Artist Joshua Harker has used 3d printing technology to create the Quixotic Divinity Headdress. The piece has nearly 200 hours of design time and was built by EOS using their largest format SLS printer.
The headdress will be debuting in the United States at the 3D Printshow New York City at the Metropolitan Pavilion in February 2014.
You can watch a video – here
Exploring the limits of the 3d printed medium & inspired by traditional Native American, Latin, African, & Asian headdresses & masks, this piece celebrates the symbolism & ceremony of human adornment.
Revealing the wearer's identity, the face mask hangs in position as a floating bodice symbolizing the freedom of the spirit from the body.
The piece has nearly 200 hours of design time & was built by EOS on their largest format SLS printer in polyamide, filling its build envelope to full dimensional capacity.
Catwalk premier was in London then to Paris at the Louvre.