Art and Design Gallery

The exhibition space showcases the work of students, faculty, and distinguished alumni, as well as invited guest artists.


The Art and Design Gallery is open from 9 am until 5 pm, seven days per week. The gallery is located at the northwest corner of Seventh Avenue and West 27th Street.

detail of painting by Susan Daykin
February 9 – March 3, 2024

The Colorful Influence of Susan Daykin

This exhibition features artworks by Sue Daykin, as well as commemorates her 51 years of service at FIT.

Sue's contribution to the Fine Arts program and her impact on students cannot be expressed in words. Her works are displayed alongside those of her present and past students from the Fine Arts program, as well as guest artists who have inspired her artistic journey.


detail of branding graphics from Squishable
March 11 – 27, 2024

The Design Of Comfort

Discover the transformative power of Squishables in The Design of Comfort Exhibition, where cuddly companions go beyond mere playthings. The exhibition recognizes how plush toys become essential tools in coping with anxiety, stress, grief, and isolation. Join us for an enchanting journey celebrating the profound impact of Squishables on mental well-being and the unexpected joy and comfort they bring in challenging times.

dress on form AAS 2023 exhibit
December 7, 2023 – January 31, 2024

Postmodernism: Irony and Contradiction: AAS Fall 2023 

In the AAS Fall 2023 exhibition, students celebrated the eclectic and subversive spirit of the movement by focusing on the ironic and contradictory aspects in particular, deconstructing the notion of “good” and “bad” taste, and “high” and “low” fashion.


Art and Design Gallery

227 West 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
(212) 217-4683