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MASK Architects to build “world’s first” steel 3D printed exoskeleton modular houses

The 2021 3D Printing Industry Awards shortlists are open for voting, have your say now. Sardinian architecture and design firm MASK Architects has designed what it claims is...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021 4:00pm EDT

post-soviet architecture aesthetics are reinterpreted into 3D printed knit accessories

the series provides a wide range of knit accessories including scarves, hats, and balaclavas. The post post-soviet architecture aesthetics are reinterpreted into 3D printed knit...

designboom | Eva Sviridova | Wednesday, Sep 8, 2021 7:30pm EDT

10 winners from iF design award 2021 fuel every machinist’s dreams

from 3D metal printers to toxic gas detectors, we pick 10 design award winners from 2021 that turn complex technologies into easy-to-monitor powerful machines The post 10 winners...

designboom | eirini ilia I designboom | Friday, Sep 3, 2021 5:20am EDT

‘unboxing’ clothing series is made from a flexible textile connected with 3D printed joints

the project is inspired by japanese calligraphy, which ‘packs’ one whole message by minimal use of graphic lines.  The post ‘unboxing’ clothing series is made from a...

designboom | YardenTzarfati | Wednesday, Sep 1, 2021 5:10am EDT

Algae-based irrigation system to be the first of a new generation of “living architecture?”

Researchers at the Egypt-based British University and Cosign Group have 3D printed an algae-loaded filament into an eco-friendly rooftop-mountable water irrigation system. ...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | Tuesday, Aug 31, 2021 4:00pm EDT

ICON’s 3D printed homes in austin, texas are now complete and on the market

ICON notes that the 3D printed structure is safer and more resilient, withstanding both fire and flood. The post ICON’s 3D printed homes in austin, texas are now complete...

designboom | kat barandy I designboom | Tuesday, Aug 31, 2021 2:45am EDT

new injection 3D concrete printing method builds more intricate structures

researchers from TU braunschweig have developed a new method of 3D printing concrete that shows potential for more complex structures. The post new injection 3D concrete printing...

designboom | lynne myers I designboom | Friday, Aug 27, 2021 6:50am EDT

snapmaker hosts 5th anniversary with virtual party, high five challenge and global sale

the snapmaker anniversary has begun! unique artwork, a virtual social media party and discounted sales celebrate global creative spirit. The post snapmaker hosts 5th anniversary...

designboom | tim spears I designboom | Monday, Aug 23, 2021 11:30am EDT

ZUV is an electric tricycle with a 3D printed chassis made from recycled plastic

created by EOOS NEXT in collaboration with the new raw, ZUV has a top speed of 25 km/h and can travel 50 km on a single battery charge. The post ZUV is an electric tricycle with a...

designboom | lynne myers I designboom | Monday, Aug 23, 2021 11:15am EDT

ICON 3D prints simulated mars habitat designed by bjarke ingels group for NASA

NASA has begun recruitment for the long-duration mars mission analog study inside the 3D-printed habitat. The post ICON 3D prints simulated mars habitat designed by bjarke ingels...

designboom | kat barandy I designboom | Sunday, Aug 8, 2021 10:15am EDT

Redwire digital engineering capabilities simulate hybrid space architecture for advanced mission planning

Mission-critical space systems specialist Redwire has successfully demonstrated the capabilities of its Hybrid Architecture Laboratory Operational Environment (HALOE) to enhance...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | Sunday, Jul 25, 2021 11:23am EDT

Breakthrough 3D printed ‘SR2’ air con system built to tackle climate crisis

Researchers at the Australian UTS School of Architecture have partnered with construction design firm BVN Architecture to develop a unique robotically-3D printed air conditioning...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | Tuesday, Jul 20, 2021 11:00am EDT

meet ‘ohmie’: world’s first fully circular 3D printed lamp made from orange peels

the design showcases a texture similar to that of an actual orange peel, while some say that it even smells like orange cookies. The post meet ‘ohmie’: world’s...

designboom | myrto katsikopoulou I designboom | Monday, Jul 19, 2021 10:15am EDT

striatus is the first 3D-concrete-printed bridge built entirely without reinforcement

ETH architects together with zaha hadid architects used 3D printing to build this concrete footbridge with no reinforcing steel or mortar. The post striatus is the first 3D-...

designboom | yasmina karam I designboom | Monday, Jul 19, 2021 10:15am EDT

‘outline stroke’ is a new digital craft method of producing objects using 3D printing on canvas

sewing was replaced with ironing, instead of buttons were used printed connectors, and patterns were added by printing intricate textures. The post ‘outline stroke’ is...

designboom | stav raguan | Monday, Jul 19, 2021 6:20am EDT