Sentimentality, and by extension nostalgia, are terms associated with tender emotions and treated as assessing fault.
A super drafty draft.............. Title Page Approval/Signature Page Abstract (working copy) Home Maker is an MFA Thesis exhibition that explores the tension between craft, textiles, and contemporary digital technology as manifested in wearable technologies. [...]
Materiality and Process Fabrication and Encounter: When Content is a Verb The World is not what I think, but what I live through. - Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Phenomenology of Perception In some artwork, the art object [...]
Chapter One: History and Theory 1.1 A Brief Wearable Technology History (art/military/medical) 1.2 Cold War/Space Race (Man-Machine Relationship/Atomic Anxieties/Material Innovation) 1.3 Craft and Technology Second and Third Wave Feminism Recognizing that second and third wave [...]
First prototype drawings and test quilt block made from homemade wet felted material and my own 'discarded' clothing. May 9th 2020 - Modular Electronic Pod Multiples of this pod would [...]
I have notes about the history of wearable tech from readings in multiple notebooks which I'm in the process of compiling here. Notes from Wissinger Wearable Tech, Bodies, and Gender: 1|Wearable Technology: Geek or Chic? [...]