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The Museum at FIT often loans objects from its permanent collections to other institutions
for use in exhibitions. Watch this space for venues featuring MFIT on the road.
Over its short 130-year history, the car has become one of the most loved, contested
and influential innovations in the world. It has revolutionised manufacturing, transformed
how we move, forever changing our cities, environment and economies. This exhibition
looks at the role of the car in shaping the world we live in today.
The Museum at FIT loaned this object to Cars: Accelerating The Modern World.Victoria and Albert Museum
Flight suit and hood, rayon, c. 1913, USA, P94.9.1,
The Museum at FIT loaned two objects to Studio 54: Night Magic
. This exhibition traces the radiant history, social politics, and trailblazing aesthetics
of the most iconic nightclub of all time. Behind the velvet rope, partygoers of all
backgrounds and lifestyles could come together for nights of music, dazzling lights,
and the popular song and dance “The Hustle.”
Brooklyn Museum of Art
Larry LeGaspi, two-piece ensemble, leather, 1979,
USA, 2000.108.1, Gift of Valerie LeGaspi.