• Download and 3D-Print 18,000 Artifacts from Art History through Scan the World

    13 days ago - By Colossal

    From top left: “ Recumbent Lion ,” “ Bust of Nefertiti ,” head of Michaelangelo's “David,” and “ Fourth Gate of Vaubam Fortress “
    Scan the World might be one of the only institutions where visitors are encouraged to handle the most-valued sculptures and artifacts from art history. The open-source museum hosts an impressive archive of 18,000 digital scans-the eclectic collection spans artworks like the “ Bust of Nefertiti ,” the “ Fourth Gate of Vaubam Fortress ,” and Michaelangelo's “ David ” in addition to other items like chimpanzee skulls -that are available for download and 3D printing...
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