Anouk Wipprecht Is Building Future Fashion Out of A.I. and Microcontrollers

The Vienna-based designer mashes-up fashion and technology, with stunning results. Technology and fashion have more in common than their respective enthusiasts may realize. People use both as ways to express themselves, customizing the tools and materials they have to act as an extension of their own personality and ideas. If that holds true, then tech-minded fashion designer Anouk Wipprecht is living in the future, and the rest of us are just playing catch-up to what’s going on in her head. The Dutch-born, Vienna-based Wipprecht wants to make fashion ahead of her time, combining the latest in science and technology to make fashion an experience that transcends mere appearances. She treats the human body as a “host” that can be fitted with a fashion system that adapts to the world around…


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