ďIt is an honor to be the recipient of the 2014 Couture Council Award. I have great admiration for The Museum at FIT because it is a link between fashion, culture and the rich history of our industry," Herrera said.
With a high school diploma or a General Equivalency Diploma (GED), you can apply to any of FITís associate degree programs. Some students with credits or a degree from another college may be eligible to apply directly to a bachelor's degree program.
Whether you are a beginner or professional, our programs provide vital skills for career changers, executives, entrepreneurs, and small-business owners, and industry groups, and serious hobbyists, in areas such as fashion business, design, computer technology, and marketing.
The Museum at FITís exhibition explores the relationship between two great art forms. Designs by Schiaparelli, Saint Laurent, Rei Kawakubo, Christian Louboutin, and Rick Owen are among works on view. MORE
SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS
Undergraduate and graduate business students create and evaluate fragrances in FITís professional-level studio, the only one of its kind on a US college campus. Learn more HERE and HERE.
Illustration students used concrete as a canvas for Chalk! FIT, creating colorful and playful works on the Pomerantz Art and Design Center, to the delight of passersby on Seventh Avenue.
SUSTAINABILITY IS BEAUTIFUL
Textile Development and Marketing students created the FIT Rooftop Natural Dye Garden to grow plants that yield environmentally friendly natural dyes. The project was selected for presentation at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative University conference. MORE HERE and HERE
Day and night, students come and go in the David Dubinsky Student Center, where there's always lots to doóactivities, clubs, grabbing a meal or a snack, or hanging out with friends. MORE