Although most of the origami world focuses on model-making and the technical aspects, there are some who elevate paper folding to a fine art form. One of my favourite segments was an interview with origami artist Paul Jackson, where he describes how just one fold can lead to many creative options.
He goes on to show his work with organic abstract forms. Although the more representative origami forms done by many of the artists are very impressive, these are closest to my heart! I have included some below. Go to his website to see more.
And here are some wonderful pieces from the artists of Crimp, a group of French paper crumpling artists.vincent floderer
Keep your eyes open for this film on PBS (or buy the DVD). It's wonderful! I am still tingling...