Archive for the ‘3D printed’ category

Biomorphic furniture by Mathias Bengtsson

August 28th, 2017

The furniture series explores the possibilities of software contribution to artistic creation, wherein 3D printing serves as an analogue for representing organic forms. Bengtsson begins with what he calls ‘the promise of technology’ – ‘the desire to push the limits of what is imaginable, and the will to create objects unlike any that have existed before’.

6-Axis Robot Arm by +Lab – Politecnico di Milano

April 2nd, 2017

A team of architects and engineers at the Politecnico di Milano in Italy have unveiled Atropos, a six-axis robotic arm capable of printing continuous fiber composites. The one of a kind robot was developed by +Lab, the 3D printing laboratory at the Politecnico, who have taken inspiration from fibres found in the natural world.

3D concrete printing by Bekkering Adams

February 2nd, 2017

Rotterdam-based architecture firm Bekkering Adams has taken the concrete dream one step further to test the partnership of concrete and technology in a more tangible way, with the proposal “Fire Wall”. In collaboration with the Technical University of Eindhoven and Cement & Beton Centrum, the prototype experiments investigate the effects gained by altering the variables of the technology – changes in height, speed and texture all produce different results.

3D printed facade for EU building by Heijmans & DUS Architects

January 13th, 2016



Dutch EU building features a facade combining tensile fabric and 3D-printed bioplastic

Future Craft 3D by adidas

October 18th, 2015



Adidas creates 3D-printed Futurecraft soles to mimic runners’ footprints

Print to Build 3D printed joint collection by Ollé Gellért

August 2nd, 2015



Design and construct your own furniture with 3D printed joints

3D Printed Fashion Collection by Danit Peleg

July 30th, 2015



Danit Peleg 3D prints entire graduate fashion collection at home

Hot Wire Extensions by Studio Ilio

July 26th, 2015



Studio Ilio uses electricity to form solid objects from wire and waste 3D-printing powder

3D weaver by Oluwaseyi Sosanya

September 14th, 2014

The 3D weaver is a loom specially designed for weaving in three dimensions. The Honeycomb weave is based on a simple hexagonal structure and can withstand impacts greater than 300g. The 0~90 degree pattern has a comfortable compressive quality and holds similar properties to soft injection foams found in shoe soles.

Breaking bulbs 3D printed lamps by Gässling

April 6th, 2014

Swedish Gässling launches Breaking Bulbs, a range of 3D printed lamps capturing that split second in time when an object destroy on impact. The over-sized bulb-shaped lamps appear to shatter as they destroy when being dropped, smashed, and even shot.

Building Bytes by Brian Peters

November 2nd, 2012

Building Bytes proposes a new method of fabricating architecture; desktop 3D printers become portable, inexpensive brick factories for large-scale construction.