FEATURED WEB SITE: WON PARK'S PAPER MONEY ORIGAMI
The E-Sylum (3/7/2010)
This week's Featured Web site is suggested by Dave Bowers.
Origami is the traditional Japanese art of paper folding. The goal of this art is to create a representation of an object using geometric folds and crease patterns preferably without the use of gluing or cutting the paper, and using only one piece of paper.
Won Park is the master of Origami. He is also called the "money folder", a practitioner of origami whose canvas is the United States One Dollar Bill. Bending, twisting, and folding, Won Park creates life-like shapes inspired by objects living and notâ both in stunning detail.