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Featured image of 3D Printed “Gromit Unleashed 2” Sculptures Raise Money for Children’s Hospital Charity
Jun 14, 2018
3D Printed “Gromit Unleashed 2” Sculptures Raise Money for Children’s Hospital Charity
Featured image of First 3D Printed Chaiselongue at Milan Design Week 2018
Apr 8, 2018
First 3D Printed Chaiselongue at Milan Design Week 2018
Featured image of 3D Printing and Facial Reconstruction Help Identify Eight Victims from US-Mexico Border
Jan 16, 2018
3D Printing and Facial Reconstruction Help Identify Eight Victims from US-Mexico Border
Featured image of 12-Meter Maori Sculpture to be 3D Printed in Rotorua, NZ
Dec 7, 2017
12-Meter Maori Sculpture to be 3D Printed in Rotorua, NZ
Featured image of “The Missing Piece” Artwork Honors Memory of Artist’s Late Wife
Nov 6, 2017
“The Missing Piece” Artwork Honors Memory of Artist’s Late Wife
Featured image of New Zealand Artist Creates Stunning 3D Printed Maori Art Pendants
Oct 27, 2017
New Zealand Artist Creates Stunning 3D Printed Maori Art Pendants
Featured image of WASP Debuts World’s First 3D Printed Stage Dressing for Rome’s Opera House
Oct 6, 2017
WASP Debuts World’s First 3D Printed Stage Dressing for Rome’s Opera House
Featured image of Little Big Woman Confronts Attitudes towards Dwarfism with Life-size 3D Printed Sculpture
Sep 18, 2017
Little Big Woman Confronts Attitudes towards Dwarfism with Life-size 3D Printed Sculpture
Featured image of 3D Printed Mask Changes Color According to How You’re Feeling
Sep 10, 2017
3D Printed Mask Changes Color According to How You’re Feeling
Featured image of Dinara Kasko Creates New Pieces of Pastry Art with 3D Printed Cake Molds
Sep 7, 2017
Dinara Kasko Creates New Pieces of Pastry Art with 3D Printed Cake Molds
Featured image of 3D Printed Strandbeest Has Motor, Will Crawl
Aug 10, 2017
3D Printed Strandbeest Has Motor, Will Crawl
Featured image of Xian Chizi Digital Technology Uses 3D Printing to Create Ancient Chinese Replicas
Aug 4, 2017
Xian Chizi Digital Technology Uses 3D Printing to Create Ancient Chinese Replicas
Featured image of A Stunning Combination of Art and Tech in a 3D Printed Raven Head Helmet
Jul 23, 2017
A Stunning Combination of Art and Tech in a 3D Printed Raven Head Helmet
Featured image of Discover Amazing 3D Printed Artworks from Artist Nick Ervinck
Jun 22, 2017
Discover Amazing 3D Printed Artworks from Artist Nick Ervinck
Featured image of 20 Outstanding Pieces of 3D Printed Jewelry
Apr 13, 2017
20 Outstanding Pieces of 3D Printed Jewelry
Featured image of Stratasys J750 Printer Allows Art Professor to Create Full-Color Beautiful Artwork
Apr 7, 2017
Stratasys J750 Printer Allows Art Professor to Create Full-Color Beautiful Artwork
Featured image of ZMorph 3D Printer Learns To Draw Jazzy Images with Free DIY Pen Toolhead
Mar 24, 2017
ZMorph 3D Printer Learns To Draw Jazzy Images with Free DIY Pen Toolhead
Featured image of Artists Drzach and Suchy Create Beautiful 3D Printed “Shadow Cloud”
Mar 11, 2017
Artists Drzach and Suchy Create Beautiful 3D Printed “Shadow Cloud”
Featured image of Beautiful Minds Installation in London is a 3D Printed Mountainous Mess
Feb 9, 2017
Beautiful Minds Installation in London is a 3D Printed Mountainous Mess
Featured image of Unbelievably Detailed 3D Printed Ogre Model Sculpted with Oculus VR
Jan 19, 2017
Unbelievably Detailed 3D Printed Ogre Model Sculpted with Oculus VR

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Featured image of WASP Debuts World’s First 3D Printed Stage Dressing for Rome’s Opera House
Made From 223 Printed Parts
WASP Debuts World’s First 3D Printed Stage Dressing for Rome’s Opera House

When it comes to theatre sets, 3D printers are used to create masks, props, and furniture. But a whole stage dressing? That’s a first.

Featured image of New Zealand Artist Creates Stunning 3D Printed Maori Art Pendants
Tribal Prints
New Zealand Artist Creates Stunning 3D Printed Maori Art Pendants

Joe Te Wharau uses 3D printing and traditional Maori designs to create a collection of artistic pendants, called "Matihiko Taonga V1.0". 

Featured image of Stunning Sovereign Armor from 91 3D Printed Pieces
Cosplayer’s Dream
Stunning Sovereign Armor from 91 3D Printed Pieces

This jaw-droppingly awesome design, called “Sovereign Armor”, is bound to be your next dream cosplay costume.

Featured image of Dinara Kasko Creates New Pieces of Pastry Art with 3D Printed Cake Molds
Cake art
Dinara Kasko Creates New Pieces of Pastry Art with 3D Printed Cake Molds

Dinara Kasko makes use of 3D printing to shape her latest works of pastry art, which incorporate mathematical principals and sculpture.

Featured image of Tiny A 3D Printed Elephant Highlights Huge Poaching Problem
Nanosculpture
Tiny A 3D Printed Elephant Highlights Huge Poaching Problem

The poaching of elephants is rapidly increasing and these huge mammals have a new supporter, raising attention in a tiny way.

Featured image of The Other Nefertiti: Bust Covertly Scanned and 3D Printed
Walk like an Egyptian
The Other Nefertiti: Bust Covertly Scanned and 3D Printed

Clandestine scanning of the Nefertiti bust in Berlin Museum results in "The Other Nefertiti", a open access dataset that allows anyone to 3D print the head.

Featured image of 3D Printing May Have Solved The Mystery of Venus de Milo
It Belongs in a Museum!
3D Printing May Have Solved The Mystery of Venus de Milo

For centuries, archeologists were looking for an answer to the question: who was the Venus de Milo? Thanks to 3D printing, we now have a new, interesting theory.

Featured image of 3D Printed Strandbeest Has Motor, Will Crawl
It's Alive!
3D Printed Strandbeest Has Motor, Will Crawl

Besides being mini, this Strandbeest uses 3D printing and motors rather than the wind and PVC pipes for its locomotion.

Featured image of 3D Printed Baroque Frame Turns Modern Painting to 17th Century Masterpiece
If It Ain’t Baroque, Don’t Fix It!
3D Printed Baroque Frame Turns Modern Painting to 17th Century Masterpiece

Polish design service Get Models Now uses 3D printing to produce an extravagant Baroque-styled picture frame for artists.

Featured image of 3D Printed Cup and Saucer added to Othr Collection
Tea Time meets 3D printing
3D Printed Cup and Saucer added to Othr Collection

A design studio which focuses on bringing together designers and 3D printing transformative technology has just released a beautiful tea set which features a perforated sugar spoon.

Featured image of Liberator Vase: Artist Turns 3D Printed Gun into Flower Pot
Blooming Marvelous
Liberator Vase: Artist Turns 3D Printed Gun into Flower Pot

Artist Addie Wagenknecht transforms the 3D printed Liberator Gun into the Liberator Vase at her new exhibition, and it's a big improvement.

Featured image of Unbelievably Detailed 3D Printed Ogre Model Sculpted with Oculus VR
This is as Good as 3D Printing Gets Today
Unbelievably Detailed 3D Printed Ogre Model Sculpted with Oculus VR

A highly-skilled character artist has shared an extremely detailed 3D print of an ogre. It was modelled with the VR software Oculus Medium.

Featured image of Interview with Artist Addie Wagenknecht
Modern Art
Interview with Artist Addie Wagenknecht

All3DP interviews Addie Wagenknecht, an artist who blends conceptual work with traditional forms of hacking, sculpture, and 3D printing.

Featured image of Xian Chizi Digital Technology Uses 3D Printing to Create Ancient Chinese Replicas
Recreating Ancient Art
Xian Chizi Digital Technology Uses 3D Printing to Create Ancient Chinese Replicas

Xian Chizi Digital Technology studio uses 3D printing to create replicas and moulds of ancient art found in the Shaanxi province.

Featured image of ZMorph 3D Printer Learns To Draw Jazzy Images with Free DIY Pen Toolhead
The Next Picasso
ZMorph 3D Printer Learns To Draw Jazzy Images with Free DIY Pen Toolhead

ZMorph fan, Paolo Fiaschi, developed a pen toolhead for his older ZMorph printer which can draw any vortex shape or pattern and you can too.