Digital Visions for Fashion + Textiles: Made in Code (Hardcover)

Made in Code

By Sarah E. Braddock Clarke, Jane Harris

Thames & Hudson, 9780500516447, 240pp.

Publication Date: November 19, 2012

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Description

Digital Visions for Fashion + Textiles: Made in Cod considers how computing has reinvented image, material and structural processes, highlighting newly advancing 2D, 3D and interactive output. Pioneering shifts of practice have developed from hybrid technical and creative collaborations. Digital and analogue fusions are defining new contexts for the innovative fabrication of surfaces, products and environments. Twenty-two of the most forward-thinking practitioners, established and emerging, who have embraced developing digital technologies are profiled. Featured are household names, such as Hussein Chalayan, Prada and Issey Miyake, early pioneers (Vibeke Riisberg, Peter Struycken) and more independent, avant-garde individuals (Iris van Herpen, Casey Reas, Tom Gallant). Complete with a reference section and bibliographic information, this unique and richly illustrated book is the perfect resource and inspiration for designers, students, industry professionals, and anyone looking for an exploration of how computer technology has creatively permeated fashion, textiles and related digital sectors.
  • A richly illustrated exploration of how computer technology has creatively permeated fashion, textiles and related digital sectors.
  • Features profiles of 22 of the most forward-thinking creative practitioners at the vanguard of these developments.
  • Includes essential list of key biographies and bibliography.
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