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32st International Origami Convention in Bonn from 13th to 15th May 2022 - Group picture (Photo: Walter Schindler)

33rd International Origami Convention in Erkner, 12-14 May 2023

Dear fellow folders,

We cordially invite you to our 33rd International Origami Convention in Erkner near Berlin.
It will take place at the Bildungszentrum Erkner e.V. from 12th to 14th May 2023.
As special guests we will welcome Christine Blasek (Germany), Leyla Torres (USA) und Michał Kosmulski (Poland).
On page OD Conventions you will find all important information and the registration forms.

We are looking forward to a weekend full of folding with you!

Your board

Information on the lending of books

Our library (Lists of Books and Convention Books) is currently moving. Therefore, the mentioned copies cannot be borrowed for some time. We kindly ask for your understanding and will inform you when the books are available again.

Folding For Ukraine (online), 29 Januar 2023

Information and tickets

FALTIK 2023 - Freiburg, 17-19 March 2023

Pentagon Calendar for 2023

Many thanks for the folding instructions to Stefan Delecat.

Pentagon (large)
Pentagon (small)

Stern für Gabi Horn, Dresden

Diagram by Matthias Eichel

Stern für Gabi Horn

Photo: Matthias Eichel

New Book: Origami - 25 Sterne

by Carmen Sprung
Origami - 25 Sterne
Cover: Carmen Sprung

Further information and ordering at

New Book: Shaping Paper: Breathing Life into Origami

by David Gachepapier (Author) and Dáša Ševerová (Illustrator)
Foto: David Gachepapier

More information at