TFC Staff

Annette Becker in a room full of mannequins
Annette Becker, director and curator, Texas Fashion Collection;
photo by Elizabeth Lanvin, D Magazine

Annette Becker

Texas Fashion Collection Director and Curator

Annette.Becker@unt.edu  |  940-565-2732

Office: Welch Street Complex #1, Room 102

Areas of Expertise: Nineteenth and twentieth-century fashion and material culture, museology.

About the Director

Annette Becker joined the TFC staff in September 2016. She has a BA in Art History and English from the University of Kansas, an MA in Art History from the University of North Texas, and previous work experiences at art and history museums around the country.

At the TFC, Becker has curated the exhibitions “Reimagining the Kimono” and "West Dressed" at NorthPark Center, “Sportswear to Athleisure: The Creation of Comfortable Clothing” at UNT ArtSpace, and “On Bodies” at The Goss-Michael Foundation, all in Dallas. To promote accessibility to the collection, she also regularly speaks to university classes and community groups and facilitates research visits engaging the TFC’s holdings of nearly 20,000 historic and designer garments and accessories.