Paper

Art

This Personality Quiz Will Figure Out Your Shape

A Timothy Leary-inspired online quiz generates an entire exhibition for artists Kayla Mattes and Justin Seibert.
Andrew Salomone
7.3.17
drawings

Daily Ink Drawings Detail Death, Life, and Memory

To honor his grandfather’s passing, interaction designer and illustrator Arman Nobari is creating one ink portrait per day for a year.
DJ Pangburn
6.1.17
Papercraft

Intricate Paper Cutouts of Animals Are Impossibly Detailed

Pippa Dyrlaga takes a knife to her drawings to create incredible paper silhouettes.
Andrew Salomone
5.18.17
Collage

Colorful Minimalist Collages Preserve the Legacies of 1960s Black Icons

Rico Gatson’s collages of Nina Simone, Marvin Gaye, and Muhammed Ali celebrate black history.
Antwaun Sargent
5.10.17
paper art

Get Lost in These Intricate 3D Paper Worlds

Elisa Mearelli forms a limitless downward spiral with sheets of paper.
Diana Shi
5.7.17
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
Art

Delicate Paper Calligraphy Showcases a Cheerful Alphabet

Find your paper-cut initials in Sabeena Karnik’s delicate typeface and calligraphy pieces.
Diana Shi
2.4.17
50 states of art

[NSFW] This Feminist Ex-Mormon Is Bringing Floral Vagina Paintings to Utah | #50StatesofArt

Women from all over the world modeled for Jacqueline Secor's surreal archive of female anatomy's multitudes of beauty.
Beckett Mufson
1.30.17
Art

Flowering Alien Bio-Sculptures Burst from Walls

Crystal Wagner's ‘Bioforms and Blooms’ experiments in 2D and 3D space.
Diana Shi
1.29.17
Art

Ghostface Killah and Wax Tailor Get Animated in Paper Cut-Out Music Video

French artist Mathieu Le Proux uses stop-motion animation to bring his papercraft creations to life.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.25.17
Art

Wild, Multilayered Portraits Look Like Intricate Paper Sculptures

These digital illustrations are actual dimensional renderings with a tactile textured aesthetic.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
12.17.16
Film

Poetic Paper Cut-Outs Give Greek Tragedy New Wings

This is poetry that looks as good as it sounds.
Nathaniel Ainley
11.11.16