Studio subTela

Milieux Institute of Arts, Culture and Technology at Concordia University

Currente Calamo

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Currente Calamo, which means “running pen” is Latin for speaking off-the-cuff.  Each garment has a handwoven LED display and a digital print that announces the bluetooth address of each garment.  The displays can be reprogrammed wirelessly, or activated with the White Touchpad Dress (above).


Wearable Absence

WABHeadshot  WABpda  WABOpen  WABupperbody  Diagram

Early Work

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Early Tunic and Vest.  (2005)                                       Vest for “Twining” performance with Yacov Sharir.  (2006)

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Details of “Twining Vest” (2006)

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Sample of wire wrap grid.  (2004)         Early LED fabric. (2004)     Two photos by Paul Litherland


Samples of red LEDs and yellow Electroluminiscent wire embedded in handmade paper.


ColoradoLoRes  This is a Low Resolution photo of me at my first loom in Colorado