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We are FoldHaus.

We build experiences that are both poetic and robotic. Our art balances the modern tension between technology and nature, using engineering and design to bring origami to life, and bring community together.

Photograph by Rene Smith

 
 
 
 
 

ART WORKS

   RadiaLumia   (2018, in progress) A geodesic sphere, five-stories tall, and covered with a breathing skin of origami shells and radiant spikes. The shells open and close in response to visitors' interactions inside. RadiaLumia will premiere at Burning Man in 2018.  [ See more ]  [ Support this project with a donation ]

RadiaLumia (2018, in progress)
A geodesic sphere, five-stories tall, and covered with a breathing skin of origami shells and radiant spikes. The shells open and close in response to visitors' interactions inside. RadiaLumia will premiere at Burning Man in 2018.

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[Support this project with a donation]

   Shrumen Lumen   (2016) Five large-scale Origami mushrooms that morph into different shapes when activated by visitors. Currently at at The Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery in Washington, D.C. for the exhibit  No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man.    Photograph by Rene Smith   [ See more ]

Shrumen Lumen (2016)
Five large-scale Origami mushrooms that morph into different shapes when activated by visitors. Currently at at The Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery in Washington, D.C. for the exhibit No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man.

Photograph by Rene Smith

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   Blumen Lumen   (2014) A garden of eleven kinetic flowers that bloom when people are near them, and shine their colors when the sun goes down.     Photograph by Rachel Roberts   [ See more ]

Blumen Lumen (2014)
A garden of eleven kinetic flowers that bloom when people are near them, and shine their colors when the sun goes down.  

Photograph by Rachel Roberts

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   Yurt   (2010) A foldable and airy shade structure that was FoldHaus' first piece created for for Burning Man and became the foundation of its future art works.  (more details coming soon)

Yurt (2010)
A foldable and airy shade structure that was FoldHaus' first piece created for for Burning Man and became the foundation of its future art works.

(more details coming soon)

 
RadiaLumia is a geodesic sphere, five-stories tall, and covered with a breathing skin of forty-two origami shells and radiant spikes. It is our most audacious art piece yet and you can help us make it happen here: http://bit.ly/foldhausteam
 

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