Final Thoughts: Graduation

Hey All, I wanted to take a minute to write more of a personal blog. This Thursday I will officially be graduating with a BFA in Illustration from FIT. My journey has been rewarding in ways I cannot describe. I cannot believe the end of my chapter at FIT is around the corner, and a …

Art and Design: Student Show

Hello Everyone, From May 9th-May 24th, the Museum at FIT is hosting the Graduating Student Show. This exhibition houses student work from 16 different majors:¬†Accessories Design, Advertising Design, Computer Animation and Interactive Media, Fabric Styling, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design, Jewelry Design, Menswear, Packaging Design, Photography, Textile Surface Design, Toy Design, …

Nearly Time: Graduation

Hey Guys, And it begins! This past week, FIT held portraits with Thornton Studios for students who are graduating. The official FIT Commencement will take place at Radio City Hall this year- that’s right, Radio City Hall!¬†The ceremony is on May 24th, and will be split into two portions. Students who are in the School …

Associates Completion: A Review

At the end of this Spring semester, I will have officially completed my Associate’s degree at FIT. I am very excited for this accomplishment and look forward to continuing on with my Bachelor’s degree. As most of you know, FIT’s programs work on a “2 + 2” system, and at the end of your associate’s …

Senior Highlight: Mariely Payano

Mariely Payano is a graduating Fashion Business Management student that is currently interning at Adidas, and has previously interned for Rebecca Taylor and Bloomingdale’s. Coming from Brooklyn, she grew up heavily influenced by her surroundings. In the 6th grade, she became fascinated with fashion by industry maven Lauren Conrad on the hit reality show “The …