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Saturday, February 05, 2011

160g MODE – Iris Van Herpen’s Escapism (Couture SS11)

Escapism: “The tendency to escape from daily reality or routine by indulging in daydreaming, fantasy, or entertainment.” (The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007).
"Iris van Herpen‘s latest effort shows what Couture should be about: dream. Her digital dreams have been made into reality with the use of computer programs and architectural technology, challenging the boundaries between art and fashion. Clouds and bird-shapes gracefully mingle with dark three-dimensional armours; spiral forms, fractals and repetitions establish a link between the architecture of the first industrialisation and nowadays’ organic trends in both architecture and landscape architecture. Van Herpen challenge complex mathematical theories, ranging from the direction of shells’ spirals to unending geometrical motifs". [read more]

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Anonymous LanciaTrendVisions said...

Mash up talents. Iris Van Herpen fused her FASHION DESIGN with the architecture by .MGX by Materialise and before this created Iris van Herpen X United Nude with label United Nude. Fashion today is multidisciplinary, creation of beauty must use every available tool. more info http://

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