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Folding paper : the infinite possibilities of origami

Author: Meher McArthur; Robert J Lang; International Arts & Artists (Washington, D.C.)
Publisher: Tokyo : Tuttle Publishing, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A companion guide to the exhibition of the same name chronicles the evolution of the art of paper folding in both the East and West and explore the intersection of art and science in origami.
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meher McArthur; Robert J Lang; International Arts & Artists (Washington, D.C.)
ISBN: 9780804843386 0804843384
OCLC Number: 841199084
Notes: Catalog of an exhibition organized by International Arts & Artists, Washington, D.C., held March 2012 to January 2016, and featuring the works of more than 40 leading origami artists from around the world.
Description: 95 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Origami : the evolution of a new global art form / Meher McArthur : The early history of origami ; The modernization of origami in the twentieth century ; A new global art form --
From flapping birds to packing circles: an origami journey / by Robert J. Lang --
Artist bios --
Origami resource list --
Afterword : Japanese American National Museum ; Peoria Riverfront Museum.
Responsibility: by Meher McArthur + Robert J. Lang.

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"Origami isn't just child's play. It is a respected contemporary art form and an inspiration to scientists and engineers. Heck, the principles of origami were applied in the development of airbags Read more...

 
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