Iris van Herpan draws equally upon the Life force that pulses through the sculptures of David Altmejd. His wild organic forms derived from the regenerative processes of nature have greatly inspired "Beyond Wilderness." Balancing respect for the traditions of atelier craftsmanship with...

Photos courtesy of United Nude I've been a fan of the Iris van Herpen x United Nude collaboration since the first shoe, now at their 6th collaboration comes the Thorn shoe. The Thorn was modeled on the runway when Iris van Herpen showed her AW12 "Hybrid Holism" couture collection in Paris....

We have been following Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen for a while now. During the Haute Couture week in Paris Spring/Summer 2011 she just shown her latest Escapism collection. It's her second 3D printed fashion collection and it's a collaboration between her and architect Daniel...

Iris van Herpen‘s latest effort shows what Couture should be about: dream. Her digital dreams have been made into reality with the use of computer programs and architectural technology, challenging the boundaries between art and fashion ( Oh! there is a person in the world that understand me...

Speaking to Dazed Digital, Iris Van Herpen spoke about her collection: "It's a mix of everything. It's important to work round the body, and my work is about fabric, shape and new techniques. I used a lot of fabrics commonly used in architecture –I like to bring new techniques into...

Iris Van Herpen 2012/13 F/W Haute Couture Iris plays with the idea of everything evolving even fashion not in the way you think but; and fashion and technology evolving into living breathing things. She sees the possibility of living technology as a future where design, art, architecture...

I prefer contrast, so I'd probably wear more elegant heels with Iris's strong pieces to make a real statement. Singer Beth Ditto and Susan chat backstage after the show After the show I bumped into the American singer Beth Ditto, who asked me what fragrance I was wearing. I laughed,...

. The most recent design in the ongoing collaboration is the United Nude x Iris Van Herpen Voltage bootie shown above — which, as has been the norm with previous styles, manage to convey a sense of movement and kinetic energy. These avant garde shoes made their debut last week at Iris Van...

Give me the future of Haute Couture! Give me Iris Van Herpen! The Netherland designer debuts her Haute Couture for the first time in Paris, and even though not many magazines have reviewed the collection I think they will be following the designer at every step from now on. The 27 year old...

Sound waves — in particular, the rippling shapes they make when graphed — informed Iris Van Herpen's couture collection today. The Dutch designer — who's known for her artisanal, naturalistic approach to design and who has several pieces in the Manus x Machina exhibit currently on view at...

 

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