50 Incredible Examples of Origami Paper Art

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Paper is a very delicate medium, yet it can, as this post proves, create beautiful and powerful art.

Originally from Japan, the art of paper folding, as I am sure you will know, is called origami. Over the years its popularity has extended to all corners of the globe and has reached such a detailed and intricate level that it can now be thought of as an art form.

Check out these examples of origami paper art!

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Mens et Manus II

papercraft inspiration example Mens et Manus II Origami

King Cobra

papercraft inspiration example King Cobra

California Callie

papercraft inspiration example California Callie

Flying Katydid

papercraft inspiration example Flying Katydid

WanRayen- Paper Modeling

papercraft inspiration example WanRayen- Paper Modeling

Ant

papercraft inspiration example Ant

Orilanders in the Garden of Residential Area

papercraft inspiration example Goblington Kingdom: Orilanders in the Garden of Residential Area

Origami Peacock

papercraft inspiration example Origami peacock

Landscape Carved into Book

papercraft inspiration example Landscape Carved into Book

Double Hawk!

papercraft inspiration example Double Hawk!

Grasshopper

papercraft inspiration example Grasshopper

Windows Display for La Rinascente (Palermo)

papercraft inspiration example Windows display for La rinascente in Palermo

SunCity Castle

papercraft inspiration example SunCity Castle

Escorpion (Scorpion)

papercraft inspiration example Escorpion (Scorpion)

Bull Moose

papercraft inspiration example Bull Moose

Sorrow

papercraft inspiration example Sorrow

Jedi

papercraft inspiration example Jedi

Autumn Wood

papercraft inspiration example Autumn Wood

The Art in Paper Cups

papercraft inspiration example The Art in Paper Cups

Origami – Vase

papercraft inspiration example Origami - Vase

Origami Rabbit

papercraft inspiration example Origami Rabbit

BOS 40th – Exhibition

papercraft inspiration example BOS 40th - Exhibition

Praying Mantis

papercraft inspiration example Praying Mantis (female)

3D Origami – Strawberry Girl and Blueberry Boy

papercraft inspiration example 3D Origami - Strawberry Girl and Blueberry Boy

Ringtailed Lemur

papercraft inspiration example Ringtailed Lemur

Sleipnir

papercraft inspiration example Sleipnir

Optimus Prime

papercraft inspiration example Optimus Prime_3

Aguila Cazando (Hunting eagle)

papercraft inspiration example Aguila cazando (Hunting eagle)

Hippocampus-Romam Diaz

papercraft inspiration example Hippocampus-Romam Diaz

Peacock- Origami

papercraft inspiration example Peacock- Origami

Origami Strawberry Cake

papercraft inspiration example Origami strawberry cake

Origami Anthro Dragon

papercraft inspiration example Origami Anthro Dragon

Origami Beetles

papercraft inspiration example Origami Beetles

Landscape Carved into Book

papercraft inspiration example Landscape Carved into Book

Water Buffalo

papercraft inspiration example Water Buffalo

Origami Roses

papercraft inspiration example Origami roses

Diamond Patterned Swan

papercraft inspiration example Diamond Patterned Swan

Mammoth

papercraft inspiration example Mammoth

Bahamut (Divine Dragon)

papercraft inspiration example Bahamut (Divine Dragon)

La Magic Castle

papercraft inspiration example La Magic Castle

Origami Paper Art

papercraft inspiration example Origami Paper Art

Shachihoko

papercraft inspiration example Shacahihoko

Compound of Five Octahedra & Peacock

papercraft inspiration example Compound of Five Octahedra & Peacock

Michael LaFosse Origami Frog

papercraft inspiration example Michael LaFosse Origami Frog

Origami Lion by Satoshi Kamiya

papercraft inspiration example Origami Lion by Satoshi Kamiya

Whipscorpion

papercraft inspiration example Whipscorpion

Origami Dolphin

papercraft inspiration example Origami Dolphin

Manbearpig

papercraft inspiration example Manbearpig

Expo Inconnu/Unknown

papercraft inspiration example Expo inconnu /Unknown

Orilanders in the Garden of Strawberry Farms

papercraft inspiration example Goblington Kingdom: Orilanders in the Garden of Strawberry Farms