Origami

Origami
Origami

This Computer Scientist Can Turn Anything into Origami

"Computational origami" has leapt forward thanks to a game-changing algorithm.
Frederick Blichert
8.2.17
sculpture
sculpture

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

Japanese artist Yoshihiro Okada's work is apeeling.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
5.1.17
Papercraft
Papercraft

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.
DJ Pangburn
3.7.17
light art
light art

This Giant Kaleidoscope​ is Really a Rave Cave

'Light Origami,' by artist Masakazu Shirane, is a walk-in dome that bends and weaves light.
Emily Sia Lian Wong
2.20.17
Design
Design

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.
Beckett Mufson
11.2.16
Art
Art

Origami Animals Come to Life in These Digital Portraits

Welcome to 'Jungle,' Reine Paradis's fantastical two-color self-portrait series.
Gabrielle Bruney
3.19.16
Art
Art

Rainbow Origami Paints the World with Color

Enter the 'Rainbow Mutant Nation' of Mademoiselle Maurice at an upcoming gallery show in Paris.
Beckett Mufson
2.25.16
Design
Design

Origami-Inspired Lamp Lets You Play with Light

The "Folding Lamp" is interior design meets arts & crafts.
Sami Emory
11.15.15
Art
Art

Artist Having "Quarter-Life Crisis" Creates Unbelievable Origami

That's one way to make 1000 paper cranes.
Beckett Mufson
10.16.15
Art
Art

See China's Air Pollution as Robotic Origami

Artist Jiayu Liu's latest installation turns complicated data into mesmerizing movement and light.
Sami Emory
9.3.15
Origami
Origami

A Light Show Folds In on an Origami Projection Screen

New media designer Steven T. Wong's kinetic/geometric sculpture plays off the principles of rigid origami folding.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.6.15
Art
Art

The Giant Kaleidoscope​ Is Really a Rave Cave

'Light Origami', by artist Masakazu Shirane, is a walk-in dome that bends and weaves light.
Emily Sia Lian Wong
6.3.15