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Museum at FIT: Building Community Through Fashion in Harlem

November 19 @ 6:00 pm


Katie Murphy Amphitheatre

Fred P. Pomertanz Art and Design Center

Join fashion anthropologist Mikaila Brown, PhD, for a discussion of gentrification, fashion, and the changing landscape of New York. Speaking with the owners of some of the longest standing boutiques in Harlem, Dr. Brown will explore how changing neighbor dynamics affect their experience as small business owners, fashion innovators, and community members.

Please note that attending is on a first-come, first-served basis with RSVP.

If you require accommodations due to a disability please contact museuminfo@fitnyc.edu to discuss your needs. The request should be provided with enough time to reasonably setup the accommodation.

Venue: Katie Murphy Amphitheatre

Fred P. Pomerantz Art and Design Center, first floor
7th Avenue and 27th Street