An astounding 50 billion of those paper cups per year will end up in U.S. landfills because their material cannot be recycled or composted.
The Bay Area studio Emerging Objects seeks to innovate new 3D printing technology and materials for architects—and they're sharing some of their recipes here.
The installation, titled Window to the Heart, was a collaboration between design studio Aranda/Lasch and 3D printer manufacturer Formlabs.
The new technique, dubbed Rapid Liquid Printing, has broad potential to make 3D printing cheaper, faster, and more versatile.
Why not 3D-knit a nylon chair? Designers today are applying a wide range of new technologies and materials to outdoor products.
In its quest to create the ultimate customizable furniture, Steelcase teamed up with MIT to develop a new digital fabrication technology.
The relationship between digital technology and craft underwent a rapid transformation from antagonistic to symbiotic in the past decade. Now a vanguard of makers, entrepreneurs, and institutions is taking the next step.
The firm’s experimental pavilion surpassed more than a few benchmarks for the technology.
Susan S. Szenasy talks with the Chicago office of SOM, research leaders from Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee, and research collaborative UI Labs on the importance of interdisciplinary partnerships.
It took years of development—and some judicious design decisions—before DXV by American Standard was able to make a breakthrough in manufacturing with its premium line of 3D-printed faucets.
Over her 20 years at BLANCO, Brigitte Ziemann has honed her design ethos, feeding her creativity with endless curiosity.
Researchers in labs across the country are getting their hands dirty and prototyping ideas at every scale, from molecules to cities. Their findings will have a profound impact on our world.
By exploring a wide range of avant-garde technologies, including bio-printing and touch-sensitive audio waves, the Dutch designer is pushing the boundaries of fashion.
Debera Johnson discusses why it’s important for design schools to help students become viable entrepreneurs.
In central Florida, architects have adopted 3-D printing to restore an obscure Wright-designed gem.
An increasingly robust body of research, conducted by an emerging generation of architects and designers, points the way to new methods of building and making.
In the hands of NRI, a leading fabrication service, 3-D printing is a finely honed craft.
Reviving Dieter Rams’s classic designs for Vitsoe is a labor of love.
Meet the world's first 3-D printer to use carbon fiber.
Mainstream industrial production employs 3-D printing successfully.