Paige Deschamps, Alessandra Mantovani, Diana Horqque, Elizabeth Lee, Leïla Gatera
WLK* highlights the dynamic fusion of modern and organic speculative design. As a social movement, WLK* promotes the active movement essential to all walks of life. As a material innovation, WLK* embeds technology into a geometric, self-regulating wearable. It is inspired by dynamic shapes found in fashion, architecture and the built environment. WLK* is made possible by material and technological breakthroughs in piezoelectronics and research in electric current flow through human skin at power frequency voltages.