Lecture by Jisoo Ha

Presented as part of CCA's Design and Craft Lecture Series
March 9, 2011, 7:00–9:00 pm

Timken Lecture Hall, San Francisco Campus
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Info: 415.703.9563 or designandcraft@cca.edu

From musical jackets to clothes that serve medical purposes, the possibilities of high-tech fashion are limitless. Dr. Jisoo Ha, associate professor of fashion design at Seoul National University and a specialist in technological innovations in the fashion industry, will discuss some of the most interesting recent studies and research as well as what the future of this field holds, in Korea and beyond.

Ha received her bachelor of fine arts degree from Parsons the New School for Design, and her master's and doctoral degrees from Seoul National University. She was an instructor at Parsons from 1998 to 1999 and has lectured internationally. Since 2005 she has been developing and designing fashionable high-tech products in collaboration with the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Next Generation Computing Association, and the product designer Myungsoo Lee.

Generous support for CCA public programs in San Francisco has been provided by Grants for the Arts / San Francisco Hotel Tax Fund.

The Design and Craft Lecture Series is funded by the Wornick Endowment Fund.