New Expressions in Origami Art
Masterworks from 25 Leading Paper Artists
Meher McArthur, Robert J. Lang
This origami art book features the work of 25 contemporary master folders who are among the most innovative origami artists working today.
They are pushing the boundaries of origami vigorously in new directions in terms of style, scale, materials, subject and scope. This elite group includes:
- Joel Cooper
- Erik Demaine and Martin Demaine
- Paul Jackson
- Beth Johnson
- Michael G. LaFosse and Richard L. Alexander
- Robert J. Lang
- Linda Mihara
- Bernie Peyton
- Richard Sweeney
- And many more…
Artists in other parts of the world—including the United States, France, England, China and Scandinavia—took Yoshizawa's cue and pushed these techniques further and further. The result has been the emergence of many new and surprising sculptural forms created through techniques such as wet folding, curved creasing, tessellating and the application of alternative materials besides paper.