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Ingrid Siliakus Creates Intricately Layered Architectural Models Using Just One Sheet of Paper

Posted By Helen Morgan On January 21, 2012 @ 3:10 pm In Architecture,Art,gallery | 1 Comment

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It was only after carefully studying the professor’s work [6] that Siliakus learned to design these precise constructions. The Amsterdam-based artist transfers the design skills of an architect to a two-dimensional form, examining and exploring how each layer intertwines and overlaps. The work, she says, is a meditative process of cutting and folding the paper into different variations. And the result is extraordinary, a testament to what can be done with just one sheet of paper.

+ Ingrid Siliakus [3]

Images courtesy of Ingrid Siliakus


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[3] Ingrid Siliakus : http://www.ingrid-siliakus.exto.org/

[4] paper art : http://inhabitat.com/tag/paper-art/

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[6] professor’s work: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origamic_architecture

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