Ying Gao - Index of Indifference (2006) - The number of internet users who vote daily through interactive opinion surveys that are indifferent to political, economic or cultural issues shocked Ying. With a software program, she compiled and manipulated this statistical data concerning neutrality in order to modify the basic structure of 10 men's shirts over the course of four weeks.
Science is fiction by Ying Gao / Medical-grade latex, medicated cotton, pins / "Inspired by “Science Is Fiction: 23 Films” by Jean Painlevé; the capsule collection was created in a hospital waiting room. The collection reflects the peculiarity of this contained universe as it constantly oscillates between science, reality and fiction."
A Chinese fashion designer has used complex sensory technology to create a dress that moves, changes shape and even lights up when it is looked at. Montreal-based designer Ying Gao installed her high-fashion creations with eye-tracking technology so that they activate when they sense someone’s gaze.