Extreme Textiles : On View at The Cooper – Hewitt

April 12th, 2005 | Filed under: Design, Fabrication Tech, Materials, Products, Technology | No Comments »

An exhibition, titled Extreme Textiles is now open at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum (April 8 – October 30, 2005). The show displays some of the greatest innovations in high performance textiles. Organized in 5 categories (stronger, lighter, faster, smarter, safer), 150+ examples of applications from a prosthetic foot for sprinters to carbon fiber architecture are on view.

via NYT (full article) | Thanks, Neil



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