M.C. Escher's "Relativity" cut and folded in paper from a single piece of 8.5"x11" cardstock, without use of glue or other adhesive.

  • Daniel Kwan PRO 7y

    wow! That's amazing!

    I have the this on my wall, and it's one of my faves of Escher's. Looks like it must've taken a lot of planning =O...
  • Crackpot Papercraft 7y


    Yeah, there were a few rough drafts on this one...
  • Andrés Peralvo 7y

    it looks really good. Nice work.
  • Ilan Garibi 7y

    Realy beautiful! I can not understand how you did it, but it is there, unbelievable!!
    M.C.Escher Becomes 3D... Wow.
  • Crackpot Papercraft 7y

    Thanks. I have the template posted to for those daring enough to try it. It's all made from a single piece of 8.5"x11" cardstock.
  • strohmann 7y

    i just made it, it was a lot of work figuring out how to fold it and how the locking mechanics work...
    But now i got it, THANKS for sharing this great design.
  • Crackpot Papercraft 7y

    Thank you for taking the time to try it!

    I would love to see a picture if you are able to post one at some point.
  • Michelle 7y

    You can't be serious!!!! This is amazing!!
  • ecatoncheires 7y

    "Unbelievable" is the only word that comes to my mind... congrats... :)
  • Alberts Silvans 4y

    mmmm...... I love M.C.Escher!!!
  • LPlate2011 4y

    Could I have permission to use this image in the creation of a 64*64 pixel button in a Civilization modmod I'm developing? It looks perfect to represent a maze created by the Goddess of Dimensions.

    I’m not sure how familiar you are with modding. It is essentially editing existing games to add functionality and features to change and hopefully improve the gaming experience of players. The modmod that I’m working on is being made freely available to others through the civfanatics site. The original development thread for them is at
  • Crackpot Papercraft 4y

    LPlate. Feel free to use this picture in your game!
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