Category: Art

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Artist Uses 3D Printing to Explore Death

Amsterdam-based artist George Stamenov finds beauty in the macabre. He also had a desire to capture death in a new way. So using images of bodies post-mortem he found on the internet, Stamenov has used…

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Steinway’s Newest Piano Has 3D Printed Parts

Steinway is known worldwide as the gold standard in piano manufacturing. Now, the top piano makers are embracing 3D printing technology for their newest instrument model. While Steinway will continue to make the instrument’s working…

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Hear It! 3D Printed Flute Plays Microtonal Music

An Australian team may help change the way music is heard and composed. Researchers at Australia’s University of Wollongong (UOW) have just developed 3D printed flutes capable of playing microtonal music, offering a whole new…

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Japan Swapping Ancient Statues for 3D Printed Buddhas

In Japan, ancient Buddhist temples dot the landscape. Many of these cultural treasures also house priceless religious antiquities. The valuable Buddha statues, however, have proven tempting to thieves, inspiring a rather unique collaboration between students…