Fashion Curator
Fashion Curator

Interviews and Articles


Laura Regensdorf, “After the Year of No Bras, Things Are Looking Up,” Vanity Fair, March 10, 2021.

Courtney Rubin, “‘Women Don’t Want to Be Harnessed Anymore,’New York Times, March 18, 2021.

Barry Samaha, “The Eight Trends That Defined High Fashion in the 1990s,” Harper’s Bazaar, February 11, 2021.


Joobin Bekhrad, “The Story of the ‘Queen of Flowers,’” BBC Style, September 14, 2020.

Mary Margaret Hansen, “Inside a Texas Artist’s Creative Stay-at-Home Life—When Coronavirus Changes the Process,” Paper City, April 2, 2020.

Lou Stoppard, “The Phantom Handbag,” New York Times, July 15, 2020.

Carrie Whitney, “How Global Icon Coco Chanel Completely Reinvented Women’s Fashion,” How Stuff Works, March 20, 2020.


Sara Fielding, “How Valerie Steele Went from a Modern European History PhD Candidate to Director and Chief Curator of the Museum at FIT,” Fashionista, September 4, 2019.

Meghan Racklin, “Instead of Hiding Rips and Tears, the Visible Mending Movement Turns Them into Art,” Vox, March 25, 2019.

Claudia Sarmento, Dior e Outras Gigantes da Moda Saem das Passarelas e Ganham os Museus,” Epoca, February 21, 2019.


Aria Darcella, “The Enduring Style of Françoise Hardy and the Yé-Yé Girls,” CR Fashion Book, January 17, 2018.

Valeriya Safronova, “Hanky Panky, Made in the USA since 1977,” New York Times, April 18, 2018.


Cory Doctorow, “Women Routinely Caught Fire in the Mid-19th Century,” Boing Boing, December 22, 2017.

Kelsey McKinney, “Why It’s So Hard to Find a Bra That Fits,” Racked, February 3, 2017.

Ray Nudson, “A History of Women Who Burned to Death in Flammable Dresses,” Racked, December 19, 2017.

Profiles in Art: Colleen Hill,” The Female Gaze, May 18, 2017.

Maria Puente, “Modesty Be Darned: Women’s Slip Sales Are Slipping,” USA Today, July 6, 2017.

Maria Puente, “Modesty Is Shifting: Slip Sales Slump,” Pensacola News-Journal, July 5, 2017.

Riots, Technology, and Gender Equality: Author Colleen Hill on Paris Fashion in the Sixties,” Yale Books, March 17, 2017.

Cassidy Zachary, “Fashion History Talks! In Conversation with Colleen Hill of the Museum at FIT,” The Art of Dress,” March 9, 2017.


Christine Cyr Clisset, “#37 Fairy Tale Fashion,” Thread Cult, April 6, 2016.

Friends of Blluemade: Colleen Hill,” Blluemade Journal, June 14, 2016.

Siems Luckwaldt, “Interview anlässlich der Ausstellung Fairy Tale Fashion,” Flair, February 26, 2016.


Karla Klein Albertson, “Judith Leiber: Art on the Red Carpet,” Auction Central News, July 6, 2015.

Laura Beeston, “‘You better damn well feel good in it’: Indie Lingerie Is Booming in Canada Thanks to Comfort and Customization,” Globe and Mail, August 26, 2015.

Katya Foreman, “The Bra: An Uplifting Tale,” BBC Culture, February 20, 2015.

JoAnne Klimovich Harrop, “Frick Art and Historical Center to Host Killer Heels Exhibit,” Trib Live, September 21, 2015.

Courtney Iseman, “The Real Cost of Fast Fashion,” i-D, October 16, 2015.

Courtney Iseman, “What Lies Beneath: Modern Foundations Revealed,” The Line, November 16, 2015.

Alexis Romano, “Red Capes and Glitter Jelly Heels: An Interview with Curators Colleen Hill And Ariele Elia,” Documenting Fashion, April 10, 2015.


Episode 009: Vintage Lingerie with Colleen Hill (The Museum at FIT),” American Fashion Podcast, July 16, 2014.

Interview: Colleen Hill, Curator,” Museum at FIT, July 28, 2014.


Lindsey Desimone, “Colleen Hill,” Lively, August 28, 2012.


Christina Binkley, “The Disappearance of the Miniskirt,” Wall Street Journal, March 24, 2011.


Associated Press, “It’s a Confident Woman Who Wears Men’s Formalwear,” Log Cabin Democrat, December 16, 2010.

Samantha Critchell, “Suit Your Style: The Tailored Men’s Look Is All the Rage,” Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, December 27, 2010.

Samantha Critchell, “To Make a Statement, Confident Women Don a Formal Tux,” Great Falls Tribune, December 26, 2010.


Lisa A. Flam, “Peekaboo! A Sexy, Edgy, and Fashionable Show,” News Journal (Wilmington, Delaware), September 29, 2009.

Lisa A. Flam, “Peep-Toe Boots Step onto Runway,” Journal News (White Plains, New York), October 3, 2009.