VALERIE STEELE is director and chief curator of The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, and founder and editor-in-chief of Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body & Culture.
Is Fashion Art?By Valerie Steele
Is fashion art? The perennial question. Andrew Bolton, Curator in Charge of the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, has said, “I find it extraordinary […] that in this day and age people are still debating it.”