Projection of light

27th August 2010

Body architect Lianna Sheppard is pushing the boundaries of form and function with her projected light body sculptures. Exploring concepts of play and puzzles and simplicity in form, she has created a series of body adornments that fold out, pop up and light up.

Working both with internal light and projections she has created multifunctional and interchangeable clothing that are unique and innovative.

A fashion designer by training, Lianna is one of a growing number of designers who are crossing the boundaries between the body, product design, architecture and technology.

Working from patterns and shapes derived from flat to 3D form they play with perceptions of scale, pattern and silhouette.

Lianna's work will be shown during London Design festival as part of Kingston Universities Body Lab at Vauxhall fashion scout and at Tent London. She is also currently editing her video that I will post up here once she has it. Hot off the press!

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