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Fashion Symposium: Paris, Capital of Fashion

October 18 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Small Landmarks: Reflecting, 1995, © David LaChapelle.

Paris, Capital of Fashion will be The Museum at FIT’s 22nd academic symposium. The one-day event will explore what it means for a city to be deemed a “fashion capital” and why Paris is generally considered the most prestigious and competitive fashion capital in the world.

Speakers will include Miren Arzalluz, director, the Palais Galliera, Musée de la Mode de la Ville de Paris; Christopher Breward, director of collection and research, National Galleries of Scotland; Nancy L. Green, director of studies, Centre de Recherches Historiques; Dr. Valerie Steele, director of MFIT and curator of the exhibition Paris, Capital of Fashion; and others.

The symposium and all Fashion Culture events are free, but registration is required; register online here, call (212) 217-4585, or email [email protected].

The symposium will also be livestreamed.

This event is open to the public. 

Details

Date:
October 18
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Website:
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Venue

Haft Theater
Marvin Feldman Center
New York City, NY 10001 United States

Organizer

The Museum at FIT
Phone:
212 217.4585
Email:
museuminfo@fitnyc.edu
Website:
fitnyc.edu/museum