Hanna Irene Smith

Process + Textiles

Investigating materiality and sculpture through experimental textiles and drape.

Marrying experimental drape with traditional tailoring techniques to create soft, flexible, wearable sculptures.

Exploring layered depth and shadow play in contemporary lace.

Draping at a miniature scale to explore large volume and scale.

Sculpting without the form to produce unconventional shapes and silhouettes.

Combining unconventional materials with classic, wearable fabrics.

Introducing three-dimensional form at a textile level, creating visual and tactile textures; depth and shadow.