Fine Prints

Print Your Own Lumpy Fifth Century Sculpture, Thanks to MakerBot and the Met

One of the MakerBot 3D printing designs inspired by artwork at the Met.

Over the weekend, Brooklyn-based MakerBot brought a group of more than 30 artists, hackers and teachers from across the country to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Using basic digital cameras, the group scuttled around the museum capturing 360-degree views of sculpture from China, Greece, India and Mesopotamia, which would be made into digital models usingĀ 123D Catch, a free program from Autodesk. Read More