Happy 3D Print Week everybody! We’re busy getting ready for a lot of NY-based events this week, but wanted to let our community know about a great meetup happening soon.
Join us on Wednesday, April 15, in partnership with Formlabs and the Made in NY Media Center by IFP, for a meetup focused on bringing together 3D modelers and media makers to share their work, tips for getting started and more. The event will also feature a panel, moderated by our own Andrew Thomas, including Shapeways designers discussing how 3D printing is making media more dynamic and varied. We will have their work showcased, along with Formlabs artist Gilles Deschaud.
- What: 3D Printing + Media Making: Content, Challenges and Inspiration
- When: Wednesday, April 15th; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
- Where: The Made in NY Media Center by IFP (30 John Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn NY)
David Lobser, Creative Coder
David Lobser is a Brooklyn based artist, animator and creative coder. He had a long career in commercial computer animation and has recently been producing 3D printed work and virtual reality experiences.
Melissa Ng, 3D Printing Mask Maker and jewelry designer
Melissa Ng is a doodler, entrepreneur and 3D Printing mask maker. She is the founder of Lumecluster, wonderlands for the entrepreneurial mind. She is also a co-founder of Piano Verse, a place to play, learn, and love music in New York.
Peter Zaharatos, Architect
As principal designer for the Second Avenue Subway Line, Peter Zaharatos has established the line identity, and through his multifaceted design strategy, developed signature designs for a new metro which will represent future NYC subway stations. His work has been published in Architectural Record and was exhibited at the Mayor’s groundbreaking ceremony in 2007. His professional work experience has made him a leader in many work environments, while establishing his strong ability to manage design projects through programming, schematics, development and construction document levels.
If you’re interested in attending please register for the event here. Join us afterward for a reception. Hope to see you there!