Fashion Historian and Curator
Ya’ara Keydar, MA, is a fashion historian and curator.
Keydar graduated from the Costume Studies program at NYU and is a 2016 winner of NYU Steinhardt’s Samuel Eshborn Award. She holds a bachelor’s degree with honors in fashion design from Shenkar College of Engineering and Design.
Keydar’s upcoming fashion exhibition, “A Walk Of Art: Visionary Shoes” opens January 2017 in Parasol Gallery, New York. Previously, she curated the exhibition “Cinderella Syndrome: A Journey In The Footsteps Of The Stiletto,” co-curated “Beyond Measure: Fashion and the Plus-Size* Woman,” at 80WSE Gallery in New York, and curated the fashion exhibitions “Happily Ever After: The Israeli Bridal Gown Reimagined” and “Wedding Photographer: Bridal Portraits in Israel 1910-1990,” both exhibited in Israel.
Keydar teaches Fashion in Museums at NYUSPS in the Center for Applied Liberal Arts.