Fashion Culture programs are organized by The Museum at FIT to provide new perspectives
on the culture of fashion.
Programs are free unless otherwise indicated. Reservations are required for all events, as space is limited.
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Tuesday, June 7 | 6pm
Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
Fred P. Pomerantz Art and Design Center
Join Paris-based designer Pierre Hardy and MFIT curator Colleen Hill for an exciting conversation about Hardy's prosperous career. Hardy has been creative director of the Women’s and Men’s shoe collections at Hermès since 1990 and collaborated with Nicolas Ghesquière during his time at Balenciaga. Hardy created his own fashion house in 1999 and last year was appointed a Knight of the Legion of Honor by the French state.
Wednesday, May 4 | 10:30 am - SOLD OUTFashion & Textile History Gallery
Denim: Fashion’s Frontier explores the multifaceted history of denim and its relationship with high fashion. The exhibition features more than 70 objects—from work wear to haute couture—all from the museum’s permanent collection, and many of which have never before been on view.
Talk and Tours begin in the museum lobby. Reservations are required.