Tracking the Art-to-Wear Spirit in the 21 St Century

Stabb, Jo Ann C.
April 2012
Surface Design Journal;Spring2012, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p7
Trade Publication
The article explores the history and prevalence of wearable art in the twenty-first century. Particular focus is given to the work of artists that are making one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories including a Japanese cotton kimono by Carol Lee Shanks, a woven Boro coat by Joyce Wilkerson and tassel necklaces by Judith Content. Several websites that support the wearable art industry are also examined including Etsy, Ebay and CraigsList.


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