Florence Müller is a art & fashion historian. She is the - Avenir Foundation - Curator of Fashion & Textile Art at the Denver Art Museum, Colorado. In the eighties, after graduating at Institut d’Art et d’Archéologie, CNAM and at Ecole du Louvre, she became the Director and Curator of l’Union Française des Arts du Costume, UFAC, at the Musée des Arts de la Mode. In Paris, she was during 25 years the professor of Culture of Fashion at the French Institute of Fashion - IFM. In France & Europe, she did numerous fashion consultings for various luxury brands and Haute Couture houses.
She has published more than 30 books on the history of fashion. She has published in magazines in France and Japan, such as Le Jardin des Modes, Jalouse, Mixte, Hi Fashion. She was the fashion editor of Surface magazine. She is the co-author of the «Histoire du look», a series of documentaries covering the history of costume, for the ARTE TV channel.
She has curated very many exhibitions around the world, such as the retrospective on Christian Dior at the Decorative Arts Museum in Paris, (July 2017-January 2018), «Shock Wave : Japanese Fashion designers 1980/90» (Denver Art Museum, 2016-2017), «Yves Saint Laurent : The Perfection of Style» (Virginia Museum of Fine Art, Richemond, 2017), «Esprit Dior» (Seoul 2015, Tokyo 2014 and Shanghaï 2013).
She has won three times the Award « Le Grand Prix du Livre de Mode», at the University of Lyon. In 2014 and 2015, she is was the fashion adviser for the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers.