Company Timeline

1982

Yeohlee Teng featured in Intimate Architecture: Contemporary Clothing Design, at Hayden Gallery MIT

1984

Fashion: YEOHLEE TENG at MoMA PS 1 curated by Richard Flood

1997

"YEOHLEE's Urban Nomads. Such a good idea, so appropriate for us, for NY, and for the times we live in. Clothing as shelter. Wisdom of many centuries is transfigured into the clothes."
-Paola Antonelli

1998-1999

Twelve seminal works in Energetics: Clothes and Enclosures Exhibition - Aedes East Gallery in Berlin & Netherlands
Architecture Institute in Rotterdam

2000

YEOHLEE: Fashion in Motion at the Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Curator: Andrew Bolton

2003

YEOHLEE: WORK is published. The book surveys designs and exhibitions spanning the first 20 years of the house

2004

Recipient of the Smithsonian's Cooper Hewitt National Design Award for Fashion Design

2004

Fashion Underground: YEOHLEE Spring 2005 Collection Runway, held at the 42nd Street Bryant Park train station

The invitation came as a Metro Card with one ride to the show

2010

Spearheaded Made in Midtown study as the General Secretary of the Board of Directors of the CFDA and in partnership with Design Trust for Public Space MORE

Under her stewardship, in July 2011, Making Midtown ensued to make recommendations toward the future of the Garment District

2014

Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art at American Folk Art Museum New York

2017

YEOHLEE | SERRA.  

Phoenix Art Museum

2018

Style, Selfhood, and the Body:

A Conversation with Lucy Jones and

Yeohlee Teng. 

MoMA

YEOHLEE A Zero Waste Process from YEOHLEE on Vimeo.

2018-2019

Yeohlee Teng's commissioned work for the permanent collection of 

Phoenix Art Museum in the exhibition 

ultracontemporary

video credit Travis Hutchison

2020

Yeohlee Teng featured in the NYTimes' "The  Asian American Fashion Designers Who Shaped the Industry," by Thessaly La Force, published April 13, 2020.

Click here for the full article


2021

YEOHLEE invited to create upcycled look for GOODWILL's Evening of Treasures Auction to benefit GOODWILL's COVID-19 Crisis Fund.

2021

Yeohlee Teng received CFDA's Board of Directors' Tribute Award, 

presented by Michael Kors.

 

2021-2022

Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art:

In America: A Lexicon of Fashion