3D collaboration

28th January 2013

Iris Van Herpen has been changing the face of fashion and couture for the past few seasons and this season she collaborated with the brilliant Neri Oxman who leads the Mediated Matter group at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). Working with both hard and soft materials that are still 3D printed the resulting skirt and cape appear as a kind of fluid armour.

Oxman's work explores the mythical and the role of design through the medium of rapid prototyping and is truly awe inspiring in its own right, but this collaboration has brought together two truly unique talents in this field.



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