All About 3D Printed Art
3D pen art is an underappreciated medium, but that doesn't stop these talented artists! Here are some of the most amazing 3D pen creations on the internet.
The pangolin is the world's most hunted animal and now faces extinction. To raise awareness, one maker has designed a 3D printed pangolin.
Hyperflesh founder and creator Landon Meier uses Lulzbot 3D printing to speed up the process of developing giant hyperrealistic masks.
London-based architecture studio Mamou-Mani has successfully pitched to build Burning Man 2018's Temple. The winning design, Galaxia, will feature a 3D printed mandala symbol at its heart.
A French designer is making art out of NASA's open source digital files, including the APOLLO 11 table which shows a 3D model of the moon.
Robotica, a gorgeous ball-jointed doll, is our new Thing of the week. The design is free, you can either print it yourself or order the parts.
Chisel&Mouse is a design studio run by two brothers who use 3D modelling software, 3D printing and plaster casts to create replica buildings.
Changing exhibition rules, Gabriel Bonfim encourages visitors to touch his Tactography prints, allowing the blind to experience his artwork.
The poaching of elephants is rapidly increasing and these huge mammals have a new supporter, raising attention in a tiny way.
Thanks to Italian 3D Printing company WASP, 3D scanned and printed models of the casts from Pompeii can be seen up close and personal.
Banksy art pieces are being brought to homes with the use of 3D printing (and probably not to his knowledge).
Designer Kiki van Eijk was inspired by the imperfections of foxglove flowers in her garden and used 3D printing to create replica lampshades.
Ubisoft creates 3D printed lifesize replica of Tutankhamun's sarcophagus that you can use to play "Assassin's Creed: Origins".
Besides being mini, this Strandbeest uses 3D printing and motors rather than the wind and PVC pipes for its locomotion.
On display in New York is Gulliver's Gate, a massive miniature made up of hundreds of landmarks created by model makers across the world.
There aren't many artists who use the possibilities of 3D printing. Nick Ervinck embraces the technology - the result are stunning, beautiful sculptures.
Last year, artist Chris Templeman began a project in Boston's Chinatown which has the aim of creating 2,000 plastic roosters using a 3D printer before the end of the Chinese New Year. He now views the project as a success.