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"Google the name Skylar Tibbits and you’ll find TED Talks on creating things that make themselves without humans or machines. Intrigued? Type his name into YouTube and see for yourself."

This piece focuses on Skylar Tibbits, founder and co-director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Self- Assembly Lab, and his collaboration with Steelcase to create 3D printed tabletops for the Bassline table.

Pushing Possibilities: MIT’s Self-Assembly Lab shatters the barriers of 3D printing

Photography: Jeremy Frechette, © 1996 - 2018 Steelcase Inc.  

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