3D PRINTING

Art

We Need More Artists Like This Street Performer-Turned Multimedia Wizard

How a formerly-undocumented kid from Queens went from performing on the subway to a solo art show in Manhattan.
Kara Weisenstein
7.24.18
Garage Magazine

A DNA Portrait Artist Imagined New Identities for Chelsea Manning

What does it mean to remake one's appearance after years in the digital wilderness? Few are better placed to answer than Chelsea Elizabeth Manning, whose collaboration with DNA portraitist Heather Dewey-Hagborg mines the politics of the personal.
Orit Gat
8.15.17
Skateboarding

Artists Turn Skateboarding Tricks into Awesome 3D-Printed Sculptures

Using tracking electronics and software, artist Paul Ferragut of Convivial Studio is turning skateboarding tricks into works of art.
DJ Pangburn
8.1.17
Video Games

Gamers Designed This Stunning Claymation Video Game Entirely By Hand

Everything in 'Harold Halibut', from the clothes to the rusted furniture, was designed, cut, sewn, and painted IRL.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.12.17
3D PRINTING

These Distorted 3-D Face Scans Will Haunt Your Dreams

Lee Griggs' haunting 3D scans don't look human anymore.
Beckett Mufson
7.4.17
last week in art

Chelsea Manning Is Going to Make an Art World Debut

The masks in ‘A Becoming Resemblance’ were constructed from DNA samples Manning sent to artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg from prison.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.4.17
Fashion

Sasha Velour's Fashion Designer Dishes on Her Daring 'Drag Race' Looks

Diego Montoya is the artist behind many of Velour's iconic looks, including her now-infamous Finale mask.
Mikelle Street
7.2.17
Animation

This 3D Printed Stop-Motion Shows How Far Parents Will Go for Their Kids

Filmmaker Kangmin Kim recounts an odd childhood memory in 'Deer Flower.'
Nathaniel Ainley
6.2.17
data art

A Cyber Architect 3D-Printed the Brain's Response to Love

53 stories of love become 3D-printed mandalas of emotion in 'LOVE PROJECT.'
Becky Chung
5.29.17
digital art

Iranian-American Artist Revives Islam’s Apocalyptic Goddesses

How Morehshin Allahyari is using new technologies to reclaim an ancient feminist narrative.
Catherine Chapman
5.27.17
sculpture

3D Printed Sci-Fi Sculptures Imagine Our Shiny Insect Future

Belgian artist Nick Ervinck references history to imagine the future in a series of 3D-printed sculptures.
Andrew Salomone
5.12.17
3D PRINTING

MIT’s Gooey New 3D Printer Is a Game Changer

The Self-Assembly Lab teamed up with an Michigan-based furniture company to develop a gel-based machine that can print pretty much anything—in minutes.
Beckett Mufson
4.27.17