DNA 11, the company that brought DNA Art to the masses, is going back in history for its latest art from life masterpiece – the DNA Ancestry Portrait. Premiering on Thursday at the opening of the WIRED Store in New York, DNA Ancestry Portraits combine the science of genealogy with the technology of the mobile and social web to create a new form of augmented art.

World-renowned designer and futurist, Karim Rashid, whom TIME Magazine declared the "Most Famous Industrial Designer in All the Americas", was the first to encode his maternal ancestry in a DNA 11 Ancestry Portrait.

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