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3D Printing Art: Complicated Opportunities

3D Printing Art: Complicated Opportunities

3D printing is being used by artists, curators, museums and galleries worldwide to create works. Designers, sculptors, digital artists, painters and people new to the art world are using 3D printing as a medium to create works. This headfirst rush into the technology is to be applauded as is their courage and foresight to be […]

3D printing is being used by artists, curators, museums and galleries worldwide to create works. Designers, sculptors, digital artists, painters and people new to the art world are using 3D printing as a medium to create works. This headfirst rush into the technology...
NASA's Massive James Webb Space Telescope Inspires Out-of-This-World 3D Printed Art

NASA's Massive James Webb Space Telescope Inspires Out-of-This-World 3D Printed Art

Art is always inspired by something – a feeling, an event, a muse. So what can artists come up with when their given muse is a large, technologically advanced telescope? NASA, which has long acknowledged how space exploration can inspire works of art, selected 25 multimedia artists to view the large, infrared James Webb Space Telescope […]

Art is always inspired by something – a feeling, an event, a muse. So what can artists come up with when their given muse is a large, technologically advanced telescope? NASA, which has long acknowledged how space exploration can inspire works of art, selected...
'Spherical Creations': Artist Dario Santacroce Creates Amazing 3D Printed Sandstone Sculptures

'Spherical Creations': Artist Dario Santacroce Creates Amazing 3D Printed Sandstone Sculptures

Traditional artists are turning to using 3D printing in their work, and making some very interesting hybrid art — that is, art made using both 3D modeling and traditional hand finishing techniques. As I recently reported, 3D sculpture seems to be a hot item, especially when it comes to representing classical geometric forms. Italian artist […]

Traditional artists are turning to using 3D printing in their work, and making some very interesting hybrid art — that is, art made using both 3D modeling and traditional hand finishing techniques. As I recently reported, 3D sculpture seems to be a hot item,...
Gilles Azzaro's Latest 3D Printed Sound Sculpture Honors FabLabs Everywhere

Gilles Azzaro's Latest 3D Printed Sound Sculpture Honors FabLabs Everywhere

With some artists, you have to look hard to find the real meaning in their work. Gilles Azzaro is not one of those artists. The French voice sculptor, who creates amazing works of art by 3D printing sound waves, makes it clear what inspires him, honoring the things he finds important through his sculptural tributes. He […]

With some artists, you have to look hard to find the real meaning in their work. Gilles Azzaro is not one of those artists. The French voice sculptor, who creates amazing works of art by 3D printing sound waves, makes it clear what inspires him, honoring the things he...
Mike Le Page Experiments with Patreon Crowdfunding to Support Full-Time 3D Design Dream, Offers Videos & Helpful Resources

Mike Le Page Experiments with Patreon Crowdfunding to Support Full-Time 3D Design Dream, Offers Videos & Helpful Resources

Many of us have a passion or hobby that becomes so all-consuming we dream of making it our life’s work. For the artist, while long has prevailed the idea that starving is part of the quotient, a ‘regular’ job is usually a big part of the reality—and daily grind. At some point however, the most […]

Many of us have a passion or hobby that becomes so all-consuming we dream of making it our life’s work. For the artist, while long has prevailed the idea that starving is part of the quotient, a ‘regular’ job is usually a big part of the reality—and daily grind. At...
Exo-Voice & Exo-Shoe: Onyx Ashanti Creates Incredibly High Tech 3D Printed 'Footware' & More

Exo-Voice & Exo-Shoe: Onyx Ashanti Creates Incredibly High Tech 3D Printed 'Footware' & More

  The creative process is, above all, a process. Good art, just like any creation worth having, is worth waiting for. Onyx Ashanti, a native of Mississippi, is all about the iterative process in his creative works, and has been developing “beatjazz” for several years, even doing a TED talk on the topic in 2011–and he […]

  The creative process is, above all, a process. Good art, just like any creation worth having, is worth waiting for. Onyx Ashanti, a native of Mississippi, is all about the iterative process in his creative works, and has been developing “beatjazz”...
Artist Plans To Crush His Father's Skull And 3D Print Replica of His Own Skull With The Dust

Artist Plans To Crush His Father's Skull And 3D Print Replica of His Own Skull With The Dust

British artist Lee Wagstaff had a “difficult” time relating to his father. His distant relationship with his dad has led him to the point where he plans to crush his father’s skull into a fine powder – and use it to replicate a model of his own skull with a 3D printer. Wagstaff, born in […]

British artist Lee Wagstaff had a “difficult” time relating to his father. His distant relationship with his dad has led him to the point where he plans to crush his father’s skull into a fine powder – and use it to replicate a model of his own skull with...