Paper by Erik D. Demaine
- Yongquan Lu and Erik D. Demaine, “A system for generating paper sliceform artwork”, Symmetry: Culture and Science, volume 26, number 2, 2015, pages 203–215.
Sliceform paper art is an art form where long strips of paper are cut, folded
and slotted together to form intricate geometric configurations. We present a
system that streamlines the design process for such artwork, which are
conventionally highly time-consuming to assemble. Main features of the system
include a powerful user interface for specification of custom pattern motifs
and an algorithm that traces patterns in a polygonal tile-based geometric
configuration to compute strip dimensions. We exhibit some representative
results generated by our system.
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