Architecture 3D Printing News

simon van pottelbergh explores alternative interfaces for 3D printing with TAC.TILES

the advantage of this physical interface is that the user can design in a intuitive and personalized way. The post simon van pottelbergh explores alternative interfaces for 3D...

designboom | SimonVP | Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017 5:00am EDT

skelETHon 3D printed concrete canoe wins first prize at 16th concrete canoe regatta in germany

for the fabrication of this canoe's skeleton, a submillimetre thin plastic formwork was 3D printed and cast in ultra-high-performance fibre-reinforced concrete. The post skelETHon...

designboom | martin hislop I designboom | Monday, Jun 19, 2017 6:00am EDT

Artur Dabrowski 3D prints beautiful jewellery inspired by architecture, storytelling and rabbits

A Brookyln-based designer has been using 3D printing technology to bring some of his most personal ideas to life in the form of stunning jewellery. Artur Dabrowski’s rabbits and...

3ders.org | Sunday, Jun 11, 2017 10:00am EDT

Interior Design, 3D Printing and R&D Tax Credits

Interior designers and architecture firms with interior design departments have been one of the most active users of 3D printers. 3D printers are utilized by these particular...

3DPrint.com | Charles Goulding | Friday, Jun 9, 2017 2:04pm EDT

tim zarki’s ‘hue’ inhaler stops kids with asthma from being self-conscious

‘hue’ relies on 3D printing to vary the color, transparency, and rigidity of the material. The post tim zarki’s ‘hue’ inhaler stops kids with asthma from being self-conscious...

designboom | juliana neira I designboom | Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017 3:01pm EDT

how a student moulded three costly cameras he couldn’t afford into a 3D printed device

this eight part fully functioning 3D printed camera brings together the features of high-end and discontinued cameras into one device, the cycloptic mustard monster. The post how...

designboom | George | Thursday, May 25, 2017 5:25am EDT

artur dabrowski 3D prints charming jewelry pieces with hidden stories

the collections combine architectural typologies with the designer's endearing love for one particular creature. The post artur dabrowski 3D prints charming jewelry pieces with...

designboom | Artur | Tuesday, May 23, 2017 5:45am EDT

3D-printed pollen lamps by regine cavicchioli, roman jurt + michael kennedy

influenced by the beauty of pollen grains as seen under a microscope, the shapes were magnified and 3D-printed with nylon powder to create mesmerizing effects in different spaces...

designboom | Regine | Thursday, May 18, 2017 6:25am EDT

the clayXYZ is a digital 3D printer for ceramics that sits on your desktop

turning the 3D-printing focus away from plastics to a more sustainable material, the clayXYZ desktop 3D printer prormises to be revolutionary for ceramicists. The post the clayXYZ...

designboom | beatrice murray-nag I designboom | Friday, May 12, 2017 10:15pm EDT

Making 3-D printing as simple as printing on paper

If you haven’t used a 3-D printer yet, you may be surprised to learn that it isn’t fully automated the way your office’s inkjet is. With paper printers, users queue documents...

MIT News - 3-D printing | Rob Matheson | MIT News Office | Thursday, May 4, 2017 11:59pm EDT

3D Printing Industry Growth Predictions

3D PRINTING MARKET TO GROW AT A HIGH CAGR BETWEEN 2016 AND 2022 The 3D printing market is expected to reach USD 30.19 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 28.5% between 2016 and 2022. 3D...

Association of 3D Printing | Bill Decker | Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 11:36am EDT

Printing data-driven wearables that mimic nature

School of Architecture and Planning lecturer Jessica Rosenkrantz’s career in design began somewhat as an accident and was sparked by a random comment by a graduate classmate at...

MIT News - 3-D printing | Jay London | Alumni Association | Thursday, Mar 2, 2017 2:10pm EST

3-D-printed structures shrink when heated

Almost all solid materials, from rubber and glass to granite and steel, inevitably expand when heated. Only in very rare instances do certain materials buck this thermodynamic...

MIT News - 3-D printing | Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office | Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 12:00am EDT

Acoustic tweezers manipulate cells with sound waves

Engineers at MIT, Penn State University, and Carnegie Mellon University have devised a way to manipulate cells in three dimensions using sound waves. These “acoustic tweezers”...

MIT News - 3-D printing | Anne Trafton | MIT News Office | Monday, Jan 25, 2016 3:00pm EST

Interplanetary architecture

We are in the midst of a “Mars moment.” This fall, the Matt Damon film, "The Martian," a story about a stranded astronaut who must learn to survive on Mars, grossed a whopping $55...

MIT News - 3-D printing | Michael Blanding | School of Architecture and Planning | Thursday, Oct 15, 2015 11:37am EDT