Dior + Balenciaga: The Kings of Couture and Their Legacies June 1, 2022 - November 6, 2022
Current Exhibition
June 1 - November 6, 2022
Dior + Balenciaga: The Kings of Couture and Their Legacies
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The Most Fashionable Museum in New York City

Best known for its innovation and award-winning exhibitions, the museum has a permanent collection of more than 50,000 garments and accessories dating from the eighteenth century  to the present.

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The museum is excited to announce our redesigned online collections, featuring a new search and discovery experience and the addition of more than 2,300 exhibition images.

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Get inspired by the museum's current and upcoming exhibitions! Dior + Balenciaga is now open!

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The 2022 Couture Council Luncheon

MFIT will honor Maria Grazia Chiuri, creative director of women’s haute couture, ready-to-wear, and accessories collections for Dior, with its Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion on Sept 7.

Watch Past Programs

Most of our past Fashion Culture events are available for on-demand viewing.

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Read about Elena Pérez-Ardá López, a Fulbright Fellow for the Education and Public Programs Department. "It has been a great experience so far to learn how The Museum at FIT functions in comparison to other Spanish institutions I have worked with. I am learning and enjoying every minute of it!"

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Elena Pérez-Ardá López

The Museum at FIT has re-opened to visitors with NEW HOURS! Admission is always free. Please navigate to our Visit webpage for information about Covid protocols for entrance, as well as hours and directions.

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