Matt Shlian started school as a ceramicist… but it was only when he realized that he was “interested in everything” that his work really took off.
He creates sculptural artworks from flat pieces of paper that show the incredible diversity of the medium while creating beautifully inspiring forms. They are also doing something rather surprising: inspiring scientists.
Along with a team at the University of Michigan he won the NSF (National Science Foundation) award on a nano-origami project that combines both art and engineering...
Via Lauren Moss