Image Gallery: The Giant 3D Paintings of Ioan Florea

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3D Printing

Credit: Ioan Florea

3D printing is exploding into the art world. Artist Ioan Florea creates giant 3D paintings of abstract shapes and patterns. He uses 3D printing to build prototypes of these shapes, then scales them up using specially developed materials and techniques. Seen here are some of the fruits of his labors.   Less «
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