ceramics

Dutch Student’s 3D Printed Ceramics Showcase Printer’s Unique Programming

Design student and ceramist Olivier van Herpt’s 3D printed ceramics, unveiled during Design Week in Milan, are visually stunning. Larger in scale than one would expect with 3D printed objects,…

Sculpting for a New Millennium: The VormVrij Clay 3D Printer

Material innovations in 3D printing are the next frontier, and Dutch company VormVrij 3D is harking back to an age-old material to find the future. Designers Marlieke Wijnakker and Yao van…

3D PotterBot Clay Delta-Style 3D Printer Launches with RAM Extruder & Innovative New Approach

Some may say that when it comes to 3D printing, the art of pottery isn’t necessarily an area which needs the technology too urgently. After all there are already numerous…

Artist Jade Crompton Fuses the Old School with the New with Her 3D Printed Slipcast Pieces

Slipcasting is used for the mass production of pottery and ceramics, and it works best when employed to create complex-shaped objects not suited to throwing on a wheel or by…

Researchers at Northwestern University Develop Material to 3D Print Fuel Cells

For six years, I worked as an editor/analyst in an industry research company — I read about almost every global industry’s production and demand backcasts and forecasts and can still…

Shapeways Announces New Porcelain Material for 3D Printing

When discussing the future of the 3D printing industry with various experts within the field, about half of them believe we will one day have 3D printers in virtually every…

Dutch Company VormVrij 3D Uses Clay to 3D Print Huge Ceramic Pieces

We’ve seen a lot of material innovations in 3D printing lately, from better plastics to wood to metals; the latest to pop out at us is clay. Dutch company VormVrij…

EOS Founder, Langer, Invests into Ceramics Additive Manufacturing Company Lithoz

It is often said that ceramics are the material of the future. Maybe they don’t receive the same hype and excitement as futuristic materials like Graphene do, however, the number of…