Digital Grotesque, a 3D-Printed Room

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Tokyo University of the Arts’ Materializing exhibition features Digital Grotesque, a 1:3 scale model of an entirely 3D-printed room, extruded out of sandstone and then gilded. It is the creation of Swiss artists Michael Hansmeyer and Benjamin Dillenburger.

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Master of Pen and Ink: The Monumental Drawings of Ikeda ManabuJune 27, 2013

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The task of Japanese artist Ikeda Manabu is seemingly impossible: a blank paper canvas larger than a person spread before him, a small acrylic pen in his hand, and hundreds of days to fill with faintly imperceptible progress from a mind brimming with explosive creativity.

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Polyester elastomer baked by Tokujin Yoshioka

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The Pane chair is made of a translucent spongy material called polyester elastomer. A half cylindrical part is covered with a sheet and baked in an oven to fix its shape, with the ends of the arms remaining exactly like two pieces of twisted textile.

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Robot Art: Harvey Moon’s Drawing Machines

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Harvey Moon had a difficult time drawing, so he made a machine to do it for him. To further confuse the idea of “the artist” he lets a cricket control the machine. Watch the video from The Creator’s Project below! Drawing made by tracking a cricket.

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Social Signage: Digital Street Sign Gives Dynamic Directions

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The shape is a familiar classic – a central post pointing toward different destinations, sometimes near and other times a world away. This evolved version, however, replaces static locations and fixed directions with interactive ones.

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