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Podcast: Gucci Podcast discusses the importance of archives
In this episode, the Gucci Podcast has discussed the importance of keeping archives to preserve and collect history with guests Valerie Steele, director and curator of the museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, and Vogue fashion journalist Luke Leitch. Listen to the podcast below. Gucci Podcast · The importance of keeping an archive...
16 Sep 2021
Valerie Steele gives keynote at Fashion Studies Conference in Barcelona
Valerie Steele, the Director and Chief Curator of The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), delivered the keynote speech at II Coloquio de Investigadores en Textil y Moda (the Colloquium of Researchers in Textile and Fashion) titled “Nombres en la sombra.” The colloquium was held from November 21 to 22 at the Design Museum in...
29 Nov 2019
Valerie Steele: “Fashion is a legitimate subject in education”
Valerie Steele, curator and director at the Fashion Museum of Technology (FIT) in New York, was in Argentina presenting her book "Fashion Theory, Towards a Cultural Theory of Fashion.” Steele, who has a Ph.D. in History from Yale University, has been conducting numerous exhibitions at the FIT Museum since 1997, including "The Corset," "Dance and...
17 Oct 2018