Sophie de Oliveira Barata’s work is pushing the boundaries of prosthetics. With her striking floral porcelain legs, stereo legs, detachable anatomical limbs and even legs made from Perspex shards, crystal or brass, she transforms the physical appearance of prosthetics into highly stylised pieces of art.
The University of Strathclyde is a leading international technological university. Students travel from as far as Europe, the Middle East and the Far East to train in prosthetics and orthotics science.
Here, Exceed talks to Roy Bowers, Senior Teaching Fellow at the University of Strathclyde. Read more