Monthly Archives: August 2012

WE’RE NOT GIVING AWAY A SECRET. WE’RE JUST SAYING WE HAVE ONE

We know who that tiger is.  We know what that tiger is going to look like. We know what immortal hand and eye framed its fearful symmetry.   Hue still does not quite understand why “eye” is supposed to rhyme with … Continue reading

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HUE WENT TO MOMA TO LOOK AT ART, BUT ALL WE FOUND WERE CLOTHES

Every now and then, Hue stumbles onto the vexing question of fashion versus art. Like, is Alexander McQueen’s jellyfish ensemble art? Or Yves Saint Laurent’s Mondrian dress? What if something is just really exceptionally crafted? Is exacting, painstaking craft itself an … Continue reading

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FIT STUDENTS TOUR EUROPE, INSPIRE JEALOUSY

The verdict is in: Fashion Merchandising Management students have all the fun. Earlier this summer, Professor Jane  Werner and the 16 students in her FM 226 class crossed the pond and spent almost a month soaking up the sights of … Continue reading

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NEW DEAN DIGS CLASSIC ROCK

In July, Dr. Mary Davis started as dean of FIT’s School of Graduate Studies. She used to chair the music department at Case Western Reserve University—and she was the university liaison to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Hue … Continue reading

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