FIT plans new design center

Friedman, Arthur; Hessen, Wendy
November 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/12/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 91, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on the plans of the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City to launch the Center for Design Innovation. Construction specifics about the proposed center; Approval of the project by the New York City Economic Development Corp.; Funding sources for the design center.


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