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Upcoming Exhibition

pink leather ballerina pointe-style shoes

Opening February 11, Ballerina: Fashion’s Modern Muse will illustrate the rise and subsequent influence of classical ballet and ballerinas on high fashion from the early 1930s to the late 1970s.

See all current exhibitions.

Upcoming Exhibition

full length long sleeve blue-violet sequin dress

Organized by graduate students in FIT’s Fashion and Textile Studies program, Eleanor Lambert: Empress of Seventh Avenue will explore Eleanor Lambert's tireless work in establishing New York as an international fashion capital, while simultaneously pioneering the profession of fashion publicist. Opens March 3!

MFIT on the Road

ivory flight suit with NIRVANA embroidered in gold and brown on pockets

Visiting London? Check out the Victoria and Albert Museum's Cars exhibition. MFIT loaned this flight suit and hood ensemble to the show. Learn more.

Fashion Culture Programs

Cover of Dapper Dan Made in Harlem A Memoir by Daniel R. Day features Dapper Dan posing in window
The Museum at FIT is proud to present a new semester of public programming free to the public. With programs celebrating African-American ballerinas and conversations with fashion designers such as Dapper Dan and Prabal Gurung, you don't want to miss an event. Register today!