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Clothing the Body and the Future of Fashion Technology

Andrea Lauer will be at LIM College on Thursday, October 13 as part of the College’s Fashion Insiders guest speaker series. Lauer is the founder of Risen From the Thread, a creative firm that fuses soft wear and hardware into multimedia installations, product design and human interface.

Andrea has technical expertise in sensors, electronics and material science that she uses for wearable product design and experiential art installations. Her recent credits include Broadway’s Bring It OnAmerican Idiot (Broadway and touring productions), BrooklyniteWhat’s It’s All AboutMurder for Two, STREB’s: Forces and the London Cultural Olympics, in addition to several other theatrical, dance, and opera productions in New York City and internationally. 

She also works as a stylist for various artists, commercials, and publications. Her work can be seen in Rolling Stone, Vogue, Interview, and OUT Magazine, as well as at the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards, the Tony Awards, other red carpet events, and in music videos.

WHO: All LIM College students, faculty and staff are welcome to attend.

WHERE: FashionOpolis in the LIM College Townhouse

WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 13 from 6-8 p.m.