Abercrombie & Fitch is coming to FIT's Job and Internship Fair - October 30 in Great Hall
A&F is coming to the FIT Fall 2014 Job and Internship Fair on October 30th from 11:00am - 2:30pm at John E. Reeves Great Hall. FIT Alum- Leanne Guaneri will be there to share her experience at A&F as an Assistant Designer. The team will outline A&F's full-time and internship opportunities in Apparel Design, Technical Design, Graphic Design and Print/Pattern Design.
Artspeak Lecture: Abigail Deville
Hosted by ARTSpeak, this lecture will take place on Friday, October 24, 1:30-2:30pm in the Katie Murphy Amphitheater
Abigail DeVille received her MFA from Yale University in 2011 and her BFA from FIT in 2007. She has exhibited a growing constellation of site-specific installations in the United States and Europe. Her most recent exhibitions include Material Histories at the Studio Museum in Harlem (2014); Outside the Lines at the Contemporary Art Museum Houston (2014); Invisible Men: Beyond the Veil, Galerie Michel Rein, Paris (2013); and the Future Generation Art Prize at the 55th Venice Biennale (2013). Her work has been written about in New York Magazine, The New York Times, and Artforum.com. Ms. DeVille is a 2012 Joan Mitchell Foundation grant recipient and is a 2014-15 fellow at The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University.
FIT's 3D Printing FabLab - Thursday October 23rd at 1pm, the 6th Floor of the Goodman Center
Disruptive Luxury - 3D Printing for Fashion and Luxury Goods
Designer Francis Bitonti presented 3D printing for the fashion industry in the Katie Murphy Amphitheater on October 16 at 5:30pm. His 3D trademark process merges cutting edge digital design and manufacturing technologies.BFA Fair - October 2, 1:00pm - Great Hall
The BFA Fair, that took place on Thursday, October 1 in the Great Hall, was held for all students to come and gather information about the many departments in Art and Design, as well as receive advice regarding Academic Advisement and the Admissions Process.
No Impact Week 2014
FIT hosted a full week of activities related to Sustainability. It ran from Sunday, September 14 to Friday, September 19.
Assistant Dean Sass Brown hosted a four-day series of lectures, discussions, site visits, and hands-on workshops focusing on sustainability and technology in fashion and textiles. The Summer Institute ran from June 16 to June 19, 2014.
Sandra Markus, associate professor of Fashion Design is successfully hosted the 7th Annual Digital Spa Maker Camp for Art and Design Faculty. Please contact Sandra Markus about all information regarding the Maker Movement here at FIT.
Graduating Student Exhibition
The Art & Design Graduating Student Exhibition ran from May 7 - May 22, 2014.
Behance Presentation for Students
Jenn Godbout hosted a Behance Presentation for Students seeking to use Behance for professional and personal branding. The event took place on March 27, 2014 in the Katie Murphy Amphitheater.