Why Aren’t Architecture Firms 3D Printing Their Models?


I took this picture in the Denver International Airport (DIA) on my way to DC. It is a hand sculpted architecture model of the super hi-tech, globally forward thinking new hotel and entryway for the new light rail system that will very soon become a major thoroughfare between DIA airport and downtown Denver. Now, while I relish in the delight of public transportation, carbon offsets and the excitement of being able to do something productive during my many trips to DIA, it totally boggles my mind that this model was not 3D printed!

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