The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology has granted an exclusive behind-the-scenes glimpse at “Ivy Style” the exhibit as it reaches the final stages of preparation.

Above, passages from Fitzgerald’s “This Side Of Paradise” will adorn the walls.

Below, the exhibit hall recreates various parts of a campus and adjacent college town, including a menswear shop. Below is the campus quad:

Richard Press (left, in pink and green) and Bruce Boyer survey the progress:

The duo did much of the styling:

Finally, an advance copy of the accompanying book. A sneak peek of that will follow. — CC