3D Paintings Mimic Holograms

Painting with volume in mind, literally adds a whole new dimension to artwork. Many years ago I thought of doing this with glass film plates but never had the opportunity to try it out. Perhaps I should investigate it once again…

“...they are called “‘spatial paintings,’ which often feature distorted figures, are drawn individually using colored pencil on tinted glass. Only when these pieces are combined on their floor racks do the images create the whole hologram like effect.”

The 3D Paintings of David Spriggs and Xia Xiaowan.

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Posted: January 30th, 2011
at 11:08am by John

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  1. Sure, could use the same software as is used to prep files for a laser cutter. Slice the model up and print it out.

    John Kittelsrud

    30 Jan 11 at 6:55 pm


  2. I wonder if you could use a program with 3D modeling software to print on acetate.

    Greg Bullock

    30 Jan 11 at 11:55 am