Welcome to the 3D-print and -scan lab of the School of Arts Ghent

Formlab is open on:
Monday (09:00 - 17:00)
Wednesday morning (09:00 - 13:00)
Friday (09:00 - 17:00)

The toes of Rienke Mornie
Detail of a scultpure by Hilde Onis after flocking.
Floor De Width tries on her gostly gasmask.
Vase and Kamiel De Waal
Hilde Onis is on the final stretch in completing her pink super-dorito.
Mathias Vincent gives his work a yellow touch.
This project is an examination of different aesthetic and material ways to play with letterpress printing techniques of fraktur typefaces. This particular piece is in aluminium, and is a sculptural variation on typical letterpress printing blocks. The motif is composed of rows of the 'ch' letter. www.jonasdehnen.com
Laura Vandenbroucke's thermoform test.
Ressurected Object, by Jerry Galle is exhibited at the Design Museum in Ghent for the exhibition "Fibre-Fixed" (until April 21st 2019).
LouLou Jaoo Da Costa cuts out drawings in wood for her sculptural paintings.
Lieven Bauwens in scaffolding. A print of Daniel García Andújar for his exhibition at KIOSK: Plus Ultra.
The mighty sword of the Holy Roman Emperor. A print of Daniel García Andújar for his exhibition at KIOSK: Plus Ultra
A naked Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor. Printed in preparation for a show of Daniel García Andújar at KIOSK: Plus Ultra. The show opens Friday 21st of September 2018 at 7pm.
Pepa Ivanova on a quest to uglify 3D print aesthetics.
Fashion students made some thermoforming tests with flexible sheets
Here are some new children in Janne Claes's experimental marzipan family.
Thanks to Edwin Carels, the Fallen astronaut by Paul Van Hoeydonck had a chance to carefully study the Formlab made moon regolith at the International Film Festival in Rotterdam.
Jerry Galle took some calibration-prints home from Formlab. He showed them to his AI script and asked it to write a description of them. Read the results on his webpage.
Janne Claes started her first experiments with edible objects. This marzipan print failed, giving the object a textile-like appearance. www.janneclaes.com
Jo Boonen printed models of high-rise sites in Ghent for his research BLOK.
Régis Dragonetti wrote a nice introductory text about the formlab. It appeared in the publication 'Onrust', but is online too (in Dutch).
Thomas Willemen uses the vacuum form machine to shrink a plastic membrane around a cube frame.
Jerry Galle's 3D printed sculptures are still a few days on display in the 'Volatile Truths' exhibition at Rainbow Unicorn in Berlin.
Lukas Haanoule worked on some experiments with found objects and purpose made moulds.
A photo-sculpture by Ives Maes
Setting up a urinal for the series 'AI Object recognition, infrathin' by Jerry Galle www.fuzzylogic.be www.jerrygalle.xyz
Bram De Man scanned the back of a Biancato guitar to analyse its curvature.
Maria inspects a new print. It's a 3D printed, Petri dish sized mountain range which will set the stage for the second video in the Petrilogy series. A Laboratorum and Formlab collaboration.
Anouk De Clercq designed a sleeve that would both house the book 'Thing' and the USB stick containing a video.
HISK laureate Lisa Wilkens printed this extruded word 'MEHR'
Clamp element for a scultpure by Carsten Henrion.
Pieterjan Boucneau assembles his multi part bridge study 'Ponte Sul Basento'.
Marta Calatayud Arroyo needed a bacteria cradle to find out how differents species of bacteria living together influence each other.
Exhibition at the 'Zwarte Zaal' ending the workshop by JODI.
Cadine Navarro: Sound Landscape. Printed during the JODI workshop. This is the print before the support-wax was removed. www.cadinenavarro.com