The "Exo-Prosthetic" created by William Root, is a printed artificial leg made from laser-sintered titanium, which uses a scan of the wearer's truncated limb for fit, and a scan of the intact limb for form.
“There is a Haitian saying which might upset the aesthetic images of most women. Nou lèd, Nou la, it says. We are ugly, but we are here. Like the modesty that is somewhat common in Haitian culture, this saying makes a deeper claim for poor Haitian.
"And you know, the fact is, nobody knew that they were prosthetic legs.They were the star of the show - these wooden boots peeking out from uner this raffia dress. They were legs made for me"- Aimee Mullins. Spring / Summer 1999 show
Angela Rockwood, Tiphany Adams, Mia Schaikewitz and Auti Angel are four friends who, through accident or illness, have been from the neck or waist down. The series Push Girls tells the story of their lives in