…is a species of alcid bird native to the coasts of Siberia, Alaska and British Columbia. Like other puffins the horned puffin is a pelagic seabird and feeds primarily on fish which it catches by diving, however they will also eat squid and crustaceans as-well. Like other puffin species the horned puffin has a modified tongue that allows it hold large amounts of fish to bring back to its nest.
“In 2011 I was invited to create a piece for an exhibition called “Ctrl-Z” curated by 3d artist
Eric Van Straaten. This was a group exhibition of artworks created by various 3d printing processes.
The model of the skull was generated from a friend’s dental tomography scan. The form of the object was created by creating an array of copies of the skull, where each successive copy of the skull is scaled, rotated, and moved. The skull starts at life size at the front and ends up rotated 180 degrees and two times larger than life at the back.”
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I’m going to be enrolling in basic finance (a brush-up, since it was my weakest subject in undergrad and during my MBA), and basic physics (which I’ve never been great at since it was math-based). I may also enroll in a couple of the inter-disceplenary courses as well.