Monthly Archives: December 2012

New York City Kids Interact with 3D Printers at the 3DEA Store

On Thursday, December 6th a small group of children from the Amber Charter School in East Harlem, came down to the 3DEA store at the Eventi Hotel for a small tour. The small group of children, which were split up between four 4th graders and three 5th graders, had originally believed they were simply visiting […]

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Josh Harker, Micah Ganske, Ana Marva, Shane Hope and Doug Bucci Stop by 3DEA

Openhouse’s 3DEA hosted an Artist Talk at the Eventi Hotel on Friday, December 14th. Josh Harker,Micah Ganske, Ana Marva, Shane Hope and Doug Bucci have previously had their work featured in Art Basel, TIME Magazine, Metopolitan Museum of Art, Huffington Post and Wired Magazine. These contemporary talents spoke on the effects that 3D printing has had […]

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3Dea’s Top Five: 3D Printing On Mars, For Meat And In Toys

3D Printing is Going to Outer Space NASA’s newest rover includes over 70 3D printed parts. The Desert Research and Technology Studies group (D-RATS) has constructed a SUV-sized rover with 3D printed bumpers, camera mounts, pod doors, and custom fixtures, which has been in the works since 2009. The rover will be manned by two […]

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3Dea’s Top Five: A Giant Merger, 3D Printing’s Future and 3D Home Printers

Stratasys and Objet Form Behemoth of a 3D Printing Corporation Objet and Stratasys, two 3D printing companies, completed their merger last week and began trading as Stratasys Ltd. on the NASDAQ stock exchange on December 3. The new company’s market capitalization is around $3 billion. Stratasys offers 3D printing solutions and consumer services, while Objet […]

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We Are Pop Up and Openhouse host international Pop Up Meet Up at 3DEA

Monday we’re going international with London-based We Are Pop Up right here in New York City. Pop ups are our daily bread, and it’s beautiful to see another startup as passionate about building experiences as we are. WAPU is quickly becoming the global guide for pops, they have a sleek site with big pictures and […]

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The Ultimaker Robots Have Escaped!!!

The Ultimaker robots decided they wanted to uncover hidden jewels in and around the 3DEA store at the Eventi Hotel, so the 3DEA staff took them around the neighborhood. They ate some Dunkin’ Donuts, went to visit the Empire State Building and nearly ran off to New Jersey on the Path train.

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Make A Robot Night at the 3DEA Holiday 3D Pop Up Store

Robots invaded the 3DEA Holiday 3D Pop Up Store at the Eventi Hotel on Friday, November 30th. Parents and children stepped into the world of 3D printing together during Make A Robot Night with Stuart Rentzler, a professor of 3D Modeling and 3D Computer Animation at Parsons and Pratt, and Children Museum of Art’s Joe […]

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Gothamsmith: Old Fashioned Jewelry with a Modern Twist

Gothamsmith is a New York-based jewelry design staple that came to fruition through the vision of an interaction designer, an ethnographer, an information architect and a product designer. Pete, Daniel, Carl and Rob fused their love of priceless memories and rugged style to create jewelry for men who look to accentuate a rough exterior. That […]

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