Art Made From Books

Art Made From Books

Altered, Sculpted, Carved, Transformed

eBook - 2013
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Artists around the world have lately been turning to their bookshelves for more than just a good read, opting to cut, paint, carve, stitch or otherwise transform the printed page into whole new beautiful, thought-provoking works of art. Art Made from Books is the definitive guide to this compelling art form, showcasing groundbreaking work by today's most showstopping practitioners. From Su Blackwell's whimsical pop-up landscapes to the stacked-book sculptures of Kylie Stillman, each portfolio celebrates the incredible creative diversity of the medium. A preface by pioneering artist Brian Dettmer and an introduction by design critic Alyson Kuhn round out the collection.
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books LLC, 2013
ISBN: 9781452129464
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc

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SanRafaelStaff_Joan Jul 14, 2016

As an altered book fanatic I latch on to any tomes on the topic. This one has a wealth of ideas for transforming a boring old book into something eye popping.

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joywolf83
Dec 30, 2015

wow. just wow

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