Street artist Leon Reid IV had his first foray into mixing 3D printing and art by collaborating with MakerBot. Reid 3D printed snippets of poetry and song lyrics in front of an audience at the MakerBot store in Brooklyn, who had no idea what they would be reading until the print was complete. His latest 3D printing art project is a new style of self portrait that subverts our expectations of what we expect a three dimensional portrait to look like. The installation is called 3D Print Portrait and was his attempt to use modern technology to create 3D printed portraits of himself. You can read more at