Beyond Rebellion

Beyond Rebellion: Fashioning the Biker Jacket has been organized by the graduate students in the Fashion Institute of Technology’s MA program in Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice, with support from Sarah Byrd and Colleen Hill.

Curatorial Group
Tae Ahn
Kristen Haggerty
Jasmine Helm
Danielle Morrin

Design Group
Vanessa Garver
Elinor Dei Tos Pironti
Kirsten Schoonmaker
Paula M. Sim
Virginia Wilking

Education & Press
Diana Dalmas
Kyla Katigbak
Julia Pehrson
Sarah Shears

We would like to thank the many people who helped make this exhibition possible:

Dr. Joyce F. Brown, President, Fashion Institute of Technology

From the School of Graduate Studies: Dr. Mary E. Davis the dean of the School of Graduate Studies, Instructor Sarah Byrd, Professor Denyse Montegut the program chair, Professor Lourdes Font, Tracy Daniels, and Umilta Allsop.

From The Museum at FIT: Director and Chief Curator Dr. Valerie Steele, Deputy Director Patricia Mears, Associate Curator Colleen Hill, and Publications Coordinator Julian Clark; Acting Senior Curator Fred Dennis; Senior Conservator Ann Coppinger, Nicole Bloomfield and Marjorie Jonas of the Conservation Department; Museum Photographer Eileen Costa; Sonia Dingilian and Jill Hemingway of the Museum Registrar’s Office; Exhibition Manager Michael Goitia, Boris Chesakov and Gabrielle Lauricella of the Exhibitions Department; Lynn Sallaberry and Thomas Synnamon of the Costume Department; Curator of Education Tanya Melendez and Associate Curator of Education Melissa Marra; Media Manager Tamsen Young.

From the Pre-college Program: Michele Nagel

From Communications and External Relations: Cheri Fein, Carol Leven, and Smiljana Peros

From the Gladys Marcus Library’s Special Collections at FIT: Karen Trivette Cannell and April Calahan

Special Thanks to:
Matthias Kern, Graphic Designer.
Orlando Andreas, Ian Densford, Adeline Franco-Paddack, and Gabrielle Litterio.