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FIT reveals culture of denim

FIT reveals culture of denim

By Sophie Shaw, Staff Writer

December 2, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

The Museum at FIT opens their newest exhibit Denim: Fashion's Frontier.

Staging happiness in Soviet art at the Jewish Museum

Staging happiness in Soviet art at the Jewish Museum

By Daria Butler, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Soviet photographers played a large role in documenting the radically changing political environment of the early 20th century. The Jewish Museum shares these photos in the multimedia gallery, "The Power of Pictures."

The Weekend: March 6-8

By Nina Jang, Deputy Features Editor

March 5, 2015


Filed under Features

Welcome in March with a memorable weekend with some Sinatra, Björk, and Klimt.

This Weekend: Feb. 6 to 8

This Weekend: Feb. 6 to 8

By Tiffanie Hwang, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2015


Filed under Features

Don’t let the chilly weather and snowfall keep you locked up indoors this weekend.

FIT exhibit connects dance, fashion

By Sophie Lewis, Contributing Writer

October 1, 2014


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

FIT's latest exhibition explores the collaboration between fashion and dance.

Top 5 underrated NYC museums to explore

Top 5 underrated NYC museums to explore

February 6, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Features

Some of the greatest museums in New York City are not the big-name tourist attractions. Visitors love the MOMA and the Museum of Natural History, but this semester, expand your education by grabbing some friends and checking out some of these smaller, under-the-radar museums.  The Cloisters ...

Exhibit highlights modern fashion inspired by folk

Exhibit highlights modern fashion inspired by folk

February 5, 2014


Filed under Features

Jean yu via fashionandfolkart.tumblr.comThe world of fashion has once again collaborated with another artistic medium through the American Folk Art Museum’s latest exhibit, “Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art,” displaying a mix of hit-or-miss garments. With an innovative concept, a showcas...

Tim Gunn, Valerie Steele together in conversation at Brooklyn Museum

Tim Gunn, Valerie Steele together in conversation at Brooklyn Museum

January 31, 2014


Filed under Features

Sitting pristinely in his dapper suit, Tim Gunn shared some conversational words of wisdom with fashion studies pioneer Valerie Steele at the Brooklyn Museum on Thursday, Jan. 30. Gunn and Steele’s “In Conversation” event provided an inside look into the reality that is the fashion world, discussing the th...

Innovative mirror art gallery from Gallatin alum to be displayed

Innovative mirror art gallery from Gallatin alum to be displayed

April 1, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, Features

Visual artist Patrick Specchio has transformed a Brooklyn condominium into a place for self-exploration. The exhibit is titled “Art in Translation: Selfie, The 20/20 Experience.” Visitors access the exhibit by entering the apartment lobby and taking the elevator one flight down to the basement....

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