The Traphagen School: Fostering American Fashion

WHEN:

March 5th 2019 to March 30th 2019
Free Entry

WHERE:

The Museum at FIT, 7th Avenue at 27 Street, New York, 10001

WHAT:

This exhibition explores the legacy of one of the first institutions dedicated to educating fashion industry professionals in New York City. The impact of the school, in operation from 1923-1991, will be explored through an introduction to founder Ethel Traphagen, the main philosophies of the school, and its lasting influence. Highlights include ensembles by Geoffrey Beene and Anne Klein, evening wear by Luis Estevez and James Galanos, and illustrations by Antonio Lopez.

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Upcoming Opening Times

TueMar 5 201912:00pm - 8:00pm
WedMar 6 201912:00pm - 8:00pm
ThuMar 7 201912:00pm - 8:00pm
FriMar 8 201912:00pm - 8:00pm
SatMar 9 201910:00am - 5:00pm
TueMar 12 201912:00pm - 8:00pm
WedMar 13 201912:00pm - 8:00pm
ThuMar 14 201912:00pm - 8:00pm
FriMar 15 201912:00pm - 8:00pm
SatMar 16 201910:00am - 5:00pm

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