3D printing meets political consciousness-raising in a sculpture project by Cambridge University graduate student, Leo Impett. The tech-savvy Impett, who moonlights as “a computer-vision researcher for Microsoft,” is engaging the public in his project, The Digital Terracotta Army, to emphasize the necessity of empathy in the context of ongoing military conflicts across the globe.
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The Digital Terracotta Army
by Leo Impett
We 3D print YOU as a toy solider. One of thousands, you’re part of a huge sculpture – criticising our disconnection with world conflict
Like most of you, I’ve never been in a war. For the last seventy years, Western Europe and North America have known peace.
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