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The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology is the only museum in New York City dedicated solely to the art of fashion. Come and see our award-winning exhibitions, which have been described by Roberta Smith in The New York Times as "ravishing."
The Museum at FIT presents its eighteenth academic symposium, Fashion, Science, and Exploration. This daylong event explores the impact of scientific thought on fashion in conjunction with two current MFIT exhibitions Expedition: Fashion from the Extreme and Force of Nature. Speakers will delve into the influence of thinkers such as Charles Darwin, the history of exploration, the social implications of fur, and how environmental concerns ar... Read more