Origami Heaven

A paperfolding paradise

The website of writer and paperfolding designer David Mitchell

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Catalogue of the Plane Geometry and Fancy Figures Exhibition, 1959
 
This early exhibition of paperfolding was held in New York at the Cooper Union Museum for the Arts and Decoration in 1959.

The catalogue is notable for including a historical introduction by Edward Kallop (which also appeared in 'The Art of Origami' by Samual Randlett, which was published by E P Dutton in New York in 1961).

Edward Kallop was the Associate Curator of Exhibitions at the Cooper Union Museum. The information given in his introduction has been widely repeated in other sources. It is, however, highly questionable in some places.