collaboration between the students of our program and the Museum at FIT. Last week I sat down with curators Cassidy Zachary and Tracy Jenkins to talk about how … Continue reading

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Then & Now

(left) Twiggy in Yves Saint Laurent, Vogue, March 15, 1967, photographer: Bert Stern. (right) “Drama Queen,” W Magazine, April 2012, Karlie Kloss in Marni, photographer: Craig McDean, styling: Lori Goldstein.

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March Treasure of The Month- André Studios

I am especially thrilled to introduce this month’s treasure, as I was one the many who worked on this wonderful project. This is a collaboration between the Picture Collection of The New York Public Library  and FIT’s Special Collections. It … Continue reading

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Then&Now

  (left) Balenciaga single seam wedding dress, 1967; (right) “Good Kate, Bad Kate,” Kate Moss, photographed by Steven Klein, W Magazine March 2012.

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Joaquin Sorolla and the Glory of Spanish Dress at the Queen Sofia Spanish Institute

If you haven’t seen it yet, tomorrow will be your last chance to see the beautiful exhibition Joaquin Sorolla and the Glory of Spanish Dress at the Queen Sofia Spanish Institute. Our Jill Hemingway was there and here is her report: The … Continue reading

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