High-tech craft

October 22, 2013

IU Bloomington blogger Bethany Nolan points us to the high-tech craft of Nicole Jacquard, associate professor in the Hope School of Fine Arts. Jacquard’s work “celebrates contradictions,” according to American Craft Magazine. The magazine features Jacquard’s works in its current issue, including Snail Shell Harbor (below), which blends QR code and vintage photo encircled with pearls:

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To read more about Jacquard and her unusual work, including her goal to create a Fab Lab for using 3D printing, see this story from IU’s Research and Creative Activity magazine.