Breathe Dress

Breathe Dress

BREATHE 2016 3 BREATHEAmy Karle2016 “The “Breathe” dress in the Internal Collection of garments based on anatomy has special significance. Based on lungs, this piece was inspired by Lisa Iannone, my close friend from childhood who was (at the time) fighting...
Exoskeleton Backpiece

Exoskeleton Backpiece

Exoskeleton Backpiece 2016 3 EXOSKELETON BACKPIECE 2016 ASA terapolymer 13 in H x 14 in W x 4 in D Digitally modeled original CAD design, digitally manufactured, 3D printed and hand finished wearable art sculpture. Created while Artist in Residence at Autodesk;...
Pepakura Gown

Pepakura Gown

Pepakura Gown 2016 3 PEPAKURA GOWN 2016 Leather, Silk This custom couture laser cut gown was made using 3D scanning to create a custom fit pattern, advanced fashion pattern making in 3D digital environments into real-world soft goods, and low-waste manufacturing...
Internal Collection

Internal Collection

Internal Collection 2016- 2017 3 INTERNAL COLLECTION 2016-2017 Silk, polyester, cotton, natural and synthetic fibers. Switching up conventions about the body and beauty, this series of garments based on anatomy shows representations of internal systems in...
Reprocessed

Reprocessed

Reprocessed 2009 3 REPROCESSED 2009 Meat, Mixed Media Addressing the ephemerality of physical beauty, Artist Amy Karle made this “pretty pink dress” by suturing together lunch meat cold cuts which spoil in a short period of time. Gown sculpture made of processed...