Tag Archives: MFIT

Boots: The Height of Fashion

This coming Tuesday will mark the opening of the exhibition Boots: The Height of Fashion, curated by the students of our program in collaboration with the Museum at FIT. The exhibition will feature twenty pairs of women’s boots from the Museum’s permanent collection, … Continue reading

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Fashion and Technology at the MFIT

Ariele Elia, graduate of our program and contributor to this blog, co-curated along side Emma McClendon, the recent exhibition Fashion and Technology at the MFIT History Gallery. The exhibition opened on December 4 and will run through May 8, 2013. Here is the … Continue reading

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Designer Highlight: Zoran

Have you heard of Zoran? No? One gets the feeling he prefers it that way. Zoran (pronounced ZOR-run) Ladicorbic, known by his first name, doesn’t advertise. He doesn’t have a biography on Oxford Art Online. He has no website to … Continue reading

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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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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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Upcoming exhibitions at MFIT

It’s almost time for the annual exhibition curated by the graduates of our programs in conjunction with MFIT. The exhibition, titled, Youthquake! The 1960s Fashion Revolution, will open March 6. It will include more than thirty garments, accessories, and videos, and will feature … Continue reading

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Exhibition Review: Daphne Guinness

By Fiona Tedds ‘I don’t do event dressing, because every day is an event.’ Daphne Guinness.  In a world where the art of getting dressed is often overlooked, it is thrilling to know that so long as people like Daphne … Continue reading

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Exhibition: Daphne Guinness

Daphne Guinness Museum at FIT, Special Exhibitions Gallery September 16, 2011 – January 7, 2012 While there have been many exhibitions devoted to great fashion designers, only a few have focused on individual women of style. Yet certain singular women … Continue reading

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Interview with Clare Sauro, curator of the Drexel Historic Costume Collection

We are happy to bring you this interview by Ariele Elia, a recent graduate of the program, with alumna Clare Sauro. Sauro is curator of the Drexel Historic Costume Collection at the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design. … Continue reading

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Vivienne Westwood, 1980-89, opens March 8th

This is a reminder that tomorrow is the opening of the exhibition Vivienne Westwood, 1980-89 which was organized and curated by the graduate students of our program. To read more about it, click here.

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