Ying Gao. The gaze-activated dresses

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The innovative fashion designer Ying Gao created a new collection of high-tech dresses that react to human gaze by lighting up, giving birth to an amazing intricate web of interlaced luminescent threads that look like a fluorescent sea creature.

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Ying Gao explained that in order to obtain the visual effect, he used an eye-tracking system that catches the glance of the casual spectator and activates minuscule motors embedded in the fabric moving and lighting up the whole dress or only parts of it.

Photo credits: Ying Gao

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