Tag Archives: Fashion

Elizabeth Fuller wearing the game of life dress with New York City at sunset in the background.

Life Dress f3 Related Blog Entries Illuminated Tech Couture The Life Dress is an organically inspired piece of tech couture modeling the Game of Life. Handmade tiles with embedded circuitry are composed to run the Game of Life algorithm developed by John Conway. The algorithm models cell life through a simple set of rules applied […]

Elizabeth Fuller wearing the game of life dress on the High Line with car headlights in the background.

Life Dress f2 Related Blog Entries The Life Dress is a wearable piece, depicting the symbiotic relationship of living organisms through an array of LEDs embedded in a dragon skin dress running Conway’s Game of Life. It is a challenge to find the right interactive balance within groups of people. We can be overwhelmed if […]

Dragon skin and feathers

Dragon Skin and Feathers I don’t think anyone would question that I have a bit of a material fetish. Why make something in a traditional material when you could use silicone, epoxy, or foam? I suppose it would be more accurate to say that I subscribe to the belief that silicone is the end all, […]

Limina - photo shoot

Liminal Last Thursday, in a bar, I was asked where I get my inspiration. I frankly answered: “In the shower.” For some strange reason, my interrogator laughed. I do; that is where it comes. Inspiration comes in the morning, in the shower. But, occasionally, Inspiration and I seem to miss each other. Rarer still, Inspiration […]

Flitter head flair

Flitter Flitter is a stand-alone social monitoring device that networks with the Nokia N59 to log positions of the head and proximity of other speakers. It is designed to record head gestures within the context speaker proximity. Flitter is composed of an accelerometer, ultrasonic range finder, blueSmirf bluetooth unit, and an arduino microcontroller all housed […]

Bringing Light To Dark Places - close up

Bringing Light To Dark Places This past week I have been participating the in 4-in-4 Project. The concept is for each participant to create and document 4 different, stand alone projects in four days. While my first three projects did not reach completion (and therefore, are only documented on the 4-in-4 website) the final piece […]

Moire Dress - Feedback

Moire Dress Related Blog Entries Multimedia piece exploring moire patterns in fashion, photography, and video projection. Moire dress explores the interplay of order and chaos through the breaking of a methodical stripe pattern on fabric, video, and projection with a subtle shift in alignment and how it creates an optical sense of something new and […]

Parasite Purse - design

Location based gaming The Fibonacci Purse is a mobile game board networked to display the color values of the online game through the iPhone. Players can manipulate the colors of the purse by playing an online game with their web enabled device. Thus, it has three parts: The Purse The physical piece of hardware that […]

classical elemental - skirt

Classical Elemental There are many reasons that classical statues are preserved in museums: they are fine works of craftsmanship to be marveled at, they are physical reminders of past cultures to be studied, and, possibly the most important, they have the amazing ability of suspending the graceful lines of draped fabric into a solid form. […]