3D Printing Archive

Building Style

By: Rose Apodaca

With the real Guggenheim in our sights during our visit May 14-18 for New York City’s annual design fest, we want to share how absolutely mad we are for the architectural models by Brit brothers Robert and Gavin Paisley. Ok, so as Angelenos, we’re especially smitten for their Hollywood Bowl and Hollyhock House (near our […]

Party with Us in 3D: Showcase on 3D Printing 6/27

By: Rose Apodaca

Celebrate the inaugural Design Shopping Night this Thursday, June 27, from 6 to 9 p.m., in 3D at A+R La Brea. We are so thrilled to be showcasing a few of the world’s firsts in this revolutionary field, including the Cube by Cubify, the easiest, most reliable 3D printer certified for safe at-home use by […]

Get Your Tix: Rose Chats with Michael Schmidt at LACMA

By: Rose Apodaca

Madonna, Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Cher, Tina Turner and a galaxy of pop culture’s supernovas owe a flash of their sparkle to Michael Schmidt, whose imaginative, provocative costumes and accessories are innovations in craftsmanship and materials—as disparate as plastic Legos, razor blades, Swarovski Elements and sterling silver links. This spring the Los Angeles designer made history […]

Articulating 3D Printing

By: Rose Apodaca

For all the gobsmacking developments in 3D printing, executing something with all the ever-shifting suppleness of fabric has been as much a challenge for the design engineer as it has the fashion designer. How to sinter nylon powder into, say, a dress that actually responds to the natural movements and physical curves of the wearer […]