Japanese craftsman creates perfect sci-fi ship replicas using just paper

This is one of the most amazing craftsmen I have ever seen. He doesn't only make the exterior of his sci-fi ships using just paper but also the guts! The level of detail is amazing—some look like perfect resin models but it's only paper. Behold the X-Wing, TIE Interceptor, Viper Mk2, 2001's Orion and many more! » 1/21/15 4:30pm 1/21/15 4:30pm

Two-dimensional rivals must fight a three-dimensional battle in this paper-bending animated short

It's a bit disappointing that the two ink-based battlers in the animated short Paper War are fighting over a lady who functions as nothing more than a sex object, but the fight itself makes clever use of both the two-dimensional and three-dimensional nature of paper. Two men made of nothing but ink on paper must… » 2/02/13 9:00am 2/02/13 9:00am

A weirdly beautiful video about the paper apocalypse

What happens when a belt sander is applied to a giant stack of paper? Find out, in what I can only assume is a video snatched from a future world where digital books and documents have replaced all paper ones. In such a world, paper is something you would only use for bizarre art projects. In the weirdly mesmerizing… » 4/03/12 8:03am 4/03/12 8:03am

Jum Nakao's Lego-Haired Models in White Paper Dresses

Jum Nakao likes to play with paper. Maybe it's because his Japanese ancestors played with origami a lot. Whatever the reason, the Brazilian fashion designer made an entire line of clothing out of white paper intricately cut into alienesque geometric shapes with lacy designs. He then put his models in black bodysuits… » 1/04/08 1:00pm 1/04/08 1:00pm