Posts from Alexander Joseph

Anna Wintour Costume Center

First Lady Michelle Obama and Anna Wintour greet FIT students after a tour of the Costume Institute’s new Anna Wintour Costume Center’s inaugural exhibition, Charles James: Beyond Fashion, at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, May 5, 2014. Read about the alumni who worked on the show on pages 22 to 27.

Wild enthusiasm and sage advice mark commencement 2014

“If you’re ready to conspire with the universe, make some noise!” exhorted David Hamilton, the president of the FIT Student Association, at the college’s 69th commencement exercises, on May 22. In response, the crowd of graduating students and their families let out an immense whoop. Hamilton, Advertising and Marketing Communications ’14, drew inspiration for his…

Inspiration by Galanos: The venerable designer discusses his work

This interview was originally in the print version of Hue magazine in 2008. So, what’s it like to dress Nancy Reagan? “She’s a very clean, neat, particular person. Everything has to be perfect.” Diana Ross? “Terrific.” And Judy Garland? “Very nice, except she was always late. Time meant nothing to her.” A conversation with James Galanos…