The Future of Fashion is Now - Iris van Herpen

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Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen creates refined, futuristic collections with a combination of delicate handwork, digital technologies and innovative materials.

Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen creates refined, futuristic collections with a combination of delicate handwork, digital technologies and innovative materials. She uses 3D-printed and interactive clothing to explore the possibilities that new technologies offer in terms of form and movement.

For this exhibition she has created an installation in which a 3D-printed dress gradually forms with the aid of a magnetic liquid - ferrofluid - that drips onto the waistline of the dress. "The waist of the 3D-printed dress has a structure of open lines, into which I allow ferrofluid to drip from above. Magnets ensure that the

Video on the occasion of the exhibition 'The Future of Fashion is Now', on display until January 18, 2015.

 

Video credits

  • Film by: Kuba Szutkowski and René Hazekamp 
  • Concept: Rianne Schoonderbeek 
  • Camera assistent: Gino Ragueb
  • Subtitling: Einion Media
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