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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 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.

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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 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 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 “Gromit Unleashed 2” Sculptures Raise Money for Children’s Hospital Charity
A Grand Day Out in Bristol
3D Printed “Gromit Unleashed 2” Sculptures Raise Money for Children’s Hospital Charity

In Bristol, UK, this summer, The Bristol Children's Hospital Charity - The Grand Appeal, is launching "Gromit Unleashed 2" a sculpture trail which includes larger-than-life characters from the TV show and three three 3D printed sculptures. 

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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 Rachel Goldsmith Uses 3Doodler, an Oven To Make Art
Fine Doodle
Rachel Goldsmith Uses 3Doodler, an Oven To Make Art

Artist Rachel Goldsmith creates unbelievable art using a 3D printing pen. The 3Doodler artist shares some of her newest techniques and experiences.

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Take a Seat
First 3D Printed Chaiselongue at Milan Design Week 2018

At Milan Design Week 2018, you can find a collaborative exhibition from Philipp Aduatz and incremental3d which is showcasing the 'Digital Chaiselongue' prototype made using 3D printed concrete.

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.

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Preserving Culture with 3D Scanning
Shining 3D Supports MyMiniFactory’s “Scan the World” Digital Museum

MyMiniFactory's Scan the World collection claims to be the World’s largest 3D printable museum. It is now officially supported by Shining 3D, the global tech company.

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Big Guns
“Printing” with Plywood: Deconstruction and Reconstruction of an Army Tank

With "Deconstruction and Reconstruction of an Army Tank", a UK artist has 3D modelled and built a US Army tank to scale.

Featured image of Artists Use Sound to 3D Print Beautiful Ceramics Patterns
Shaken Not Stirred
Artists Use Sound to 3D Print Beautiful Ceramics Patterns

Sound travels in waves. Two Dutch artists use this phenomenon to create beautiful clay patterns. For that, they even built a heavily modified 3D printer.

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 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.