Art of Illusion for Linux is a free, open source 3D modeling and rendering studio. It is written entirely in Java. Many of its capabilities rival those found in commercial programs. Highlights include subdivision surface based modeling tools, skeleton based animation, and a graphical language for designing procedural textures and materials.
What's new in version 2.9.2
Version 2.9.2 has added optimizations to reduce memory use and fixed some bugs.