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Process: Origami Lighting Prototype

The irregular pleating folding pattern is generated from a revolved shape using a graphical algorithm. The varied angle of each fold creates a tessellated origami form from one sheet of paper.

cdxblog: I can’t sleep so I am looking at the beautiful, insane paper sculptures from Matt Shlian. Seriously gorgeous stuff. I can barely cut a straight line. (OK I cannot even cut a straight line.) This stuff is so impressive.

Gorgeously Intricate Hand-Cut Paper Sculptures

Concept for Structural and Construction System Tilted up half-circles: compression arches Red strings: tension cables A4 (297 x 210 mm Paper) Based on Villarceau Circles on Torus

Harikrishnan Panicker and Deepti Nair create cut paper shadow boxes, illuminated with battery powered lights. -This is seriously the coolest.

Harikrishnan Panicker and Deepti Nair create cut paper shadow boxes, illuminated with battery powered lights. -This is seriously the coolest.