Codeable Objects: Making New Fashion


What’s possible when high-tech and high fashion meet? A new generation of fashion is on the horizon as computer programming, coding, and digital making increase the ability for fashion designers to create beautiful, complex forms and patterns. A young MIT researcher, Jacobs will expand your understanding of what it means to design and make clothing, jewelry and textiles in an increasingly digital world.

Tickets available online.



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