Past Student / Faculty Exhibitions2013-14 Exhibitions
March 3 Ė April 4, 2015
Lauren Bacall: The Look was a celebration of the film and theater starís unique style. Bacallís own garments took the spotlight in this exhibition, which also explored her relationships with fashion designers who dressed her, including Marc Bohan, Pierre Cardin, Norman Norell, Yves Saint Laurent, and Emanuel Ungaro. Students in the Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice MA program in FITís School of Graduate Studies collaborated with MFIT to present 12 items from a collection of 700 that Bacall donated to the museum in 22 gifts, between 1968 and 1986. Learn more.
January 24 Ė February 7, 2015
This exhibition of multimedia projects was initiated by faculty from the Fashion Institute of Technology's School of Art and Design and brought together student artwork from FIT, Gachon University in South Korea, and Kun Shan University in Taiwan. Visiting Professor Chang Soo Kimís work was also showcased.
October 4 Ė December 13, 2014
ESC: Digital Artworks by C. J. Yeh investigated and illustrated the life, career, and thoughts of Art & Design faculty member C. J. Yeh, and looked at how the digital revolution has resulted in a new cultural paradigm centered on social networking. The exhibition included artworks from four different bodies of work: CJ Was Here, a series of conceptual mixed-media art; De-Purpose, a series of interactive installations; Equals, a series of net art (artworks using the Internet as its primary medium or platform); and vWare 1.0, a series of visual software programs inspired by literature.