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Marvin Feldman Center, Ninth Floor, Fashion Institute of Technology
New York City , NY United States

May 2019

Annual Fashion and Textile Studies Research Symposium: Clothing as Craft: People, Process, Product

May 11 at 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Robert Lagary Board Room, Marvin Feldman Center, Ninth Floor, Fashion Institute of Technology
New York City , NY United States

Craft in clothing has been used to solidify communities and identities for millennia, emphasizing tradition, promoting resistance and social change, or purely serving as a structure for creating art. In what ways do clothing and craft converge? From couture’s handwork to homemade everyday clothing, both within the fashion system and in purposeful anti-fashion, clothing provides a canvas for craft expression. The artisan’s time, labor, and even physical body are intimately connected to the final product, prompting questions regarding the extent of…

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June 2019

FIT Board of Trustees Meeting

June 13 at 9:45 am - 11:00 am
Robert Lagary Board Room, Marvin Feldman Center, Ninth Floor, Fashion Institute of Technology
New York City , NY United States

The FIT Board of Trustees holds its June meeting. For more information, contact the Office of the President, (212) 217-4000. This event is open to the public.

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