Available through November 16, 2019: On-campus access only Nearly 3,000 videos with 1,200 hours of footage, indexed extensively to enable easy searching and discovery. 2,621 full catwalk shows from the Paris, London, New York and Milan. 460 international designers represented from 1979 to 2003.
What's Included in the Archive?
Rich metadata to allow advanced, easy searching across content at a granular level, Indexing will cover: Show title, Show theme & Inspiration, Season, Year, Brand, designer, Product Types, Garment Parts and descriptions, Textiles and Materials, Color, Music, Trends, Persons shown and Keywords. Exclusive, scholarly articles providing essential context that shed light on key collections, the evolution of trends, colors, individual designers' work, the performance art of staging a runway show, and more all curated by world-renowned fashion historian and Director of the Museum at FIT in New York, Dr Valerie Steele.Clip making tool to easily save specific sections of videos for reference or for use in presentations. Full show or snippet viewing to watch full catwalk shows in their entirety or to jump to specific sections. A timeline of influential collections.