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It’s Not Fashion, It’s Architecture

  • March 27, 2014
  • By Allison Engel     
Fifth year architecture students at the University of Southern California create Mao jackets out of unlikely “fabrics.”


Architecture students at the University of Southern California explore materiality and joinery as they create Mao jackets from unlikely “fabrics,” such as pencil erasers, kitchen matches and woven cassette tapes. Once they commit to their two materials, they may not change direction, giving them valuable experience in making a project work.

Link to Full Source: University of Southern California News