An Artist Who Sculpts From Paper, Like Others Might With Clay [Slideshow]
Artist Matt Shlian is great at screwing up. A self-described papercraft engineer, Shlian designs stunning 3-D paper sculptures that fall somewhere between origami, pop-up books, and Minimal Art — many of them happy accidents. Sometimes “I begin with an idea for movement and try to achieve that shape or form somehow,” he tells us. “Along the way something usually goes wrong and a mistake becomes more interesting than the original idea and I work with that instead.”
Geometric Paper Folding: Dr. David Huffman.David Huffman has been creating some very complex and original folded structures. He works with both straight and curved folds, using mathematical techniques that he has developed over many years. Mr. Huffman teaches at the University of California at Santa Cruz.