Exhibitions

Wilbur

Origami Now!

On view June 16, 2007 to June 8, 2008

Located in the: Art & Nature Center

Originally developed in Asia, origami has evolved into an exciting art form explored by artists worldwide. Works in this intimately scaled exhibition in the museum’s Art and Nature Center demonstrate the breadth of origami art, ranging from depictions of nature to self-portraits and abstract forms. In addition to showing masterworks of origami, the exhibition reveals connections between origami and innovations in other disciplines, such as design, medicine and math. Interactive displays give visitors of all ages opportunities to engage in the artistic process of origami.

Origami Now! is sponsored by Comcast.

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