Origami

8.2.17

This Computer Scientist Can Turn Anything into Origami

"Computational origami" has leapt forward thanks to a game-changing algorithm.

5.1.17

Orange Peel Animals Aren’t Technically Origami, But They’re Still Awesome

Japanese artist Yoshihiro Okada's work is apeeling.

3.7.17

Inspired by Pop-Up Books, This Paper Engineer Creates Giant 3D Sculptures

Artist Matthew Shlian creates large, mesmerizing sculptures inspired by origami, kirigami, and papercraft.

2.20.17

This Giant Kaleidoscope​ is Really a Rave Cave

'Light Origami,' by artist Masakazu Shirane, is a walk-in dome that bends and weaves light.

2.13.17

This Pipe Organ Is Made Entirely Out of Paper

The guy who brought you a paper V8 engine shows a romantic side.

11.2.16

MC Escher-Inspired Map Wins Japan's GOOD DESIGN Award

The map addresses some fundamental misconceptions about the world—and folds into a nice origami globe.

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9.10.16

‘Origami-Like’ Objects Can Instantly Change Their Transparency

This new technique allows users to easily design and manipulate the transparency of objects.

3.19.16

Origami Animals Come to Life in These Digital Portraits

Welcome to 'Jungle,' Reine Paradis's fantastical two-color self-portrait series.

2.25.16

Rainbow Origami Paints the World with Color

Enter the 'Rainbow Mutant Nation' of Mademoiselle Maurice at an upcoming gallery show in Paris.

11.26.15

Space Origami Could Pack Big Structures into Tiny Satellites

Oxford Space Systems is developing materials for deployable structures that can fold without damage or creasing.

11.15.15

Origami-Inspired Lamp Lets You Play with Light

The "Folding Lamp" is interior design meets arts & crafts.

10.16.15

Artist Having "Quarter-Life Crisis" Creates Unbelievable Origami

That's one way to make 1000 paper cranes.

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