Wearable Technology

Soomi Park

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Wearable Technology

  Words by Lula Criado (@Lula_ClotMag) Soomi Park is a multimedia artist based in London and Seoul who uses wearable devices and sensors to create installations focused on human emotions, desires and interactions. With her conceptual pieces of work Park encompasses connectivity, gender, beauty and…

Baptiste Debombourg

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Wearable Technology

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) French contemporary artist Baptiste Debombourg blends materials, objects and philosophical concepts to create poetic and thought-provoking pieces of art to denounce how, for example, mass production or consumption has became models of behavior in the industrialized societies. The binomial destruction-construction is inherent…

Matija Čop

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Wearable Technology

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Graduating from Faculty of Textile Design in Zagreb and, with a strong background in philology, designer Matija Čop is focused on understanding the language of fashion. His conceptual work is bringing new perspectives to fashion that encompasses the use of materials as woven…

Adam Harvey

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Wearable Technology

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) American and European intelligence services are using drones to detect people by their heat and monitoring people’s Internet use, phone calls and much more by collecting a wide range of data from private companies such as Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, Facebook, PalTalk,…

Catherine Wales

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Wearable Technology

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) London based designer Catherine Wales worked with some of the most influential fashion labels in the world as Yves Saint Laurent or Jean Charles de Castellbajac before she started experimenting with digital world and 3D printing. My first exposure to Catherine’s work…

Maiko Takeda

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Wearable Technology

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) I met Maiko Takeda at the last London Fashion Week SS14. There she allowed me access to her latest creations – the headpieces from her collection ‘Atmospheric Reentry’-. The very same pieces that Björk wore at the Hollywood Bowl earlier this year. She explained…