Fashionable Technology: The Intersection of Design, Fashion, Science, and Technology
Springer Vienna, 7 jun. 2009 - 249 páginas
The interplay of electronic textiles and wearable technology, wearables for short, and fashion, design and science is a highly promising and topical subject. Offered here is a compact survey of the theory involved and an explanation of the role technology plays in a fabric or article of clothing. The practical application is explained in detail and numerous illustrations serve as clarification. Over 50 well-known designers, research institutes, companies and artists, among them Philips, Burton, MIT Media Lab, XS Labs, New York University, Hussein Chalayan, Cute Circuit or International Fashion Machines are introduced by means of their latest, often still unpublished, project, and a survey of their work to date. Given for the first time is a list of all the relevant information on research institutes, materials, publications etc. A must for all those wishing to know everything about fashionable technology.
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Review: Fashionable Technology: The Intersection of Design, Fashion, Science, and TechnologyReseña de usuario - Sandra Espinet - Goodreads
We don't usually use the words "fashion" and "technology" in the same sentence. But maybe we should since technology is taking over virtually every aspect of our lives. This book shows the future and ... Leer reseña completa
Review: Fashionable Technology: The Intersection of Design, Fashion, Science, and TechnologyReseña de usuario - WORN Fashion Journal - Goodreads
The day we were assigned book reviews, I had just come from a lecture on electronic textiles. I took the fact that Fashionable Technology, a book all about electronic textiles and fashion, was up for ... Leer reseña completa