5 hrs ago
Verona's Mandarin students gain insight on Chinese culture
Guest speaker Amy Mai, who is fluent in Mandarin, gives Verona High School students a taste of Chinese culture and explains the art of origami paper folding on Nov. 21. Mai visited high school Mandarin teacher Betty Hou's freshmen, sophomore and junior classes, as well as the after-school Mandarin Club.
8 hrs ago
Choreographers Felix Marchand and Christoph Winkler are part of The Berlin/Toronto Project, an exciting cross-pollination experiment dreamt up by Toronto Dance Theatre's Christopher House.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Essential Ornaments for Any Self-Respecting Nerd's Tree
Some people are content to decorate their trees with more traditional trimmings of holiday festivity: white lights, candy canes, and tinsel.
Fantastic Paper Art in the 'Folding Paper' Exhibit
In grade school we made paper chains - miles and miles of paper chains for holiday decorations in classroom and on trees.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Tokyo Art Beat
Brilliant Cuts and Color Folds
Primarily known for his painterly abstractions, Yusuke Komuta's forays into 3D mobiles and collaborative, sound-based art channel his fascination with origami, paper airplanes, and the brilliant-cut pattern of gemstones into a variety of media at the always-excellent SCAI the Bathhouse.
Core77 design blog
Sipho Mabona Is Looking to Create a Life-Size Origami Elephant... Using Only One Sheet of Paper
Sipho Mabona does beautiful things with paper. Not only does he have an awesome job title - Professional Origami Artist - he also has big plans for his hobby-turned-profession.
Space origami created by BYU researchers
Engineers at Brigham Young University have teamed up with an origami expert and NASA to design solar panels that can be folded compactly for transportation and then deployed to power space stations or satellites.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Ithaca students make paper cranes for heart patient
Siblings Hatteras and Ruben Greenspun, of Ithaca, wanted to do something special for their grandfather Fred Knewstub, who is awaiting a heart transplant in Rochester.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Origami solves a space problem
Mechanical engineering PhD student Shannon Zirbel and a team of students work on a solar array prototype that uses Origami Brigham Young University engineers have teamed up with a world-renowned origami expert to solve one of space exploration's greatest problems: lack of space.
Snowflake CardsWith the right supplies, creating these cards are easy.Make This
With the right supplies, these cards are much easier to make than they look. Soft-touch scissors are designed for crisp, intricate work; origami paper is square and thin, making folding and cutting easy.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Snow City Arts' Artist-in-Residence Bernie McGovern...
At 11, Hisham has the kind of poise and confidence that can intimidate adults who would like to believe that they can keep up.
World's Tallest Origami Giraffe Born In Lake Elsinore
About two-dozen friends gathered at Lake Elsinore's Lakeside High School gymnasium Sunday afternoon to build the mammoth "origami" giraffe out of brown packing paper and masking tape.
My Verona NJ
VHS Mandarin Class Learns Origami
Verona High School's Mandarin teacher, Betty Hou, invited guest speaker and close friend, Amy Mai to give students a taste of the Chinese culture.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
A sight to befold: Thanksgiving origami at MIT
Call it a new Thanksgiving tradition: before the feasting, the football, and the Black Friday free-for-all came the folding.
Counterexamples in Origami
Surfaces are complicated. Triangles are simple. That's an idea behind some methods of creating computer graphics and some advanced mathematics.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Trend Hunter Magazine
Clever Origami Campaigns - Tissue Paper Company Nepia has a New...
Artist Yuki Ariga has teamed up with a tissue paper company called Nepia for a delightful origami style campaign.
Scavenger hunt brings small businesses together
Customers line up at the checkout counter of The Cabbage Patch children's resale boutique in the Grandview shopping center during Small Business Saturday.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Origami ornament workshop at Fairview-Riverside State Park: Community Connection
Fairview-Riverside State Park will offer an origami ornament workshop Dec. 19 in honor of the holiday season.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
MIT geeks create an origami Thanksgiving
Basic origami is as simple as folding a piece of paper according to instructions.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Trend Hunter Magazine
Spikily Masked Mannequins - 3Gatti's Masko Mannequins Attract...
Italian architecture firm 3Gatti Architecture Studio has created Masko Mannequins, a new type of mannequin that gets a shopper's attention thanks to its unique face covering.