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Rein Vollenga is a Dutch fine artist who after several collaborations and special commissions from performers and fashion labels has launched his first collection of Wearable Sculptures. Still very much grounded in his fine art practice all his pieces are meticulously hand sculpted and exists only as unique Haute Couture pieces.
His current collection is using forms taken from insect anatomy and car parts merging the organic with the highly artificial.
Previous clients include among others Mugler, Lady Gaga, New Power Studio, Cassette Playa, 2NE1 and Hanayo. Apart from exhibiting his sculptures in galleries and museums his Wearable Sculptures have been shown during the London and Paris Fashion Weeks and featured in Dazed, I-D, Vogue Italia, Interview Magazine, Showstudio, and Style.com.
Photography: Jonas Lindström
Models: Thary Plast Ic & Flo Berrymore