About Sean Michael TaylorSean is an artist whose concerned with sociological attitudes towards mass incarceration, the death penalty, criminality, and public perception of the criminal. He seeks to find pathways of redefining what a criminal is and what moral imperative we must emphasize, hopefully to reshape how we rehabilitate criminals.
I recently created a simple box using BoxMaker online (boxmaker.connectionlab.org). By using finger slots cut into the edges of the board we can create a light but strong stand for our new belt sander. This type of box-making cuts down on wasting 2×4’s and other armature pieces.
In order to […]
This project had some learning curves that are worth teaching. The plan consisted of building four extremely clean and smooth podiums for my 3D printed sculptures. Each podium has a statement laser etched into it. I figured this would be an easy project – just build four podiums out of […]
August 8th – September 19th
Without Borders Thesis Show 2014 – Desire Lines
Diminishment is the thesis work that I, Sean Taylor, have submitted as an intermedial arts graduate student to the final thesis show, Without Borders – Desire Lines. This work uses the 3D scanning and printing facets of the rapid […]
Above is an awards ceremony honoring Allen and Sally Fernald for donating an endowment to University of Maine to support the IMRC Center with the latest cutting edge technology. The award […]
About a month ago I spent some time with our Zcorp Z450 printer learning how to scan a color image and keep the color format in tact throughout the process. This is written about in my post on 3D Printing from 123D to the Zprinter. Before experimenting with color formats […]
This is and instructional on how to go from 3D Scanning to manipulation of the part and then to printing.
We will be using 123D Catch, a free software by Autodesk, to make a 3D object file. This can be done with a simple camera or iPhone has an app that […]
Let’s welcome the newest member of our IMRC staff. Berkay, is an international student who is a sound engineer from Turkey and is beginning the IMFA program at UMaine this year.
His back ground in the media art of sound is a wonderful […]