About


Colleen Hill is associate curator of accessories at the Museum at FIT. Her exhibition Fairy Tale Fashion will open at the museum in January 2016, to be accompanied by a sumptuously illustrated book. Previously, Hill explored the history of ballet shoes for the Dance and Fashion exhibition and publication. She was also the curator of Exposed: A History of Lingerie (2014), as well as author of its companion publication. Her other exhibitions include Shoe Obsession (2013), cocurated with Valerie Steele, as well as Fashion A-Z: Part One and Part Two (2011-12), Sporting Life (2011), His & Hers (2010-11), Eco-Fashion: Going Green (2010), Seduction (2008-9), and Arbiters of Style: Women at the Forefront of Fashion (2008). She is coauthor of the book Sustainable Fashion: Past, Present, and Future, and she received the Richard Martin Exhibition Award from the Costume Society of America for Eco-Fashion: Going Green.

This website is a work in progress. A full launch is expected in summer 2016.