Tag Archives: Costume Design

Symposium: Modes of Modernity

  We are so thrilled about the topic of this year’s annual symposium organized by the students of FIT’s MA program Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice. The students will explore modernity and modernism in 20th century fashion in eleven … Continue reading

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Tomorrow at Brooklyn Museum

1920s Style with Lisa Padovani, Kyle Ericksen, and Jan Reeder Thursday, Janaury 12, 7 p.m. In this discussion, inspired by the styles featured in the exhibition Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties, fashion photographer Kyle Ericksen,Boardwalk Empire (HBO) costume designer … Continue reading

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On Costumes and Credits

Check out this interesting interview with Black Swan costume designer Amy Westcott, surrounding the controversy over Rodarte’s contribution to the film’s costumes. The interview raises the question of who should be credited (and how) when a well- known fashion designer collaborates with … Continue reading

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