― This is an insane list of wonderful fashion exhibits this year around the globe. There are some vintage or older fashions included. Here are just a few from Fit's list. ∙ Charles James, "Butterfly" dress detail, 1954, for Mr.s John V. Farwell III, Chicago History Museum. Fit Museum website image. ∙ Fashion Institute of Technology - Fashion Exhibitions this Year: 2012 : ∙ Charles James: Genius Deconstructed explores the history of couture fashion designer Charles James and [...].