Coded Couture at Pratt Manhattan Gallery | ITSLIQUID

Coded Couture at Pratt Manhattan Gallery

Fashion | April 15, 2016 |

Coded Couture at Pratt Manhattan Gallery Image courtesy of Pratt Manhattan Gallery

Coded Couture at Pratt Manhattan Gallery

Coded Couture is an exhibition that proposes a new interpretation of couture where coding is the ultimate design tool for creating customized garments and accessories. It showcases a range of futuristic fashion concepts, including a shrug that reveals when the wearer is distressed and a dress with integrated lie detectors.

 

Coded Couture at Pratt Manhattan Gallery Image courtesy of Pratt Manhattan Gallery

 

As technology advances and increasingly ingratiates itself into various design fields, fashion designers continue to explore new directions with materials and fabrication. The works displayed range from forward-looking garments and accessories to video projections, objects, drawings, photographs, and interactive applications that provide the public with greater insights into what the future of fashion may hold.

 

Coded Couture at Pratt Manhattan Gallery Image courtesy of Pratt Manhattan Gallery

 

The show aims to explore how boundaries in dressmaking are being increasingly pushed in ways that are highly conceptual or previously unimaginable. Besides, during the exhibition, visitors will be encouraged to interact with some dresses using a specially-created hashtag.

 

Coded Couture at Pratt Manhattan Gallery Image courtesy of Pratt Manhattan Gallery

 

All the works in Coded Couture are categorized according to four basic coding themes – biological, cultural, psychological, and synergistic – exploring topics of identity, representation, and personalization. Coded Couture has debuted at Pratt Manhattan Gallery and will travel nationally to many other galleries.

 

Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NYC
Coded Couture
Until April 30, 2016

 

more. pratt.edu

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below

RELATED POSTS


Minimalism/Maximalism

Fashion | September 17, 2019

Minimalism/Maximalism is the first exhibition devoted to the historical interplay of minimalist and maximalist aesthetics as expressed through high fashion. Read more


13&9 design

Fashion | September 15, 2019

In 2013, Martin Lesjak co-founded with designer Anastasija Lesjak the product design firm 13&9 in Graz, Austria. The team’s cooperation with specialist partners has led to creating product collections from concept through production in the spheres of lighting, furniture, floor coverings, fashion, accessories, exhibition, and sound design. Read more


Cooled Conservatories, Gardens by the…

Architecture | August 28, 2019

In 2006, WilkinsonEyre was part of a British-led team that won the design competition the masterplan for Singapore's Gardens by the Bay. Read more


VOOC

Fashion | August 27, 2019

The VOOC brand is a philosophy of combining the latest fashion trends and the best species of natural leather with perfect workmanship of the final product. Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!