These Steampunk Computers Transport Us To The Victorian Retro Future

In an alternate reality Charles Babbage's difference engine and Ada Lovelace's computer programming led us into a world filled with brass-keyed laptops with phonograph speaker systems. Several artists have brought that imagined reality to life, building working computers with a steampunk edge. » 7/10/14 3:15pm 7/10/14 3:15pm

U.S. Mint Artist Uses Digital Sculpting to Model Batman and Darth Maul

Most artists would be happy with just creating beautiful images of the U.S. Presidents for the Mint. But staff artist Joe Menna has created a major side career — using digital sculpting and 3-D printing to create statues of Batman and other characters. He's also creating the world's largest statue in India. » 3/18/14 12:46pm 3/18/14 12:46pm

Janet Echelman creates beautiful net sculptures that float overhead

This is the 1.26 Sculpture Project, that was installed in Sydney, Australia in 2011. It's just one of the many beautiful net sculptures created by Janet Echelman. Her next project will be twice the size of her previous largest, suspended 745 feet between a 24-story skyscraper and the Vancouver Convention Center. … » 3/09/14 4:30pm 3/09/14 4:30pm