By  on October 17, 2019

Many designers tout the power of fashion and technology, but multidisciplinarian Anouk Wipprecht is building a career actually doing it.

To play up Rolls-Royce Black Badge, the Dutch designer and bionic artist Viktoria Modesta joined forces to demonstrate boundary-pushing design. The pair have collaborated in recent years with Wipprecht maximizing her fashion technology skills to create various futuristic prosthetics for Modesta. For Rolls-Royce, Wipprecht spent about two months designing the carbon fiber 3-D-printed bodice inspired by the Black Badge car. The futuristic bodice has carbon fiber shoulder pieces to highlight the artist’s neck and her hips. With help from United Nude’s Rem D. Koolhaas, spiky shoes were created included one with a tiny Tesla coil in the heel that conducts electricity through Modesta’s fiberglass and carbon fiber hollowed-out prosthetic. Modesta will use the futuristic designs for upcoming performances.

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