Pez Hacking by Hot Pop Factory Artistically Disposes 3D Printing Technology

By: Simal Yilmaz - Published: • References: dezeen
Toronto based studio Hot Pop Factory transformed Pez Sweet heads from Disney character heads to personalized 3D heads of real people. The clever design project was created in response to a request from a company's holiday gift for its employees. Employees' heads were scanned with a Kinetic motion-sensor and reproduced on plastic printing desktop machine. It is an ingenius gift idea that is original, fun and memorable.

3D printing has been a hot topic this week within the design community, and rightly so. It is a fun new technology that has opened up possibilities for many kinds of art forms and is being used frequently. Founders of Hot Pop Factory Matt Compeau and Bi-Ying Miao have artistically made use of the 3D printing in their new project.