Full Circle exhibit poster

The 14th Annual Barbara L. Kuhlman Scholars’ Group Exhibition showcases original fiber arts and wearable artworks created by seven FSAD students. This year’s exhibition theme is “Full Circle.” Each participating scholar interpreted the theme from their own design perspectives, an d explored numerous materials as well as manipulation techniques of textiles from concept development to execution.



Models wearing LED lit clothing.

Eric Beaudette '16 work to be showcased at Martin Y. Tang Welcome Center

IRRADIANCE is a collection of four smart garments showcasing the multi-functionality of wearables with embedded lightning technologies that can interact with the user, the environment, and other smart clothing. The adoption of wearable technology by consumers continues to increase as products aim to sync with smartphone devices to facilitate an interaction between clothing, accessories, and wearers. In this work, concepts and designs of futuristic clothing were explored as a result of integration of different technologies in technical garments.  On display at the Martin Y. Tang Welcome Center.

Half Scale Full Engagement