11.11.16 by Jeff

Nostalgic Illustrations by Artist Duo Machineast

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Singapore-based duo Fizah Rahim and Rezaliando (aka Machineast) create iridescent 3D illustrations that attempt to capture that feeling you had watching cartoons as a kid. Not sure if that’s the feeling I get but love these all the same. See more images below.

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01.11.16 by Jeff

Air Jordan 3D Puzzle

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London-based designer Yoni Alter created a 3D puzzle based off the Air Jordan 45 that looks really satisfying to put together. The edition is limited to 30 puzzles, each consisting of 19 colourful handmade resin pieces. Watch the video clip below to see the puzzle being assembled!

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17.10.16 by Staff

“Mirror” Installation Generates a 3D Replica of a Person’s Face in Real-Time

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An incredible installation by Tokyo-based artist Nobumichi Asai. “Kagami” (or “mirror”) scans a participant’s face and uses roughly 5,000 motorized rods to create a 3D replica. More images and video below!

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28.09.16 by Staff

Sneak Peek of Timothy Saccenti and Sam Rolfes’ New Book

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Visionary director and photographer Timothy Saccenti has a beautiful print project coming out! Made in collaboration with 3D illustrator Sam Rolfes and heavily inspired by model/actor Sui Nakashima (who Saccenti met on a project for Depeche Mode’s last album), SUI: A Journey in Self-Realization explores identity formation and transformation through a series of computer-generated manipulations.

The cinematic feel of the project is testament to Saccenti and Rolfes process, shooting thousands of frames in studio with Rolfes live scanning and manipulating on set/in real time. SUI consists of 35 unbound images that allow the reader to go through them in whatever way they choose. It also comes packaged in a reflective polychrome box encased in a vellum sheet, a deliberate decision on the part of CYMK Books to enhance the unique, material aspect of the project. Check out more images of SUI below!

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09.03.16 by Jeff

Thai Artist Creates Ghostly 3D Paintings on Layers of Fine Netting

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Uttaporn Nimmalaikaew, a 33-year old Thai artist, creates ghostly portraits in three dimensions, painting on layers of fine netting. In an interview, Nimmalaikaew says he started using the technique after he saw a bit of paint on his mosquito netting when he was attending Silapakorn University in Bangkok.

The process for creating the illusions means that the images shift and become distorted as the viewer changes position, adding a supernatural tone to the work. More images and a video clip below.

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23.02.16 by Staff

Instagram of the Day: Experimental Animations by Anny Wang and Tim Söderström

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Fantastic graphic animations by Anny Wang (@annyversary) and Tim Söderström (@mrfontex), “Physlab” is an ongoing series of experiments with 3D software that feature surreal visuals grounded in the physical mechanics of the real world. Have a look at the videos below!

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14.12.15 by Staff

360-Degree Books by Yusuke Oono

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These storybooks by Japanese designer and architect Yusuke Oono open up 360-degrees, transforming into an incredible 3D storytelling experience. While Oono’s original designs were so labour intensive they couldn’t be mass produced, Snow White and Mount Fuji have been made available thanks to Loftwork, (the company who sponsored the design contest where Oono’s work gained recognition) and book publisher Seigensha. Check out more images below!

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11.12.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Rose Pilkington

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Bright and colourful series of 3D illustrations by London-based artist Rose Pilkington. Pilkington studied graphic design at Central Saint Martins. See more images below.

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