Who knew 3D printers could make music? That’s exactly what Olaf Diegel set out to show the world when he designed guitar bodies for 3D printing. As a professor of mechatronics at Massey University’s School of Engineering and Advanced Technology, Diegel is an expert in the industry of additive manufacturing. This is the term used to define 3D printing, since it is a process that builds upon layers of a material to produce something instead of the traditional “subtractive” manufacturing, which removes parts of a material to produce something.
The album cover plays an important part in the world of music. It’s used as a marketing tool and also an expression of artist intent and over the last 50 years or so the album covers just keep getting more and more creative. More >
As on 80’s child I have a great affinity for all things from the 80’s. I always look back with great fondness for the neon coloured, shoulder padded 80’s with happy memories of cool cartoons (see previous post), toys, fashion and music. More >
One of the biggest things that keeps me motivated and inspired on a daily basis would have to be music. I’m a huge music fanatic and carry my iPod around wherever I go as I have to listen to it everyday whether I be working or travelling and it stimulates my mind.
In this set of logos you can see how music has influenced the designs in some very creative ways.