Conference Tour: Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

In case you hadn’t noticed, there are some fabulous FTC-related tours scheduled for the ARLIS/NA 2013 Conference in April.  I hope to see you there!  I’ll post the tours individually today.  Here’s the first one!
Thursday, April 25

Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising


We will travel by Metro Gold Line from Pasadena to downtown Los Angeles’ Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) campus.  The tour will begin in the library, the largest specialized fashion library in western United States. Following the library, you will have time to explore the exhibition 20th Annual Art of Motion Picture Costume Design at the FIDM museum on your own before departing back to the Sheraton Hotel by Metro Gold Line.Maximum Participants: 18Fee: $35Accessibility:  Moderate level of walking. A lot of standing throughout the tour. Walking to and from the Metro stops is about 3 city blocks. Elevators at FIDM.


Author: Sandra Ley

Sandra Ley is the visual arts and fashion design librarian for Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona.

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