Amazing Nano Sculptures by Jonty Hurwitz

Amazing Nano Sculptures by Jonty Hurwitz

Marking a breakthrough in the capabilities of technology and science in relationship to creativity and craftsmanship, london-based artist Jonty Hurwitz has created the smallest known, human-shaped sculptures in the worldThe only way these miniature sculptures can be perceived is on the screen of powerful scanning electron microscope.

“Trust” by Jonty Hurwitz

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“Cupid and Psyche” by Jonty Hurwitz

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How can you ever know that these sculpture really exists?

‘Your only way to engage with it is through a screen, and a mouse separating you and the art via a vacuum and a series of mathematically mind-blowing quantum processes that shower the art with particles to map its contours’, Hurwitz explains.

 

“Fragile Giant” by Jonty Hurwitz

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These nano sculptures are created using 3D printing technology and a technique called multiphoton lithography, which works to create super-small features within a photosensitive material. Ultimately the pieces are created using the physical phenomenon of two photon absorption.

To find out more about Jonty Hurwitz and his works you can visit www.jontyhurwitz.com

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