Iris van Herpen (Dutch, born 1984), Hybrid Holism, Dress, July 2012. In collaboration with Julia Koerner and Materialise. 3-D-printed UV-curable polymer. High Museum of Art, Atlanta, purchase supported by the Friends of Iris, 2015.170. Photo by Bart Oomes, No 6 Studios.
SUPRASTUDIO lecturer Julia Koerner’s work in collaboration with Iris van Herpen Hypbrid Holism, Dress and Biopiracy, Dress are included in the exhibition “Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion” features one-of-a-kind haute couture—acclaimed for its combination of traditional craftsmanship and futuristic, innovative techniques—and includes some of the world’s first examples of 3D-printed fashion. The exhibition is co-organized with the Groninger Museum (the Netherlands) and debuted at the High, where it will be on view from Nov. 7, 2015, through May 15, 2016, before continuing on a North American tour.
Iris van Herpen (Dutch, born 1984), Biopiracy, Dress, March 2014. In collaboration with Julia Koerner and Materialise. 3-D-printed thermoplastic polyurethane 92A-1 with silicone coating. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum. Gift of Arizona Costume Institute. Photo by Bart Oomes, No 6 Studios.