Artist Matt Shlian's Folded Paper Art is Complexity at Its Best

By: Kamal Musharbash - Published: Feb 16, 2011 • References: mattshlian and fastcodesign
Many people are not familiar with the interconnectivity between science and art; however, artist Matt Shlian was able to prove it beautifully. His patience and artistic imagination had given him a gift of folding paper into fantastic works of art. By utilizing computer graphic programs to dissect shapes, he then is able to fabricate a real-life 3D model by hand.

His works are a crossover between origami and sculptures, and needless to say, they are quite impressive. The featured video showcases how Matt Shlian's folding process takes place and the intricacy of his work that has given him a very unique gift.